Articles tagged “ferries”

New York Launches Ferry Service to Better Connect the Boroughs

New York Launches Ferry Service to Better Connect the Boroughs

Associated Press

This new ferry service could end up helping tourists as much as locals. Not only can it relieve some pressure on overcrowded trains and buses, but tourists love views of the city and everyone wants a more pleasant trip to Rockaway Beach in Queens in the summer.

2 years ago

Hawaiian Low-Cost Airlines Are Killing Molokai’s Ferry Service

Hawaiian Low-Cost Airlines Are Killing Molokai’s Ferry Service

Eileen Chao, Associated Press

If nothing else this demonstrates the difficulty of competing in the marketplace when your competitor plays by different rules than you have to.

4 years ago

Hawaii Has Yet to Give Up on an Inter-Island Ferry System

Hawaii Has Yet to Give Up on an Inter-Island Ferry System

Cathy Bussewitz, Associated Press

Hawaii needs a smarter method of inter-island transport. Someone should guilt Lanai, Hawaii owner Larry Ellison into making it happen.

4 years ago

Nearly 300 Feared Dead in South Korean Tourist Ferry Disaster

5 years ago