Surge In COVID-19 Cases Sees Aloha State Take Urgent Action
Hawaii’s governor, David Ige is calling on Hawaii residents and visitors to delay all non-essential travel through the end of October 2021 due to the recent, accelerated surge in COVID-19 cases that is now overburdening the state’s health care facilities and resources.
In making the... more ›
WestJet is growing its Hawaii network, with the addition of more Dreamliner flight options from Western Canada to Maui, along with a new non-stop service from Calgary to Kona and Lihue this winter. In total, WestJet will operate 57 weekly roundtrip flights on 10 nonstop routes.
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Optimism Among Travellers Back At Pre-Pandemic Levels
Following a year of uncertainty -- along with constantly changing attitudes and policies toward travel – there is now unprecedented optimism from leisure travellers in advance of the summer travel season.
That’s the good news in the 2021 spring edition of MMGY Travel... more ›
Following the completion of a multi-million-dollar renovation to its 810 guest rooms and its lobby, the Hyatt Regency Maui Resort and Spa is inviting travellers to come and work, learn and play at the resort.
Feature of the package include:
Work: Access to screen monitors, office... more ›
John De Fries is the Hawaii Tourism Authority’s new president and CEO. The HTA Board of Directors unanimously agreed during the Aug. 27 board meeting to make an offer to De Fries, which he accepted and will start today (Sept. 16).
Said De Fries: “Hawaii’s pathway to economic recovery... more ›
Effective March 26 at 12:01 a.m., Hawaii Governor David Ige is mandating all visitors arriving in Hawaii to self-quarantine for 14 days. The mandate, the first such action in the United States, applies to all arrivals at state airports from the continental U.S. and international destinations... more ›
The Samoa Festival, Hawaii’s largest Samoan cultural gathering and premier showcase of Samoa’s traditions, will be held at the Polynesian Cultural Center in early May. As part of the celebrations, the festival will be highlighted by the 28th annual World Fireknife Championships, which is a... more ›
In celebration of Earth Day (April 22), Atlantis Submarines is offering US$15 off select afternoon dives on their 48-passenger submarines during the month of April. Atlantis Adventures operates its recreational submarines at dive sites off the shores of Waikiki on Oahu, Maui and Kona on Hawaii... more ›
KapohoKine Adventures has recently launched a new tour called the “Elite Volcano Hike” that is available from both Hilo and Kona on Hawaii Island. The new tour leads hikers to Kilauea’s historic 2018 lava flow, an imposing 40 foot tall wall of black lava covering the highway. It then... more ›
After an extensive, resort-wide renovation valued at over US$200 million, the Mauna Lani Resort of the Auberge Resorts Collection has reopened, marking the first entrée into the Hawaiian market for Auberge. This marks a new era of experiential luxury for Hawaii Island with the stunning... more ›