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The Ever Given, Fresh From Suez, Becomes a Tourist Attraction
Wall Street Journal ^ | July 30, 2021 | Benoit Faucon

Posted on 07/31/2021 6:23:37 AM PDT by C210N

ROTTERDAM, Netherlands—The Ever Given, the 1,300-foot container ship that became an internet meme after getting stuck in the Suez Canal, is now facing a new type of celebrity: tourist destination.

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TOPICS: Business/Economy; Culture/Society; News/Current Events
KEYWORDS: evergiven; evergreen; h3rc

1 posted on 07/31/2021 6:23:37 AM PDT by C210N
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To: C210N

Now the Port of Rotterdam is offering 90-minute ferry rides past the vast container ship as it sits at the dock and unloads some of its approx. 18,000 containers, before setting sail for the UK.

Gawking at the hulking vessel will set people back €10.95 ($13) and gives onlookers the rare opportunity to enjoy one of the world’s most meme-tastic ships (since Boaty McBoatface), up close.


2 posted on 07/31/2021 6:37:02 AM PDT by C210N (You can trust government or you can understand history. But you CANNOT do both)
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To: Whenifhow; null and void; aragorn; EnigmaticAnomaly; kalee; Kale; AZ .44 MAG; Baynative; bgill; ...

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3 posted on 07/31/2021 7:28:41 AM PDT by bitt (<img src=' 'width=500>)
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To: C210N

P. T. Barnum lives.


4 posted on 07/31/2021 8:03:09 AM PDT by bgill (Which came first, the vax or the virus?)
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