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 Vista in Galveston, Texas

Carnival Vista to Return to Service Earlier Than Expected

Carnival Vista which is currently undergoing a first of its kind floating dry dock in Freeport Bahamas will return to service earlier than expected.
Harmony of the Seas Docked in San Juan

Second Royal Caribbean Cruise Ship Cancels Call to San Juan

Royal Caribbean has now canceled the scheduled call to San Juan, Puerto Rico today for Harmony of the Seas due to ongoing unrest.
Empress of the Seas Cruise Ship

Royal Caribbean Cruise Ship Cancels Port of Call Due to Violent Protests

Empress of the Seas which is operated by Royal Caribbean has canceled a call at San Juan, Puerto Rico due to violent protests.
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250 Million Words Read by Young Carnival Cruise Line Guests

Young Carnival cruisers have read an impressive 250 million words as part of Dr. Seuss Word Challenge across 26 Carnival cruise ships.
Sky Princess Rendering

Cruise Line Reveals World’s First Digitally Enhanced Escape Room

Princess Cruises has revealed the world's first digitally enhanced escape room experience. The new feature will debut on two new Princess cruise ships.
Caribbean Hurricane Storm

Tropical Storm Barry Impacts Multiple Carnival Cruise Line Itineraries (Updated)

Now in this updated post, Barry has weakened to a Tropical Storm and some good news for cruisers.
Carnival Vista Floating Dry Dock

Carnival Vista Arrives to Begin First-Ever Floating Dry Dock

Carnival Vista has arrived in Freeport, Bahamas to begin the first-ever floating dry dock at the Grand Bahama Shipyard.
Carnival Horizon Weather

Carnival Cruise Line Issues Update on Tropical Storm Barry

Carnival Cruise Line has issued an update on the developments of Tropical Storm Barry and how the soon to be Hurricane could impact further itineraries.
MS Roald Amundsen Cruise Ship

World’s First Battery Powered Cruise Ship to be Named in Antarctica

The world's first hybrid electric-powered cruise ship will be the world's first ever to be christened in Antarctica!