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 Radiance Rendering

Carnival Victory to be Transformed into Carnival Radiance

Carnival Cruise Line has announced that Carnival Victory will be transformed into Carnival Radiance during a huge dry dock in Spain in 2020.
A Simple Guide on Carnival Ships by Size

A Simple Guide on Carnival Ships by Size

A list of all Carnival ships by size covering the different class Carnival cruise ships, tonnage and the largest ship down to the smallest.
Cruise Dry Dock

Carnival Cruise Ship Dry Dock Underway in Freeport, Bahamas

Carnival Sunshine is undergoing a dry dock at the Grand Bahama Shipyard in Freeport, Bahamas. The ship is being updated over two weeks.
MSC Armonia in Havana, Cuba

Another MSC Cruise Ship to Begin Sailing from Miami

MSC Cruises will soon be basing another cruise ship at PortMiami starting in December 2018. MSC Armonia will begin Caribbean cruises which will include a call in Havana, Cuba.
Carnival Horizon Havana Pool

Carnival Allows Havana Bar and Pool Access to Grand Suite Guests

Carnival Cruise Line is now allowing access to the Havana Bar and Pool area for Grand Suite and Penthouse guests.
MSC Cruise Ship Arial

Another Cruise Line is Eliminating Single-Use Plastics

MSC Cruises has joined the list of cruise lines which are eliminating single-use plastics on all ships.
Carnival Dream in the Caribbean

Carnival Cruise Line 48-Hour Sale Offers Onboard Credit

Carnival Cruise Line is currently running a 48-hour sale on short cruises and cruisers can receive $50 onboard credit.
Cruise Ship Storm

How Royal Caribbean is Being Affected by Hurricane Michael

Several cruise lines have already been impacted by changing ship itineraries including Royal Caribbean due to Hurricane Michael.
Category 4 Hurricane Michael

Hurricane Michael a Major Threat, Cruise Lines Keep Track

As Hurricane Michael begins to pound the Florida panhandle cruise lines are monitoring developments. There could be further impacts to ship itineraries and ports as the storm continues north through the U.S. east coast.