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 member's perspective. Dedicated to bringing cruisers the latest industry news and informative articles. Find out more about us here.

Costa Cruises New Flagship Costa Diadema Leaves Marghera Shipyard

Yesterday while the cruise industry was going crazy about Royal Caribbeans Quantum of the Seas there was another large vessel also gearing up to enter service.

Carnival Cruise Lines CEO Gerry Cahill Will Retire End Of November

Carnival Cruise Lines have announced that the CEO Gerry Cahill is to retire from the Miami based cruise line on November 30th after 20 years working for the company.

Spot The Ship! Quantum of the Seas Arrival Into Southampton Covered By Fog

If you've been keeping track on twitter then most of you will know that yesterday morning (October 29th) Royal Caribbeans newest cruise ship Quantum of the Seas arrived into Southampton, UK.

ms Eurodam Continues It’s Perfect USPH Score For Seventh Time

ms Eurodam which is operated by Holland America Line has continued it's perfect score in the United States Public Health inspection.

Video of Newest Royal Caribbean Cruise Ship Departing for Southampton

An amazing video has been posted on YouTube of Royal Caribbeans newest cruise ship, Quantum of the Seas.

P&O Cruises Introduce “Multi-Sensory” Menus For Britannia

We're starting to get hungry already! P&O Cruises have revealed "Multi-Senory" menus which are to be featured on the P&O Britannia when it debuts in March 2015.

Royal Caribbean Takes The Helm of Quantum of the Seas

After months of final preparations, tests and installations one of the worlds most innovative cruise ships has finally been delivered to Royal Caribbean.

New Port Additions For Disney Cruise Lines Early 2016 Itineraries

Disney Cruise Line has released the ports toe fleet will call at in early 2016. Several changes along with a return to the popular home port of San Juan, Purto Rico which will include a new destination.

Holland Americas “Dancing with the Stars At Sea” To Continue Due To Huge Success

Holland America Line will continue the "Dancing with the Stars: At Sea" program in 2015/2016 due to its overwhelming popularity and success.