Category Archives: Our Guests

Cyclone Winston doesn’t dampen Fiji’s Bula spirit!

BY DR. RICHARD KELLEY — Last Saturday, Winston, a powerful tropical cyclone, made landfall along the north coast of Fiji’s largest, most populous island, Viti Levu. Outrigger Fiji Beach Resort on the south side of Viti Levu was not evacuated. … Read More.

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Pat makes a splash in Outrigger Fiji’s new pool

BY DONNA PARKIN — The first guest to enjoy Outrigger Fiji Beach Resort’s renovated lagoon pool was no stranger to hosts, having visited the resort 32 times in 27 years. Read More.

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The sun and Bula spirit shine at Outrigger Fiji Beach Resort

BY DONNA PARKIN — To show the world that Tropical Cyclone Winston did not dampen our spirits at Outrigger Fiji Beach Resort, we launched an impromptu in-house competition inviting guests to post a picture showing a fun holiday experience on … Read More.

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Chinese New Year at the Outrigger Waikiki Beach Resort

BY ROBERT MCCONNELL — Our Outrigger Waikiki on the Beach Resort (OWK) team, in conjunction with the Sing Yung Dragon and Lion Dance Association of Honolulu, put on not just an impressive Chinese celebration, but a bounty of Chinese fare … Read More.

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Chinese New Year celebrated

OHANA Waikiki East by Outrigger® — BY NIEL MASON The Monkey is number 9 of the 12 animals of the Chinese Zodiac and of the five elements, metal, water, wood, fire and earth, this year marks fire and is the … Read More.

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Hoi Hou Ke Aloha – Saying I love you Hawaiian-style

BY LUANA MAITLAND — Guests at the Outrigger Reef Waikiki Beach Resort and Outrigger Waikiki Beach Resort were treated to a Hawaiian Vow Renewal Ceremony on the beach in celebration of Valentine’s Day on Sunday, Feb. 14, at 8 a.m. Read More.

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OHANA Waikiki Malia by Outrigger® cares for each other

BY NORA WEATHERWAX — The OHANA Waikiki Malia by Outrigger® celebrated The Outrigger Way core values with a Paddle One activity, cookie dipping/decorating on Thursday, Feb. 11, with our new retail addition the Honolulu Cookie Company. With a Valentine’s Day … Read More.

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The gift of giving Fiji-style

BY DONNA PARKIN — Recently, as part of their holiday the Stokan family decided to join the resort’s Activities Manager Kini Sarai, and take part in Outrigger’s Community Tourism project to build a new Meeting Bure at the School. Read More.

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Loy Krathong festival

BY CHAIRAT SAESIAO (BANKE) — In the twelth month on a full moon of the traditional Thai lunar calendar, falls the most beautiful festival in Thailand – Loy Krathong. This festival normally falls in the month of November when the … Read More.

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2015: Another outstanding year

BY DR. RICHARD KELLEY — This is the last issue of Saturday Briefing for 2015 and, as I scan the pages of this year’s issues, I feel a great deal of pride and more than a little amazement at everything … Read More.