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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.
Lifeguards

Disney Cruise Line Adding Lifeguards To All Ships

It's being reported that Disney Cruise Line has started adding lifeguards to its cruise ships. Lifeguards have already been added to the Disney Dream and Magic since September this year. The other ships in...
Royal Princess Show

Royal Princess Arrives At Fort Lauderdale For Very First Time

Princess Cruises newest cruise ship the Royal Princess has arrived at Fort Lauderdale in Florida with a special welcome. The ship sailed across the Atlantic from its inaugural season in Europe. Princess Cruises Ambassador...
Storm

Massive UK Storm Stops Cruise Ship From Leaving Port

Update - Oct 29th 2013 The Crown Princess is now back sailing but the itinerary has been changed. The ship is sailing towards Lisbon, Portugal where it will arrive on Wednesday. The ship will have...
Aida Cruise Ship

Two Aida Cruise Ships To Homeport In Tampa

The Tampa Port Authority has announced that two Aida cruise ships will use Tampa as a homeport. In 2014-2015 the Aidavita will be the first ship sailing out of the port. Then in 2015-2016...
Maria Grazia Trecarichi

Human Remains Confirmed As Costa Concordia Passenger

Authorities have now confirmed and identified the remains found at the Costa Concordia wreck which were found earlier this month. It's being reported that the remains are of the missing Italian passenger known as Maria...
Costa Victoria Ship

Costa Victoria To Debut In Singapore After Upgrade

Costa Cruises will debut the Costa Victoria cruise ship in Singapore after it's $18 Million dry dock upgrade. The new look ship will sail out of the Asian port on November 11th for the...
Quantum of the Seas Ship

Quantum of the Seas Construction Taking Shape

Royal Caribbean have released a video showing how the cruise lines upcoming ship the Quantum of the Seas is taking shape. The new class ship is still in its early stages of construction at...
Westerdam Cruise Ship

Westerdam Cruise Ship Delayed By Hurricane Raymond

The Westerdam cruise ship which is operated by Holland America Line has been delayed due to Hurricane Raymond. The cruise line decided to keep Westerdam in the port of Puerto Vallarta, Mexico for an...
Carnival Conquest Ship

Crew Member Dies On Carnival Conquest In New Orleans

It's being reported that a crew member has sadly been killed while working on the Carnival Conquest cruise ship. The ship was docked at it's home port of New Orleans when the accident happened. The crew...