Tag: Hawaii

Oahu, Maui, Kauai, Molokai, Lanai, Hawaii Airports to Receive US$133 Million
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Oahu, Maui, Kauai, Molokai, Lanai, Hawaii Airports to Receive US$133 Million

mm Linda Hohnholz, eTN editor- April 14, 2020

U.S. Secretary of Transportation Elaine Chao said federal funding that is rolling out to Hawaii airports is intended to help ... Read More

Hawaii Tourists Still Arriving in Hawaii Despite COVID-19
Travel Safety & Emergencies

Hawaii Tourists Still Arriving in Hawaii Despite COVID-19

mm Linda Hohnholz, eTN editor- April 10, 2020

Yesterday, Thursday, April 9, 2020, 663 people arrived in Hawaii. Of those arriving to Hawaii tourists totaled 107 and there ... Read More

How to Properly Wash and Sanitize Your Face Masks
Travel Safety & Emergencies

How to Properly Wash and Sanitize Your Face Masks

mm Linda Hohnholz, eTN editor- April 10, 2020

During this COVID-19 pandemic, as we all make, purchase, and most importantly, strap on face masks before heading outside to ... Read More

Hawaiian Airlines Suffers Sharp Decline Due to COVID-19
Airline News

Hawaiian Airlines Suffers Sharp Decline Due to COVID-19

editor editor- April 9, 2020

Hawaiian Airlines saw deep drops system-wide traffic statistics in the first quarter of 2020 specifically in March. Of course, this ... 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

All of Hawaii Now on Lockdown
Travel Safety & Emergencies

All of Hawaii Now on Lockdown

editor editor- March 24, 2020

Hawaii State Governor David Ige announced at press conference today that the entire Aloha state is now on lockdown effective ... Read More

Maasdam cruise ship: Hawaii residents and injured passenger allowed to disembark
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Maasdam cruise ship: Hawaii residents and injured passenger allowed to disembark

editor editor- March 21, 2020

“I am authorizing the Hawaii residents and the injured passenger to disembark,” said Hawaii Governor Ige. All other passengers and ... Read More

Hawaii Hotel reports growth across the islands
Hotel & Resort News

Hawaii Hotel reports growth across the islands

editor editor- March 18, 2020

According to the Hawaii Hotel Performance Report published by the Hawaii Tourism Authority (HTA), statewide RevPAR increased to $263 (+7.9%), ... Read More

Hawaiian Airlines to Reduce Flights Systemwide
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Hawaiian Airlines to Reduce Flights Systemwide

editor editor- March 14, 2020

Hawaiian Airlines today announced it will reduce flight capacity systemwide in April and May in response to declining demand caused ... Read More

Hawaii Polynesian Cultural Center loses breath of life due to COVID-19
Travel Safety & Emergencies

Hawaii Polynesian Cultural Center loses breath of life due to COVID-19

editor editor- March 13, 2020

Officials of the Polynesian Cultural Center on the island of Oahu in Hawaii announced today that the 42-acre attraction will ... Read More

COVID-19 affects Hawaiian Airlines future statistical estimates
Airline News

COVID-19 affects Hawaiian Airlines future statistical estimates

editor editor- March 9, 2020

Despite Hawaiian Airlines announcing today its system-wide traffic statistics for the month ended February 29, 2020 ending on a positive ... Read More

Hawaii Tour Helicopter Makes Hard Landing and Rolls Over in Lava Field
Hawaii Travel News

Hawaii Tour Helicopter Makes Hard Landing and Rolls Over in Lava Field

editor editor- March 6, 2020

A Hawaii tour helicopter made a hard landing today, Thursday, March 5, 2020, and rolled over in a lava field. ... Read More

2 Tourists in Kauai, Hawaii die during ocean activities
Hawaii Travel News

2 Tourists in Kauai, Hawaii die during ocean activities

editor editor- March 4, 2020

Two tourists visiting Hawaii died during separate ocean activities off the island of Kauai on Monday. Both tourists were men ... Read More

Hawaii Visitors Spent Close to US$2 Billion in January 2020
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Hawaii Visitors Spent Close to US$2 Billion in January 2020

editor editor- February 28, 2020

Hawaii visitors spent $1.71 billion in January 2020, an increase of 5.0 percent compared to January 2019, according to preliminary ... Read More

Hawaii Visitors Spent Nearly $18 billion in 2019
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Hawaii Visitors Spent Nearly $18 billion in 2019

editor editor- January 29, 2020

Hawaii visitors to islands spent $17.75 billion in 2019, an increase of 1.4 percent compared to 2018, according to preliminary ... Read More

Know Someone Who Wants to Study Tourism in Hawaii?
Hawaii Travel News

Know Someone Who Wants to Study Tourism in Hawaii?

editor editor- January 8, 2020

Do you know of a high school senior who attends one of Hawaii’s public schools or a community college student, ... Read More

Hawaii Symphony: “Guilty Pleasure” Lacked Pleasure
Hawaii Travel News

Hawaii Symphony: “Guilty Pleasure” Lacked Pleasure

Iotete Tahuata Iotete Tahuata- January 2, 2020

On New Year’s Eve, the Hawaii Symphony presented “The Music of ABBA,” so we are told. Someone must have tipped ... Read More

Hawaii Governor pledges support for striking Honolulu Airport workers
Hawaii Travel News

Hawaii Governor pledges support for striking Honolulu Airport workers

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 21, 2019

UNITE HERE Local 5 members working at HMSHost Honolulu met with Hawaii Governor David Ige to secure his pledge to ... Read More

How Many More Millions did Hawaii Hotels Earn Last Month?
Hawaii Travel News

How Many More Millions did Hawaii Hotels Earn Last Month?

