By Sarah Newton-John • 28 March 2023 • 10:49
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The eatery apparently never opened for business and was currently unused. It was put up for sale at €423,000 in September last year.
Owners of the boat, which was shaped a bit like a whale, initially wanted to moor it on the Moskva River, Moscow, but the project wasn’t agreed so it was moved to St Petersburg in 2018.
A Twitter user said: ”’I remember this thing, passed by. But it’s probably for the best, it somehow looked ugly.”
Another user said: “Highly symbolic. The whole miserable, dysfunctional country has capsized.”
Meanwhile, a different user showed remorse, adding: ‘Wow. All this time I was admiring it. Beautiful.’
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