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Emrys Thakkar

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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 Escape

Norwegian Cruise Line Releases Norwegian Escape Stateroom Renderings

Now that Norwegian Getaway has launched and sailing year round from Miami, Florida attention shifts towards the cruise lines next upcoming cruise ship. NCL have released images of what the Norwegian Escape staterooms will...
Ships

Ways To Not Miss Your Cruise Ship Departure

It's pretty common on cruise ships at just about every port of call! Passengers being late to get back on board or missing the ships departure all together.
MSC Divina

Record Cruise Bookings For MSC Cruises

Yesterday MSC Cruises announced record bookings for the past 30 days. The amount of travelers on MSC ships was 208,262 which is a record amount for the European based cruise line.Some of the most...
Marco Polo

Freak Wave Hits Cruise Ship Killing 1 Passenger

Cruise Hive is sad to report that an 85-year-old male passenger has been killed from a large freak wave that hit the Marco Pol cruise ship while it was sailing through the English Channel.It's...
Queen Victoria Cruise Ship

Queen Victoria Cruise Ship Threatened By Argentina

It's being reported that while the Queen Victoria was making a port stop in Buenos Aires, Argentina the Cunard ship was threatened for flying the traditional red ensign flag.The red ensign flag other wise known...
Star Cruises

Star Cruises Orders Another Huge 150,000 Ton Cruise Ship

Asia's largest cruise line Star Cruises has ordered a second 150,000 ton cruise ship which will be purpose-built for the Asian market. This will be the second of two ships now to be built...
Costa Diadema

Upcoming Flagship Costa Diadema Inaugural Sailings Announced

Costa Cruises new upcoming ship the Costa Diadema has had its inaugural voyage announced. The ship is currently being built-in Italy and will be delivered to the Italian cruise line on October 20th 2014.The...
Anthem of the Seas

Anthem of the Seas Bookings And More Ships To Sail Europe In 2015

Royal Caribbean announced yesterday that the second ship in the Quantum class Anthem of the Seas will be joined by two other ships in the summer of 2015.Anthem of the Seas will make its...
Black Watch Cruise Ship

British Cruise Ship Has Technical Problems And Tragedy

The British cruise ship Black Watch which is operated by Fred Olsen Cruise Lines has had a new problem which is now one of many. The 28,613 ton ship was forced to stop and anchor...