Astoria 2019

Shetland welcomed the first cruise ship for the 2019 season to Lerwick on Wednesday 20th March 2019. The Astoria made the first of two visits for March and arrived at around midday from Torshavn in the Faroe Islands on route to Kirkwall.

The passengers from the Astoria enjoyed visits to the volcanic Eshaness Cliffs in the North and also Jarlshof, which is one of Europes most significant Archaeological sites in the South. Other places of interest are Scalloway Museum and Castle and one of Shetlands local pony breeders.