Visitors spent $13.35 billion in Hawaii so far in 2019

HawaiiNewsOnline- October 31, 2019

Visitors to the Hawaiian Islands spent a total of $13.35 billion in the first three quarters of 2019, which is relatively similar (-0.1%) to the ... Read More

Hawaii Tourism sponsors campaign to combat sex trafficking

HawaiiNewsOnline- October 28, 2019

Hawaii Tourism sponsors campaign to combat sex trafficking The Hawaii Tourism Authority (HTA) and the Hawaii Lodging and Tourism Association (HLTA) are sponsoring workshops in ... Read More

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

HawaiiNewsOnline- October 23, 2019

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

The Republic of Kiribati: A new untouched tourism potential 1800 miles from Hawaii

HawaiiNewsOnline- October 22, 2019

The Republic of Kiribati: A new untouched tourism potential 1800 miles from Hawaii Paradise on a remote untouched Pacific Island with friendly people who welcome ... Read More

Why hotel rates in Hawaii are now more expensive?

HawaiiNewsOnline- October 21, 2019

The cost for a hotel in Waikiki, Maui or Kauai has been going up. The Hawaii Tourism Authority (HTA)Research Division issued the report’s findings utilizing ... Read More

Hawaii Tourism Wholesalers addressing important issues

Linda Hohnholz - editor- October 17, 2019

The speaker at the Hawaii Tourism Wholesalers Association (HTWA) meeting held on October 9, 2019, was Dr. Keli’i Akina, President and CEO of the Grassroot ... Read More

Authentically Hawaiian Hotel Molokai Gets Fresh New Look

Linda Hohnholz - editor- October 16, 2019

Travelers have enjoyed Hotel Molokai's laid-back atmosphere and aromatic Hawaiian breezes for over 50 years. Today, the hotel unveiled a new brand identity that brings ... Read More

Hawaii Tourism awards contracts for China, Korea, Southeast Asia & Taiwan

Linda Hohnholz - editor- October 10, 2019

The Hawaii Tourism Authority (HTA) issued a Request for Proposal (RFP) for each of its 4 main markets on June 17. These markets are China, ... Read More

Hawaii Tourism awards contracts for China, Korea, Southeast Asia & Taiwan

HawaiiNewsOnline- October 10, 2019

The Hawaii Tourism Authority (HTA) issued a Request for Proposal (RFP) for each of its 4 main markets on June 17. These markets are China, ... Read More

Best Hawaiian Cultural Programs

HawaiiNewsOnline- October 9, 2019

Funny Samoan show at the Polynesian cultural centre 201 The Hawaii Tourism Authority (HTA) is awarding funding to 43  cultural programs  in the Hawaiian Islands ... Read More

Hawaii Tourism Authority names new Vice President of Marketing and Product Development

HawaiiNewsOnline- October 7, 2019

The Hawaii Tourism Authority (HTA) announced today that veteran Hawaii hospitality executive Pattie Herman has been appointed as vice president of marketing and product development. ... Read More