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Hawaii Tourism Authority: Hawaii visitor spending increased 9.8 percent

Click to read the full article that was originally published on this site George D. Szigeti, president and CEO of the Hawaii Tourism Authority (HTA), issued the following statement commenting on Hawaii’s visitor statistics results for July 2017. “July is typically the peak month of the year for Hawaii tourism and one that industry partners count on to generate good results. Even so, the 9.8 increase in visitor […] The post Hawaii Tourism Authority: Hawaii visitor spending increased 9.8 percent appeared first on eTurboNews (eTN). Breaking news click here

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5 reasons Honolulu is America’s best small city

Click to read the full article that was originally published on this site Beautiful isolation and a profound sense of place meet kinetic hedonism and cultural bounty. Here are the five reasons why Hawaii’s largest city ruled our rankings for small cities, identified by populations of more than 200,000 and less than a million. 1) It’s like nowhere else. Literally That Honolulu dominated our layered and deep Place […] The post 5 reasons Honolulu is America’s best small city appeared first on eTurboNews (eTN). Breaking news click here

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New in Waikiki? Aloha Chic, and some call it Alohilani Resort

Click to read the full article that was originally published on this site Hawaii Tourists are now in for “Aloha Chic”.  Waikiki Tourism is in for a transition. The new oceanfront Alohilani Resort at Waikiki Beach is Aloha Chic. After spending $115 million for this re-development, the former independent 3 star Pacific Beach Hotel is in the process to reopen as the 4 star Alohilani Resort Beach Hotel. […] The post New in Waikiki? Aloha Chic, and some call it Alohilani Resort appeared first on eTurboNews (eTN). Breaking news click…

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Food Network Star “Ace of Cakes” added to Hawaii Food & Wine Festival lineup

Click to read the full article that was originally published on this site tp:The seventh annual Hawai‘i Food & Wine Festival (HFWF) has added an ace to its Keiki in the Kitchen® Family Sunday lineup. Ace of Cakes star, Duff Goldman, headlines “HMAA presents Keiki in the Kitchen” on November 5 at Bishop Museum from 9 am-3 pm. Goldman joins returning TV personality Adam Richman and 32 celebrity […] The post Food Network Star “Ace of Cakes” added to Hawaii Food & Wine Festival lineup appeared first on eTurboNews (eTN)….

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Wyland begins repainting landmark marine life murals near Honolulu Airport

Click to read the full article that was originally published on this site Two 35,000-square-foot murals – “Hawaiian Humpbacks” and “New Millennium” – were created in 1999 by renowned marine life artist and muralist, Wyland ,as gifts to the city of Honolulu to recognize the past, present, and future of Hawaii’s fragile marine life ecosystems. Conservationist, Wyland, will start restoring these two massive murals near Honolulu’s International Airport […] The post Wyland begins repainting landmark marine life murals near Honolulu Airport appeared first on eTurboNews (eTN). Breaking news click here

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9.1 million visitors to Hawaii – is there a limit?

Click to read the full article that was originally published on this site “Local Residents are leaving, but you enjoy your stay.” These are signs today meant for tourists on a traffic packed Kamehameha Hwy on the Northshore of Oahu to see when they were driving by the beach looking for turtles. 9.1 million visitors to the State of Hawaii is record-breaking. The roads are in bad shape, […] The post 9.1 million visitors to Hawaii – is there a limit? appeared first on eTurboNews (eTN). Breaking news click here

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Lawsuit filed against Hawaii Transportation Dept. over airports’ bright lights

Click to read the full article that was originally published on this site Conservation groups today filed a lawsuit against the Hawai‘i Department of Transportation for failing to address injuries and deaths of three species of critically-imperiled seabirds caused by bright lighting at state-operated airports and harbors on Kaua‘i, Maui, and Lāna‘i. The Newell’s shearwater is a threatened species, and Hawaiian petrels and band-rumped storm petrels in Hawai‘i […] The post Lawsuit filed against Hawaii Transportation Dept. over airports’ bright lights appeared first on eTurboNews (eTN). Breaking news click here

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Honolulu Airport recognized in 2017 Labor Day Air Travel Forecast

Click to read the full article that was originally published on this site RewardExpert today released its 2017 Labor Day Air Travel Forecast analyzing major US airports and airlines to determine how travelers can best avoid potential delays surrounding the holiday travel period. Findings show regional carrier Hawaiian Airlines ranked at the top for on-time performance, while Delta had the best track record out of the major domestic […] The post Honolulu Airport recognized in 2017 Labor Day Air Travel Forecast appeared first on eTurboNews (eTN). Breaking news click here

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Hawaii hosting US Small Business Administration’s Innovation Research National Road Tour

Click to read the full article that was originally published on this site Calling all local entrepreneurs, researchers, and small technology firms to participate in a two-day conference, hosted by the Hawaii Technology Development Corporation, on Sept. 18 – 19, 2017, at the Waikiki Beach Marriott. HTDC is hosting the U.S. Small Business Administration’s (SBA) SBIR (Small Business Innovation Research) National Road Tour, providing companies a unique opportunity […] The post Hawaii hosting US Small Business Administration’s Innovation Research National Road Tour appeared first on eTurboNews (eTN). Breaking news click…

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Wyland to protest destruction of landmark Hawaiian marine life murals at Honolulu Airport

Click to read the full article that was originally published on this site Two of Hawaii’s landmark conservation-themed murals are under threat of destruction by Hawaiian Airlines. The 35,000-square-foot murals “Hawaiian Humpbacks” and “New Millenium” painted in 1999 by renowned marine life artist and muralist Wyland, were created as a gifts to the city of Honolulu to recognize the past, present, and future of Hawaii’s fragile marine life […] The post Wyland to protest destruction of landmark Hawaiian marine life murals at Honolulu Airport appeared first on eTurboNews (eTN). Breaking…

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