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 Cruise Ship Funnel

New Carnival Cruise Flexible Finance Option is Launched

Carnival Cruise Line has partnered with UpLift to bring a new flexible finance option to cruisers called Uplift pay Monthly.
Carnival Cruise Line President

Carnival Cruise Line President Visits Hurricane Hit Grand Bahama

Carnival Cruise Line president visited the Hurricane hit Grand Bahama island for a special event, meeting with officials and Carnival's future port.
Costa Firenze Float Out

New Cruise Ship Floats Out at Fincantieri Shipyard

Costa Cruises has celebrated the float out of Costa Firenze which is currently under construction at the Fincantieri shipyard in Italy.
Ovation of the Seas in Alaska

Royal Caribbean Cruise Ships Return to Alaska in 2021

Royal Caribbean has announced its Alaska sailings for the 2021-22 season and cruise ships will make a return to the region.
MSC World Cruise

117-Day Bucket List World Cruise Opens for Bookings

MSC Cruises has opened up bookings for its 117-day bucket list world cruise which includes calls at 43 destinations across 24 countries.
Oasis of the Seas Dry Dock

Huge Slides Installed During Oasis of the Seas Dry Dock

Royal Caribbean has released some new photos of the huge new slides being installed on Oasis of the Seas during dry dock.
Paul Gauguin

Cruise Line Announces Two-Week Sale Including Tahiti and Bora Bora

Paul Gauguin Cruises has announced a two-week sale which includes cruises to tahiti and Bora Bora. Here's everything you need to know.
Norwegian Star Cruise Ship

Norwegian Cruise Ship Suffers Mechanical Issues and Cancels Ports

Norwegian Star is suffering from mechanical issues and as a result, has canceled ports of calls in the Mediterranean.
Explorer of the Seas in Southampton

Intense Storms Impact Two Royal Caribbean Cruise Ship Sailings

Explorer of the Seas has been forced to make changes due to intense storms that are impacting the United Kingdom and beyond.