The Container Ship Tourism Industry | Atlas Obscura

Robert Rieffel was strolling with his wife and friends along River Street in Savannah, Georgia, a touristy corridor filled with trinket shops and restaurants, when he suddenly heard “this big brooooooooooo,” he says, imitating the sound of a ship’s horn. An enormous cargo ship was sailing up the river, one of many that travel international routes delivering everything from kitty litter to cars to clothes in massive stacks of metal shipping containers. Rieffel was captivated.

via The Container Ship Tourism Industry | Atlas Obscura.

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One comment on “The Container Ship Tourism Industry | Atlas Obscura

  1. I found that quite interesting but am not tempted.

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