|Above, Diamond Head from the Duke Kahanamoku Lagoon in Waikiki. Photo by Armand Vaquer.|
Hawaii saw the best month ever in tourist arrivals in July.
According to the Star-Advertiser:
Hawaii tourism celebrated its best month ever for visitor arrivals in July, and those that came spent a little more than last year’s counterparts, according to preliminary statistics released today by the Hawaii Tourism Authority .
Some 835,417 visitors came to Hawaii in July 2016 — a 2.1 percent increase from July 2015. At the same time, visitor spending increased 1.5 percent year-over-year to $1.4 billion.To read more, go here.