Emrys Thakkar

The founder of Cruise Hive which was established in 2008 as one of the earliest cruise blogs in the industry. Emrys has been reporting on the latest cruise industry news since the site first launched. Expert insights and tips featured on a number of publications including The Express, Business Insider, and more. Worked for Carnival Cruise Line for 8 years and is well and truly dedicated to cruising! Has also been on a number of cruises so can offer an insight into the industry that many will not be able to do. What's even more impressive is that Emrys has traveled the world by visiting more than 34 countries, lived in China for 8 years, and cruised the Caribbean, Baltic, Mediterranean, Asia, and Europe. Find out more about us here.

Holland America Cruise Ship Engines Fail In Boston Harbor

The ms Maasdam which is operated by Holland America Line has had an engine failure while departing boston on 4th of July.

MSC Cruise Ship To Homeport In Havana, Cuba From Winter 2015

MSC Cruises will begin sailing from Havana, Cuba beginning this winter through to 2016.

Cunard Line Continues Its Anniversary Celebrations

Cunard will celebrate 175 years of history, tradition, and industrial achievement in Halifax, Nova Scotia, on 10 July 2015 when Queen Mary 2 calls on the ancestral home of its founder Sir Samuel Cunard.

Norovirus Outbreak Forces Holland America Ship Back To Port Early

It's being reported that a Holland America cruise ship has been forced to sail back to port early due to a norovirus outbreak on board.

Let The Norwegian Escape Build Up Begin!

New news regarding the Norwegian Escape has been fairly silent over the past couple of months but now with a new video released by Norwegian Cruise Line the build up is beginning.

Meyer Turku To Build Two More Ships For TUI Cruises

Meyer Turku and German based TUI Cruises have agreed for the shipyard to construct two more cruise ships.

Say Hello To The Silver Muse Luxury Ship, Coming In 2017

Say Hello to the upcoming Silver Muse, the ship will become Silversea Cruises new flagship when it's completed in Spring 2017.

4 Hacks To Get Free Wi-Fi During Your Cruise

There are ways during your cruise vacation to get free wi-fi, here are some hacks so you don't have to pay the expensive cruise line packages and keep in touch with everyone back at home.

Four Large New Generation Cruise Ships To Be Built For Carnival Corporation

Carnival Corporation has announced that an agreement has been finalised with the German shipbuilder Meyer werft to build four new generation cruise ships.
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