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 Cruise Line Ceases All Calls to Cuba

Norwegian Cruise Line has detailed how the U.S. travel ban will impact its itineraries and what's being offered to guests.
MSC Cruise Ship in Port

Another Cruise Canceled After Ship Crashed in Venice

MSC Opera which crashed into a smaller river vessel and a dock in Venice, Italy last week still remains in port due to an investigation.
MSC Opera in Havana, Cuba

MSC Cruises Updates Itineraries Due to U.S. Cuba Travel Ban

MSC Cruises has detailed how the U.S. Cuba travel ban is impacting its operations and how guests are being compensated.
Scarlet Lady Virgin Cruise Ship

Virgin Voyages to Announce Cuba Replacement Next Week

Virgin Voyages just like other cruise lines is scrambling to make adjustments and itinerary changes due to the U.S. Cuban ban which is already in effect.
Carnival Paradise In Havana, Cuba

Carnival Cruise Line Cancels Calls To Cuba Due to Travel Ban

Due to the U.S. travel ban to Cuba which went into force today Carnival Cruise Line has canceled all visits to the country.
Royal Caribbean Cruise Ship in Cuba

Royal Caribbean is First Cruise Line to Cancel Visits to Cuba

Royal Caribbean has become the first cruise line to take action in response to the new U.S. Cuba travel ban.
Cuba Cruise Ship

Cruise Lines React to U.S. Cuba Travel Ban

The cruise industry is watching how the U.S. travel ban to Cuba will impact them. So far it's not yet known how this will impact upcoming cruises to Cuba.
Spectrum of the Seas Naming Ceremony in China

First Quantum Ultra Class Ship Debuts In China

The first ever Quantum Ultra class cruise ship from Royal Caribbean has been christened and made its debut in China.
MSC Opera in Port

MSC Cruise Ship Remains in Port After Crashing Into Dock and Smaller Vessel

MSC Opera remains in port at Venice, Italy since crashing into the dock and a smaller river vessel on the morning of June 2.