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10 Great Local Coffee Shops to Visit in Seattle

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October 8, 2018

10 Great Local Coffee Shops to Visit in Seattle

When you think of famous green faces, a few might come to mind: Frankenstein, The Wicked Witch of the West, and… the Starbucks siren! Seattle’s coffee has been made world-famous by this much loved brand (along with a few others like Tully’s and Seattle’s Best). What you may not know is that coffee culture has since become extremely important in the daily grind (get it? Coffee pun?) of Seattleites. You can hardly walk a...

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Visiting Seattle in the Fall

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September 27, 2018

Visiting Seattle in the Fall

The weather is getting cooler, students are back in school, and the leaves are changing color- which can only mean it’s finally fall in Seattle! We’re open year-round and love to show off our city in all of its seasons, and want to let you in on why fall is a great time of year for a Duck Tour and city visit. It’s less crowded with tourists after the summer rush, it’s perfect for...

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Critique By Kids

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July 27, 2018

Critique By Kids

Ride the Ducks is proud to partner with Critique by Kids – a new website offering reviews of places, people and things that kids love! Critique By Kids offers viewers a unique view and perspective on the best family-friendly places to go and travel to, through the eyes of kids! You could gain valuable information to help you plan your next family trip and when you register, you can earn points for fun rewards!...

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Central Library: Seattle’s Most Insta-Worthy Spots

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April 4, 2018

Central Library: Seattle’s Most Insta-Worthy Spots

#seattle #pnw #seattlelife #instagoals | Photo by @msheatherwildeThere’s no denying that Seattle’s unwavering beauty and eccentric quirks create the perfect recipe for impressive Instagram photo opportunities. From famous landmarks, to mouthwatering restaurants, to awe-inspiring public art, Seattle is a photographer’s dream come true! Whether you’re visiting the Emerald City for the first time or you’re a born-and-raised local, we’ve got the list for ultimate IG inspiration as a 10-part blog series! We’ve shown you...

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Duck Diaries: Volume VI

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March 5, 2018

Duck Diaries: Volume VI

Tour Guides at Ride the Ducks are incredible at their jobs not only because they’re passionate about entertaining all of you, but they truly love the city of Seattle—really, they just can’t get enough! Our Guides are always exploring and constantly on the look-out for new and exciting tidbits to share on their tours. In this enlightening blog series we call Duck Diaries, prepare to follow our Wacky Tour Guide’s adventures and experiences around...

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Design A Duck Contest

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February 1, 2018

Design A Duck Contest

Despite the on-and-off gray skies, Seattle itself is much the opposite of gray! The city is full of life, fun experiences, and color–so we wanted to reflect that in our DUKW fleet! Last spring, we began painting our Ducks different colors. Check ’em out! There are several more in the works, but now we need YOUR help! We thought it would be fun to take suggestions from our fans in the form of a...

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Kerry Park: Seattle’s Most Insta-Worthy Spots

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January 17, 2018

Kerry Park: Seattle’s Most Insta-Worthy Spots

#seattle #pnw #seattlelife #instagoals | Photo by @msheatherwildeThere’s no denying that Seattle’s unwavering beauty and eccentric quirks create the perfect recipe for impressive Instagram photo opportunities. From famous landmarks, to mouthwatering restaurants, to awe-inspiring public art, Seattle is a photographer’s dream come true! Whether you’re visiting the Emerald City for the first time or you’re a born-and-raised local, we’ve got the list for ultimate IG inspiration as a 10-part blog series! We’ve shown you...

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Duck Diaries: Volume V – Chihuly Garden and Glass

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January 5, 2018

Duck Diaries: Volume V – Chihuly Garden and Glass

Tour Guides at Ride the Ducks are incredible at their jobs not only because they’re passionate about entertaining all of you, but they truly love the city of Seattle—really, they just can’t get enough! Our Guides are always exploring and constantly on the look-out for new and exciting tidbits to share on their tours. In this enlightening blog series we call Duck Diaries, prepare to follow our Wacky Tour Guide’s adventures and experiences around...

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Holiday Happenings in Seattle 2017

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December 12, 2017

Holiday Happenings in Seattle 2017

What’s Happening This Season? Winterfest 2017 November 24, 2017 – January 1, 2018 Armory Main Level, Fisher Pavilion, Fisher Pavilion Apron, International Fountain ONGOING EVENTS: • WINTER TRAIN & VILLAGE Explore a turn-of-the-century town at the festive Winter Train and Village display. Nov. 24 – Dec. 31, 10am – 6pm Seattle Center Armory • WINTERFEST ICE RINK Chill out with the family at the Winterfest Ice Rink. Nov. 24 – Jan. 1, 2018 –...

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Capitol Hill: Seattle’s Most Insta-Worthy Spots

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December 7, 2017

Capitol Hill: Seattle’s Most Insta-Worthy Spots

#seattle #pnw #seattlelife #instagoals | Photo by @msheatherwildeThere’s no denying that Seattle’s unwavering beauty and eccentric quirks create the perfect recipe for impressive Instagram photo opportunities. From famous landmarks, to mouthwatering restaurants, to awe-inspiring public art, Seattle is a photographer’s dream come true! Whether you’re visiting the Emerald City for the first time or you’re a born-and-raised local, we’ve got the list for ultimate IG inspiration as a 10-part blog series! You’ve already seen...

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