Authors Posts by Emrys Thakkar

Emrys Thakkar

Founder and Editor of Cruise Hive which has been online since 2008. Worked on Carnival ships for 8 years and have an insight into cruising from a passenger and a crew members perspective. Dedicated to bringing cruisers the latest industry news and informative articles.
Carnival Horizon Lido Deck

New Carnival Cruise Ship Medallion Prizes Rolling Out

New Carnival cruise ship medallions are rolling out across the fleet as new prizes.
Aidanova Artwork

Largest Ever Carnival-Owned Cruise Ship to Float Out

The largest ever Carnival-owned cruise ship for the German market is scheduled to float out as a whole for the very first time at the Meyer Werft shipyard in Papenburg, Germany.
Oasis of the Seas Navigates in St. Thomas

Here’s How a Huge Cruise Ship Navigates a Narrow Port

Royal Caribbean shows us how it's really done with Oasis of the Seas, one of the world's largest cruise ships with an arrival into St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands.
Cunard Queens Meet Red Arrows

3 British Cruise Ships Given Epic Send-off

Three of the most iconic British cruise ships sailing for Cunard Line all met just days ago in Southampton, UK.
Carnival Horizon in Port

Crew Member Lost From Carnival Horizon

We are sad to post that the crew of Carnival Horizon has lost a fellow team member.
Carnival Horizon Aft

Newest Carnival Cruise Ship Hit With Technical Issues

Carnival Horizon which is the newest ship in the fleet is currently suffering from technical issues and canceled a call in Amber Cove.
Oceania Cruise Ships

Cruise Line to Invest in Dramatic Re-Inspiration of Four Ships

Oceania Cruises which is a luxury cruise line will invest $100 Million to dramatically re-inspire four cruise ships.
10 Items You Never Thought To Take on a Cruise

10 Items You Never Thought To Take on a Cruise

We've dug deep and found these items which you might have never thought to take on a cruise vacation. They should be on your packing list!
Places On A Carnival Cruise Ship For Crew Members Only

Places On A Carnival Cruise Ship For Crew Members Only

If you want to know where all the crew members hang out then you'll want to take a look here. The crew bar is just one of many places which are popular on a Carnival cruise ship.