Tourism dollars rolling in: Hawaii visitor spending up 2.4 percent in July

HawaiiNewsOnline- August 29, 2019 0

Visitors to the Hawaiian Islands spent a total of $1.70 billion in July 2019, an increase of 2.4 percent compared to July 2018, according to ... Read More

USS Arizona Memorial in Hawaii finally set to re-open

HawaiiNewsOnline- August 28, 2019 0

“The National Park Service is excited to welcome our visitors back to the USS Arizona Memorial very soon,” said Pearl Harbor National Memorial Acting Superintendent ... Read More

San Francisco to Honolulu in 76 days: A record paddle adventure

HawaiiNewsOnline- August 27, 2019 0 San Francisco to Honolulu, 76 days 75 nights. For the owner of an adventure tourism company in Madrid, a trip from San Francisco took ... Read More

Hawaiian Island Air hired a CEO with the intention to bankrupt the airline?

HawaiiNewsOnline- August 23, 2019 0

Hawaiian Island Air hired a CEO with the intention to bankrupt the airline? Airlines and Interisland Transportation Companies in Hawaii: First it was Aloha Airlines, ... Read More

The Island Air and Honolulu Rail Connection in Federal Bankruptcy Court?

Juergen Steinmetz- August 23, 2019 0

HART and Island Air may be connected in a conspiracy of corporate greed, lies, and possible fraud in hiring David Uchiyama. A complaint filed on ... Read More

ACLU of Hawaii tells Trump administration: Don’t roll back trans rights

HawaiiNewsOnline- August 22, 2019 0

Earlier this month, the American Civil Liberties Union of Hawaii (“ACLU of Hawaii”) urged the United States Department of Health and Human Services not to ... Read More

Hawaii Tourism Authority: Hawaii hotels’ revenue and occupancy up in July 2019

HawaiiNewsOnline- August 20, 2019 0

In July 2019, Hawaii hotels statewide reported growth in revenue per available room (RevPAR), average daily rate (ADR) and occupancy compared to July 2018. Contributing ... Read More

Hawaii Tourism Nearing Tipping Point?

Scott Foster- August 20, 2019 0

The guest speaker at the August 13th, 2019, Hawaii Tourism Wholesalers Association (HTWA) meeting was Hawai‘i travel industry professional, Frank Haas. Frank had been the ... Read More

Honolulu Rail: A First Class Section suggested by new COO David Uchiyama?

Juergen Steinmetz- August 19, 2019 0

The Honolulu Authority for Rapid Transport  (HART) is overlooking the most time consuming, most money-eating projects every undertaken in the U.S. State of Hawaii. Fist ... Read More

Tourism, culture and history: What Okinawa and Hawaii share

HawaiiNewsOnline- August 18, 2019 0

Okinawa and Hawaii tourism and cultural issues have a lot in common. Okinawa sits over 1500km from Tokyo, halfway between mainland Japan and China.  Both ... Read More

Hawaiian Kahala Hotel & resort now in Yokohama, Japan

HawaiiNewsOnline- August 16, 2019 0

The Kahala Hotel & Resort, a prestigious luxury resort located on the Hawaiian island of Oahu, announced on August 16 that it will open the Kahala Hotel & ... Read More

Southwest Airlines adds new nonstop flights to Kona, Hawaii, and Lihue, Kauai from San Jose

HawaiiNewsOnline- August 16, 2019 0

Southwest Airlines announced today the addition of new nonstop flights to Kona (KOA), on the Island of Hawaii, and Lihue, Kauai (LIH) from Mineta San ... Read More

Southwest Airlines expands Hawaii service

HawaiiNewsOnline- August 15, 2019 0

Southwest Airlines Co. today announced the carrier will add new service to, from, and within Hawaii in mid-January 2020 with new, daily service between Sacramento ... Read More

President Trump confirms U.S. Travel Warnings are politically motivated

HawaiiNewsOnline- August 10, 2019 0

Should Americans believe American Travel Warnings or Advisories? President Trump doesn’t really think so. For many years travel advisories for Americans had been suspected of ... Read More

‘Person of interest’ sought in connection with three Waikiki hotel arsons

HawaiiNewsOnline- August 8, 2019 0

Honolulu officials are investigating fires that were intentionally set in three Waikiki hotels near Waikiki Beach over the past few days. The first fire at ... Read More