Author: Dr. Anton Anderssen - special to eTN

I am a legal anthropologist. My doctorate is in law, and my post-doctorate graduate degree is in cultural anthropology.

Social Distancing: Hawaii losing, DC leading in the US
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Social Distancing: Hawaii losing, DC leading in the US

Dr. Anton Anderssen - special to eTN Dr. Anton Anderssen - special to eTN- April 3, 2020

The United States has an alarming D-rating for social distancing Just last week Hawaii received the highest possible score when ... Read More

How the 500-Mile Rule Saved Me Over $1,000
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How the 500-Mile Rule Saved Me Over $1,000

Dr. Anton Anderssen - special to eTN Dr. Anton Anderssen - special to eTN- April 1, 2020

The State of Hawaii issued a health warning to avoid all non-essential travel. When I arrived in Hawaii in early ... Read More

Is this Wyndham O’Hare Hotel run by pigs?
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Is this Wyndham O’Hare Hotel run by pigs?

Dr. Anton Anderssen - special to eTN Dr. Anton Anderssen - special to eTN- October 5, 2019

ASTA (American Society of Travel Advisors) is the world's largest association of travel professionals. Corey Bailey, membership coordinator for ASTA, ... Read More

The perplexing search for purplicious luggage and the perils of windmills
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The perplexing search for purplicious luggage and the perils of windmills

Dr. Anton Anderssen - special to eTN Dr. Anton Anderssen - special to eTN- April 12, 2019

April is Stress Awareness Month, but it is also National Humor Month, so I thought I’d go out on a ... Read More

Life as a Hawaii snowbird
Accessible Travel

Life as a Hawaii snowbird

Dr. Anton Anderssen - special to eTN Dr. Anton Anderssen - special to eTN- February 24, 2018

On the mainland, when the groundhog sees his shadow, there are six more weeks of winter on the horizon. In ... Read More

Travel to do in Hawaii: Diamond Head Theatre presents Calendar Girls
Hawaii Travel News

Travel to do in Hawaii: Diamond Head Theatre presents Calendar Girls

Dr. Anton Anderssen - special to eTN Dr. Anton Anderssen - special to eTN- February 3, 2018

I am the Lord of Hartforth, an ancient village located aside Yorkshire Dales National Park in northern England. Not a ... Read More

Racism? How Honolulu Police Officer Chin Stole Christmas from a Disabled White Tourist?
USA Travel News

Racism? How Honolulu Police Officer Chin Stole Christmas from a Disabled White Tourist?

Dr. Anton Anderssen - special to eTN Dr. Anton Anderssen - special to eTN- December 27, 2017

  Kona Nui Nights is a free monthly event that honors and highlights Hawaiian language, music, and the art of ... Read More

Waimea Valley reveals hidden secrets under moonlight beams
USA Travel News

Waimea Valley reveals hidden secrets under moonlight beams

Dr. Anton Anderssen - special to eTN Dr. Anton Anderssen - special to eTN- July 11, 2017

When the full moon rises on the island of Oahu, Hawaiians and their guests make a special journey to one ... Read More

Fight or flight: When letting them drag you off a plane is the best decision
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Fight or flight: When letting them drag you off a plane is the best decision

Dr. Anton Anderssen - special to eTN Dr. Anton Anderssen - special to eTN- April 14, 2017

A few weeks ago, I was “asked” by United Airlines to leave an airplane, but I refused. When flight 311 ... Read More