editor editor- December 19, 2019

According to the Hawaii Hotel Performance Report published by the Hawaii Tourism Authority (HTA), statewide RevPAR increased to $205 (+8.1%), ... Read More

Hawaii tourists spent US$1.33 billion in October
Hawaii Travel News

Hawaii tourists spent US$1.33 billion in October

editor editor- November 27, 2019

Tourism dollars from the Transient Accommodations Tax (TAT) helped to fund a number of community events statewide in the land ... Read More

Hawaii Tourism Authority: October was a mixed bag for Hawaii vacation rentals
Hawaii Travel News

Hawaii Tourism Authority: October was a mixed bag for Hawaii vacation rentals

mm Chief Assignment Editor- November 22, 2019

The Hawaii Tourism Authority (HTA) released the Hawaii Vacation Rental Performance Report for October 2019 today. In October 2019, the ... Read More

Hawaii hotels: Occupancy and revenue up in October
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Hawaii hotels: Occupancy and revenue up in October

mm Chief Assignment Editor- November 21, 2019

In October 2019, Hawaii hotels statewide reported growth in revenue per available room (RevPAR), average daily rate (ADR) and occupancy ... Read More

No tsunami threat to Hawaii after major Molucca Sea earthquake
Travel Safety & Emergencies

No tsunami threat to Hawaii after major Molucca Sea earthquake

mm Chief Assignment Editor- November 14, 2019

Powerful Magnitude 7.1 earthquake struck at Northern Molucca Sea (Indonesia) on Thursday, 14 November 2019. No tsunami warning for Hawaii ... Read More

Hawaii named #1 Top Glamping Destination this winter
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Hawaii named #1 Top Glamping Destination this winter

mm Chief Assignment Editor- November 7, 2019

Contrary to what most might think, camping is NOT just a summer activity, and Hawaii residents are proving that to ... Read More

Castle Hospitality Group announces new senior management
Hotel & Resort News

Castle Hospitality Group announces new senior management

editor editor- November 6, 2019

Castle Hospitality Group has announced new senior management hires, both of whom have returned to Castle after gaining extensive leadership ... Read More

Visitors spent $13.35 billion in Hawaii so far in 2019
Hawaii Travel News

Visitors spent $13.35 billion in Hawaii so far in 2019

mm Chief Assignment Editor- October 31, 2019

Visitors to the Hawaiian Islands spent a total of $13.35 billion in the first three quarters of 2019, which is ... Read More

Hawaii Tourism sponsors campaign to combat sex trafficking
Hawaii Travel News

Hawaii Tourism sponsors campaign to combat sex trafficking

mm Chief Assignment Editor- October 28, 2019

The Hawaii Tourism Authority (HTA) and the Hawaii Lodging and Tourism Association (HLTA) are sponsoring workshops in the “Campaign for ... Read More

World Spa Awards names Maui Healing Retreat “Hawaii’s Best Wellness Retreat 2019”
Travel Award News

World Spa Awards names Maui Healing Retreat “Hawaii’s Best Wellness Retreat 2019”

mm Chief Assignment Editor- October 23, 2019

The inauguration of the World Spa Awards in 2015 marked a shift happening in the vacation retreat industry. An increasing ... Read More

Why hotel rates in Hawaii are now more expensive?
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Why hotel rates in Hawaii are now more expensive?

mm Chief Assignment Editor- October 21, 2019

The cost for a hotel in Waikiki, Maui or Kauai has been going up. The Hawaii Tourism Authority (HTA)Research Division ... Read More

Russian love Acupuncture and Massage in Chinese Eastern Hawaii Hainan
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Russian love Acupuncture and Massage in Chinese Eastern Hawaii Hainan

mm Chief Assignment Editor- October 11, 2019

Hawaii is known for acupuncture and spas, and so is Eastern Hawaii.  Russian love it and flock to Hainan, China, ... Read More

Did Hurricane Lane impact Hawaii hotels?
Hotel & Resort News

Did Hurricane Lane impact Hawaii hotels?

editor editor- September 18, 2019

In August 2019, Hawaii hotels statewide reported growth in revenue per available room (RevPAR), average daily rate (ADR) and occupancy ... Read More

Tsunami Warning for South Pacific Island Chain after 7.4 earthquake
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Tsunami Warning for South Pacific Island Chain after 7.4 earthquake

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- June 15, 2019

A tsunami threat has been issued for Kermadec Islands.  Kermadec Islands, volcanic island group in the South Pacific Ocean, 600 ... Read More

Kimpton Glover Park Hotel appoints new senior catering sales manager
People in Travel & Tourism

Kimpton Glover Park Hotel appoints new senior catering sales manager

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 15, 2019

Kimpton Glover Park Hotel announced the appointment of Renee Rothschild to the executive team as senior catering sales manager. Since ... Read More

African Tourism Board and Africa Tourism Association join forces to support World to Africa’ Tourism Conference in Johannesburg
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African Tourism Board and Africa Tourism Association join forces to support World to Africa’ Tourism Conference in Johannesburg

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- June 13, 2019

New York-based African Tourism Association is getting ready for their World to Africa’ Tourism Conference. The event in Johannesburg is ... Read More

Fairmont Hotels: Honeybees and responsible tourism
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Fairmont Hotels: Honeybees and responsible tourism

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 13, 2019

Fairmont Hotels & Resorts, to develop responsible tourism and sound environmental practices, has announced the next evolution of its Bee ... Read More

OLS Hotels & Resorts expands in Hawaii with Volcano House
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OLS Hotels & Resorts expands in Hawaii with Volcano House

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 13, 2019

OLS Hotels & Resorts, a hotel company with 24 hotels and resorts throughout the U.S., announced that effective June 10, ... Read More