Tag: Waikiki

Are visitors in Waikiki really safe? The answer is simple…
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Are visitors in Waikiki really safe? The answer is simple…

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- January 20, 2020

How safe are visitors in Hawaii when staying as a tourist in Waikiki? The answer remains very simple. Two police ... Read More

Halekulani Hotel or Halepuna by Halekulani Hotel: What is the difference?
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Halekulani Hotel or Halepuna by Halekulani Hotel: What is the difference?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- January 18, 2020

Halekulani Hotel  - the famous 5 stars Waikiki Beach Resort, and legendary luxury hotel trademark in the Hawaii hotel and ... Read More

Visitors spent $13.35 billion in Hawaii so far in 2019
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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

DFS Hawaii to lay off 165 due to dropping tourism numbers
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DFS Hawaii to lay off 165 due to dropping tourism numbers

editor editor- September 28, 2019

Due to Hawaii’s decreasing tourism numbers, around 165 layoffs are expected across 3 DFS Hawaii locations: the Daniel K. Inouye ... Read More

Shackled body found in Hawaii Ala Wai Canal was a tourist
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Shackled body found in Hawaii Ala Wai Canal was a tourist

editor editor- September 25, 2019

Police recovered a body yesterday morning, Monday, September 23, 2019, from the Ala Wai Canal located on the island of ... 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

Los Angeles Rams John Johnson III, Pisa Tinoisamoa & Cheerleaders to visit Hawaii June 14-17
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Los Angeles Rams John Johnson III, Pisa Tinoisamoa & Cheerleaders to visit Hawaii June 14-17

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 11, 2019

In advance of the Los Angeles Rams’ preseason game against the Dallas Cowboys on Saturday, August 17 at Aloha Stadium ... Read More

Trump Hotels™ identifies luxury meetings trends
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Trump Hotels™ identifies luxury meetings trends

editor editor- June 4, 2019

Trump Hotels™, the luxury brand of five-star hotels and resorts known for its exceptionally designed properties in iconic locations, shares ... Read More

Hotel Unions in Waikiki getting stronger: One job is enough !
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Hotel Unions in Waikiki getting stronger: One job is enough !

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 26, 2019

80 workers at the Double Tree Hilton Alana Waikiki chose to join UNITE HERE Local 5. The union had reached ... Read More

Hilton Hawaiian Village workers rally in Waikiki for a better contract
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Hilton Hawaiian Village workers rally in Waikiki for a better contract

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 18, 2019

UNITE HERE Local 5 Members rallied in Honolulu to demand a better contract and better job protection for workers at ... Read More

A Strike on the Horizon: Hilton Hawaiian Village and The Modern Honolulu ?
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A Strike on the Horizon: Hilton Hawaiian Village and The Modern Honolulu ?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 17, 2019

Guests having booked the Hilton Hawaiian Village may be in for a surprise. The Hilton is the largest hotel in ... Read More

Hawaii Tourism: Sunset on the Beach series returns to Waikiki
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Hawaii Tourism: Sunset on the Beach series returns to Waikiki

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 8, 2019

Honolulu visitors and residents in search of a little family-friendly fun this summer in Waikiki will be pleased to know ... Read More

Hawaii Tourism Authority finally under experienced leadership
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Hawaii Tourism Authority finally under experienced leadership

editor editor- April 26, 2019

Tourism leader Chris Tatum  may very well be the most important person in the US State of Hawaii. The largest industry ... Read More

Crime out of control and rampant in Waikiki: Let’s make it unwelcoming for homeless
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Crime out of control and rampant in Waikiki: Let’s make it unwelcoming for homeless

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 29, 2019

The perception is that crime is out of control and rampant in Waikiki. The community wants to make Waikiki unwelcome ... Read More

Hawaii Tourism: Hawaii hotels’ occupancy, revenue down in February 2019
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Hawaii Tourism: Hawaii hotels’ occupancy, revenue down in February 2019

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 25, 2019

In February 2019, Hawaii hotels statewide reported decreases in both average daily rate (ADR) and occupancy, which resulted in lower ... Read More

Aloha is not “Aloooooha”: Stop visitors from offending Hawaiians
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Aloha is not “Aloooooha”: Stop visitors from offending Hawaiians

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 24, 2019

Do not say ALOHA or better ALOOOOOHA when visiting Hawaii. "Those of you particularly in the tourist industry and in ... Read More

OLS Hotels & Resorts names John Dailey Hawaii Director of Sales
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OLS Hotels & Resorts names John Dailey Hawaii Director of Sales

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 22, 2019

OLS Hotels & Resorts, a hotel management company of 23 hotels and resorts throughout the U.S., announced the newest addition ... Read More

Starbucks Hawaii: Rotten food from the garbage and warm leftover coffee
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Starbucks Hawaii: Rotten food from the garbage and warm leftover coffee

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 20, 2019

Starbucks is not the only one to blame when human decency in America is under attack. Pearlridge Mall on the ... Read More

