Tour Buses

Double-Decker Bus Fire

Double-Decker Tour Bus Catches Fire In Upper Haight; No Injuries Reported

Witnesses say flames from the burning bus could be seen from several blocks away.


Sausalito Creates New Rules For Tour Buses

Residents of Sausalito are concerned that the influx of tour buses has created a safety issue and now the city is about to impose some new rules for popular tourist destination.


'Painted Ladies' of Alamo Square (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Tour Buses Banned Around San Francisco’s Famous ‘Painted Ladies’

The neighborhood is best known for the famed Painted Ladies, one of the top tourist attractions in San Francisco.


Pedestrians carry shopping bags as they walk through the Union Square shopping district San Francisco. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

About The Bay: Taking On Tour Buses In San Francisco’s Union Square

A crowded summer for tourists and traffic in downtown San Francisco has caused a crackdown on tour buses that clog the streets.


The Painted Ladies in Alamo Square (Wikipedia)

Proposal To Charge Tour Buses In San Francisco’s Alamo Square

The parade of tour buses bringing visitors to see San Francisco’s famous Painted Ladies houses remain a headache for some locals who say they clog the streets and disturb the peace.