Industrial herritage sails as classical luxurious cruise ship
Build in 1930 by shipyard Boot in Leiden, Netherlands and named 'de Adelaar' (Eagle)
It was one of the first freight ships with a build-in engine, the model name is 'luxe motor'. The ship has been sold a few times and changed names several times as well. The last years as a freighter it sailed with the name 'Frisica 2'.
The main transported cargo was sand & stones through the Netherlands & Germany.
A new future for this ship was disigned in 2001: Cruise ship Merlijn the magic of water