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water taxi

n.
A ferryboat that takes passengers to a variety of possible destinations instead of operating over a fixed route.

wa′ter tax′i


n.
a motorboat that transports passengers, as between waterfront resorts or communities, for a fare.
[1925–30]
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Summary: Inspections covered abras, water taxi, ferry, safety equipment operators and passengers
Summary: New Delhi [India], June 26 (ANI): Minister of State for Shipping, Mansukh Mandaviya on Wednesday inspected the Sonia Vihar site for proposed Yamuna Water Taxi Project of Inland Waterways Authority of India (IWAI) here said that the project will boost tourism in a sustainable way and reduce traffic congestion in the city.
A WATER taxi service between Arcapita building in Bahrain Bay and The Avenues Bahrain was launched yesterday.
There are also plans to look at potential routes for the proposed water taxi services, he added.
The expanded park will also enlarge the dock access facility from a single water taxi drop-off to a marina facility for the water taxi and for the public.
OKLAHOMA CITY Boathouse Foundation Executive Director Mike Knopp and Bricktown Water Taxi General Manager Chad Huntington have been talking for several years about connecting their two areas.
Mohamed said that the TransportationMinistry has already activated its plans for boosting Nile transportation two year ago, adding, "There are two licensed private sector companies that are working in this activity right now, which areNile Taxi and Water Taxi.The companies have their expansion plans."
MANCHESTER'S water taxi service has run aground after two years, blaming the region's transport authority for failing to get behind it.
Schedules and stops for Phnom Penh's new water taxi service are now available online and the service will continue uninterrupted through the Khmer New Year holiday, according to the Ministry of Public Works and Transport.
Traditional Venetian pizza June, 2015 -- Mai Abdallah After two complete days in this unique city, it was time to leave; however, there was still one more exotic experience to try: the water taxi. We learned from the beginning that crossing the numerous bridges or "pontes" of Venice with baggage is not the best option, so we called a water taxi.
EVERTON fans could be able to travel to the club's new stadium by water taxi under new proposals.