Golden Gate Bridge

View of San Francisco Golden Gate Bridge from a helicopter (credit: JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)

Best Helicopter Tours In The Bay Area

San Francisco Bay Area helicopter business offer a variety of tour options, including trips to see the area’s most treasured landmarks to the incomparable California Wine Country.

to the California Wine Country

08/22/2015

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Alcatraz, Golden Gate Bridge Take Top Spots As Most Popular U.S. Landmarks

Two San Francisco landmarks took the top two spots in the 2015 TripAdvisor’s Travelers Choice awards for U.S. landmarks, TripAdvisor officials said.

08/09/2015

Kim Chambers

She Made It! First Woman Swims From Farallon Islands To The Golden Gate Bridge

Kim Chambers of San Francisco completed her historic swim from the Farallon Islands to the Golden Gate Bridge just after 5 p.m., Saturday. Until now, the cold shark-infested, 30-mile swim had only been done by men.

08/08/2015

Kim Chambers

San Francisco Swimmer Tries To Become First Woman To Swim From Farallon Islands To Golden Gate Bridge

A swimmer from San Francisco was on her way Saturday to become the first woman to swim from the Farallon Islands to the Golden Gate Bridge.

08/08/2015

Swimmer Kim Chambers, who attempted a swim from the Farallon Islands to San Francisco on August 7, 2015. (CBS)

Braving Shark-Infested Waters, Woman Attempts Swim From Farallon Islands To Golden Gate Bridge

A San Francisco swimmer is trying to do something no woman has ever done before, braving shark-infested waters to swim from the Farallon Islands to San Francisco.

08/07/2015

Simon Dominguez. (CBS)

Great White Sharks In Water Force Swimmer To Abort Golden Gate Bridge To Farallon Islands Attempt

A Bay Area man had to stop his quest to be the first to swim from the Golden Gate Bridge to the Farallon Islands due to Great White sharks in the water.

07/29/2015

A look at the Presidio Parkway hours before it was scheduled to open to traffic. (CBS)

New Presidio Parkway Reopens Hours Ahead Of Schedule

The new Presidio Parkway in San Francisco reopened moments after 9 p.m. Sunday night, nearly eight hours ahead of schedule.

07/12/2015

Tunnels under construction near completion at the Presidio Parkway project. (CBS)

Ferries More Jammed Than Freeways On First Day Of Presidio Parkway Shutdown

The first boat left Larkspur Friday at 5:45 a.m. and it carried 285 passengers compared to the normal 128-passenger Friday ridership following the closure of the main route between the Golden Gate Bridge and downtown San Francisco.

07/10/2015

Red lines indicate the planned Presidio Parkway closure set for this weekend (CBS)

‘It Could Be A Mess’ – Drivers Warned To Brace For Presidio Parkway Shutdown This Weekend

Doyle Drive, San Francisco’s historic access road to the Golden Gate Bridge, will be closed to traffic as crews work on the new Presidio Parkway from Thursday until next Monday.

07/08/2015

Protesters

Parents Protest Against Vaccine Law At Golden Gate Bridge; Vow To Overturn It In 2016

Over a hundred parents with their children marched across the Golden Gate Bridge to protest California’s new mandatory vaccine law.

07/03/2015

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