Emrys Thakkar

The founder of Cruise Hive which was established in 2008 as one of the earliest cruise blogs in the industry. Emrys has been reporting on the latest cruise industry news since the site first launched. Expert insights and tips featured on a number of publications including The Express, Business Insider, and more. Worked for Carnival Cruise Line for 8 years and is well and truly dedicated to cruising! Has also been on a number of cruises so can offer an insight into the industry that many will not be able to do. What's even more impressive is that Emrys has traveled the world by visiting more than 34 countries, lived in China for 8 years, and cruised the Caribbean, Baltic, Mediterranean, Asia, and Europe. Find out more about us here.

Aruba Cruise Port: Piers, Getting Around and What’s Nearby

Taking a cruise trip to Aruba soon? You need to read our complete guide to the Aruba Cruise Port. Learn about the port and things to do in the area.

Grand Turk Cruise Port: Pier, Facilities and What’s Nearby

Does your upcoming cruise visit the Turks and Caicos Islands? You’ll want to know all about the Grand Turk Cruise Port. This guide has you covered!

Puerto Vallarta Cruise Port: Piers, Getting Around and What’s Nearby

If you are going on a Mexican Riviera cruise, you might visit the Puerto Vallarta Cruise Port, so here's what you need to know!

Tampa Cruise Port: Terminals, Transportation, What’s Nearby

Is your cruise ship departing from Florida? There’s a good chance you’ll join it at Tampa Cruise Port. Learn about the port and more with this guide.

St. Kitts Cruise Port: Piers, Getting Around, What’s Nearby

Taking a cruise that stops in St. Kitts and Nevis? You'll be visiting the St Kitts Cruise Port. Learn all about it and more with this complete guide.

Los Angeles Cruise Port: Terminals, Getting Around, What’s Nearby

Stopping at the Los Angeles Cruise Port soon? Learn everything you need to know about the port and discover the best things to do in the area!

Ketchikan Cruise Port: Piers, What to Do and Getting Around

If you're taking an Alaska cruise, you might just stop at Ketchikan Cruise Port. Learn about the port and surrounding area with this complete guide.

Seattle Cruise Port: Terminals, Transportation and What’s Nearby

Are you going to be visiting the Seattle Cruise Port for your cruise departure? Here are details on terminals, what's nearby and transportation.

When Is the Best Time to Buy a Royal Caribbean Drink Package?

Wondering about the best time to buy Royal Caribbean drink packages? We've got you covered! We will explain how to save money and get the best deal.
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