DoubleTree by Hilton Alana Waikiki Beach hotel workers call for respect from management
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DoubleTree by Hilton Alana Waikiki Beach hotel workers call for respect from management

editor editor- March 5, 2019

DoubleTree by Hilton Alana Waikiki Beach hotel workers organized a public action in their hotel lobby this morning, demanding respect ... Read More

Hawaii hotel performance overall declined
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Hawaii hotel performance overall declined

editor editor- February 26, 2019

In January 2019, Hawaii hotels statewide reported a small increase in average daily rate (ADR) but a decrease in occupancy ... Read More

Hawaii’s Turtle Bay Resort welcomes new Director of Food & Beverage
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Hawaii’s Turtle Bay Resort welcomes new Director of Food & Beverage

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 5, 2019

Benchmark has appointed Andrew Spinelli director of food and beverage for Turtle Bay Resort, a Benchmark Resorts & Hotels property ... Read More

Hawaii Tourism issues report on accommodations in the Aloha State
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Hawaii Tourism issues report on accommodations in the Aloha State

editor editor- January 28, 2019

The Hawaii Tourism Authority (HTA) has issued the 2018 Visitor Plant Inventory Report, which shows total visitor accommodation units throughout ... Read More

How did Hawaii hotels perform in 2018?
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How did Hawaii hotels perform in 2018?

editor editor- January 25, 2019

Hawaii hotels statewide concluded 2018 with modest increases in revenue per available room (RevPAR) and average daily rate (ADR), and ... Read More

Popular tourist beaches in Hawaii closed due to bacteria
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Popular tourist beaches in Hawaii closed due to bacteria

editor editor- January 11, 2019

High bacteria levels in ocean water have caused the closing of three Hawaii tourist beaches in the Aloha State. Read More

Waikiki Beach Marriott workers overwhelmingly vote to ratify new contract
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Waikiki Beach Marriott workers overwhelmingly vote to ratify new contract

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 22, 2018

UNITE HERE Local 5 members who work at Waikiki Beach Marriott voted overwhelmingly today to ratify a union contract that ... Read More

Hawaii hotels: Flat growth
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Hawaii hotels: Flat growth

editor editor- December 21, 2018

Hawaii hotels statewide reported no growth in revenue per available room (RevPAR) Read More

Xenia Hotels & Resorts sells Residence Inn Denver City Center
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Xenia Hotels & Resorts sells Residence Inn Denver City Center

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 20, 2018

Xenia Hotels & Resorts, Inc. today announced it has sold the 228-room Residence Inn Denver City Center in Denver, Colorado ... Read More

Reason to celebrate: Skål International USA
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Reason to celebrate: Skål International USA

editor editor- December 19, 2018

SKÅL International USA is currently the largest National Committee within Skål International with 2,000 members and 50 clubs nationwide. And ... Read More

Tourism safety in Jamaica: Behind the current headlines of rape and cover up
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Tourism safety in Jamaica: Behind the current headlines of rape and cover up

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 18, 2018

Jamaica recently emerged as one of the most progressive destinations in the world when it comes to travel tourism safety ... Read More

Visiting Oahu?  Don’t rent a car, ride a Charley’s in Waikiki
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Visiting Oahu? Don’t rent a car, ride a Charley’s in Waikiki

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 11, 2018

The worst American States for visitors and locals to drive are Hawaii and California according to a 2018 survey by ... Read More

OLS Hotels & Resorts strengthens presence in Hawaii with key appointments
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OLS Hotels & Resorts strengthens presence in Hawaii with key appointments

mm Chief Assignment Editor- August 17, 2018

OLS Hotels & Resorts is proud to announce the appointments of three key management positions within the company’s Honolulu headquarters. ... Read More

Canceled: Widespread tsunami threat for Alaska, BC, Washington, Oregon, California and Hawaii
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Canceled: Widespread tsunami threat for Alaska, BC, Washington, Oregon, California and Hawaii

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- January 23, 2018

UPDATE: The Tsunami Threat was canceled at 1.10 am local time. Earlier eTN Reported: If you are currently visiting a ... Read More

Outrigger Enterprises Group names new vice president, hotel operations – Waikiki/Guam
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Outrigger Enterprises Group names new vice president, hotel operations – Waikiki/Guam

mm Chief Assignment Editor- October 2, 2017

Outrigger Enterprises Group has appointed Michael Shaff as vice president, hotel operations – Waikiki/Guam. Shaff will lead the repositioning of ... Read More

Outrigger hires new Chief Marketing Officer and Executive VP
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Outrigger hires new Chief Marketing Officer and Executive VP

editor editor- May 15, 2013

WAIKIKI, HONOLULU, OAHU, Hawaii – Global marketing expert Sean Dee has joined the Outrigger executive team as Executive Vice President ... Read More

Lani Misalucha Show opens in Waikiki
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Lani Misalucha Show opens in Waikiki

editor editor- December 10, 2011

HONOLULU, Hawaii – With true international recognition, Lani Misalucha will grace Waikiki with her outstanding vocal talents as well as ... Read More

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