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.
JoCo Cruise

DAY 2: Greg Benson Cruising On Royal Caribbean

Here is the second video popular vlogger and you tuber Greg Benson has posted. The video continues showing what he's been up to while onboard the Independence of the Seas on the JoCo Cruise...
Carnival Care Center

Carnival Opens Health Facility At Headquarters

Carnival Cruise Lines is leading the way for looking after it's employees health. The worlds leading cruise line has just opened up a health facility dedicated to its employees. The new facility is in Carnivals...

Queen Victoria Cruise Ship Makes Major Milestone

Just in case you missed the news, just days ago the Queen Victoria cruise ship which is part of Cunard Line made a major milestone. The large ship arrived at the British port of Liverpool...
Fred Olsen Ship

Fred Olsen Cruises And Saga Cruises Make Partnership

Fred Olsen Cruises and Saga Holiday have made a partnership where Saga will promote and sell Fred Olsen sailings. The new partnership was announced yesterday and will affect all the ships in the Fred...
Hurricane Amanda

Hurricane Amanda Weakens To Tropical Depression

The Eastern Pacific very first Hurricane of the 2014 season has now weakened to a tropical depression. Hurricane Amanda become a very strong category 4 storm far from the Mexican mainland in the Pacific ocean....
Independence of the Seas

British Boy Still In Critical Condition After Drowning On Independence of the Seas

A 6-year-old British boy who was cruising aboard Royal Caribbeans Independence of the Seas is still in a critical condition in Hospital after almost drowning in the ships swimming pool yesterday (May 27th 2014). The...
Hurricane Amanda

First Hurricane Of 2014 Strengthens Off West Coast Of Mexico

Hurricane season has begun and the first Hurricane is now official. Hurricane Amanda has formed over a hundred miles from the western coast of mainland Mexico. Hurricane Amanda is now a category 4 which is...
Mein Schiff 3

TUI Cruises Takes Delivery Of New Mein Schiff 3 Cruise Ship

Today the German based cruise operator TUI Cruises has taken delivery of the Mein Schiff 3 which is a  new generation of cruise ship. STX Finland delivered the new class cruise ship Mein Schiff 3...
Carnival Miracle

New Deployments For Two Carnival Spirit Class Ships

Carnival Cruise Lines has announced some changes to Spirit class vessels for the cruise lines West Coats operations. Carnival Miracle will sail all year round seven-day sailings from Long Beach California. the ship will sail...