“Albatros” cruise ship at the port of Souda

“Albatros” cruise ship arrived at the Port of Souda, early on Saturday morning, carrying more than 700 passengers and more than 330 crew members.

MS Albatros is a cruise ship, operated by the Germany-based travel agency Phoenix Reisen.

It was built in 1973 by Wärtsilä Helsinki New Shipyard, Finland for Royal Viking Line as Royal Viking Sea, and has also sailed under the names Royal Odyssey, Norwegian Star, and Crown.

It is the second Albatros.