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.
Norwegian Spirit

New “Norwegian Next” To Upgrade The Fleet With 250 Million Investment

Norwegian Cruise Line have announced a major new "Norwegian NEXT" renovation program to bring all the ships in the fleet inline with the cruise lines newest ship Norwegian Breakaway and Norwegian Getaway.NCL will be...
MSC Armonia

MSC Cruises Renaissance Upgrade Begins With Huge Armonia Block

Just yesterday MSC Cruises new programme to update its Lirica class cruise ships started. The new investment is known as the "Renaissance Programme" and will bring all the latest upgrades to all the ships...
Costa Deliziosa

Costa Deliziosa Stranded In Port Due To Sudden Power Failure

It's being reported that Costa Deliziosa has suffered a sudden power failure and is stranded in Valencia until the problem can bee resolved.A sudden blackout occurred throughout the ship at approximately 6 PM local...
Disney Cruise Ship

Disney Cruise Line Heading Back To Hawaii, West Coast and Galveston

Great news for cruisers who like to cruising with Disney Cruise Line or are planning on a cruise with the popular company. Disney will be making a return to Hawaii, the west coast and...
Grand Celebration

Passenger Medevaced From Bahamas Celebration Cruise Ship

The US Coast Guard has reported that a 56 year old male passenger was medvaced from The Bahamas Celebration cruise ship early Sunday morning (May 18th 2014).The Coats guard was notified of the passenger...
Norwegian Jewel

Norwegian Jewel Completes Two Week Dry Dock

Norwegian Jewel is now all set for business after a two-week dry dock has been completed.The ship will go back to regular service on May 17th 2014 and to the delight of guests will...
Mein Schiff 3

Huge Party Planned For Mein Schiff 3 Christening

German based cruise line TUI Cruises has released details about a party that is being planned for the christening of the upcoming cruise ship Mein Schiff 3.The spacial celebration will be held on the...
Costa Diadema

Costa Diadema To Be Christened In Genoa, Italy In November

Costa Cruises has released some details about the cruise lines up coming cruise ship the Costa Diadema.The large cruise ship will be christened in Genoa, Italy on November 7th 2014. Genoa is the perfect...

Cunard Cruise Ships Sing Happy Birthday To Queen Mary 2

It was just days ago when the MSC Magnifica blasted out a hit song in the Port of Hamburg and now Cunard Lines Queen Elizabeth and Queen Victoria blast out "Happy Birthday" on the...