In the video, you see a ton of passenger hands on deck as the ship eases through. There were over 1,200 passengers on the ship in total. According to Metro, passengers were able to touch the sides at some points.
In order to accomplish the feat, the ship navigators required help from a small tug boat. This ship was the largest to ever successfully pass through the canal.
"This is such an exciting sailing and tremendous milestone in Fred Olsen’s 171-year history, and we are thrilled to have been able to share it with our guests," said Clare Ward an operator of Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines, in a press release.
And writers everywhere thank you, Clare Ward, for giving us the bravery to work as close to our deadlines as possible.