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.

Carnival-Owned Cruise Line Cancels Cruises Into Spring 2021

Seabourn, the ultra-luxury cruise line owned by the Carnival Corporation has cancelled cruises for three ships into Spring 2021.

Cruise Line Suspends Operations Into Spring 2021

The destination-focused and Royal Caribbean-owned Azamara has not just suspended operations for an extra month but in fact until Spring 2021.

Royal Caribbean Extends Suspension for Another Month

Royal Caribbean-owned cruise lines have extended the suspension on operations for another month through November 30, 2020.

Royal Caribbean Chairman Says Test Sailings Will Take Place First

Royal Caribbean Chairman provides a new update which included the importance of the science, that there are positive signs all around us and there will be test sailings first.

Cruise Hive Weekly News: October 4, 2020

Here we are with another jam-packed week of cruise news that includes some major new developments from the CDC impacting cruises from the U.S. and updates on some new cruise ships.

Meeting Between Cruise Lines and White House Postponed Due to COVID-19

The meeting that was set to go ahead between cruise line leaders and the Trump administration on Friday has been postponed after President Trump tested positive for COVID-19.

One of Carnival Corp’s Largest Cruise Ships to Resume Sailings

Costa Smeralda is not just the largest cruise in the Costa fleet but among the largest in the world to resume cruises from Italy.

When Will Each Cruise Line Resume Sailings Again?

Take a look at when each cruise line will resume cruises once again due to the current state of travel around the world.

New Holland America Cruise Ship Reaches Construction Milestone

Holland America Line's new Rotterdam cruise ship has reached a major construction milestone at the Fincantieri Marghera shipyard in Italy.