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.

Exploring the Abyss – How Deep Is the Titanic?

If you have wondered, “How deep is the Titanic?”, we have the answers. Read on to learn more about the final resting place of this famous ocean liner.

Are Cruises Safe? What You Really Need to Know

Ever wondered how safe are cruise ships? Our guide explains everything you need to know! From regulations to safety statistics, we cover it all.

Exploring the Bow of a Ship: Anatomy and Function

Since it's at the front, the bow of a ship tends to capture attention more than any other area. Here's our complete guide to the bow of a cruise ship.

54 Things to Do in Miami, Florida for Cruise Passengers

If your next cruise is stopping in Miami, FL, discover the best things the city has to offer with these 54 unforgettable things to do in Miami.

What Is a Nautical Mile and Why Are They Used?

Have you ever asked yourself, what is a nautical mile? If so, you are not alone. This guide will explain everything cruise passengers should know.

All-Inclusive Cruises: What You Need to Know

All-inclusive cruises can provide a more luxurious and carefree experience than a non-inclusive cruise. Learn why they're becoming the go-to option for cruisers.

Where Did the Titanic Sink? – The Deep Sea Mystery

If you've ever wondered where did the Titanic sink, we have the answers! Learn why and where it sank, plus more interesting facts about its sinking.

Coast Guard Searches for Crew Member Overboard Cruise Ship

Search underway for an overboard crew member from the German-based AIDAperla cruise ship in the English Channel.

Beneath the Surface: Exploring the Cruise Ship Hull

The cruise ship hull may be one of the most overlooked areas of the ship, but it serves a vital purpose. Here is our full guide to cruise ship hulls.
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