Tuesday’s Shot of Bourbon Trivia

During Prohibition, “cruises to nowhere” were a way to circumvent the ban on alcohol. Ships would sail out to international waters and then circle while patrons onboard¬†imbibed (sort of the opposite of today’s casino “boats” that never leave the dock, eh?).¬†These “booze cruises” helped to launch the luxury cruise industry.

Source: Uncommon Goods

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