Tag Archives: sustainability

Charity Walk 2016: Truly a TEAM Effort

BY DEAN NAKASONE – This year, I had the privilege of chairing the 2016 Visitor Industry Charity Walk. I knew this day was coming a couple of years ago, but boy does time fly when you’re having fun?! Beginning with last … Read More.

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Outrigger Mauritius adds on-site electric bike

BY KEN SCOTT – Outrigger Mauritius Beach Resort is the first resort in Mauritius to have electric bikes available for its guests. The resort has entered a partnership with Electro-bike Discovery, a provider of electro bikes (electrically assisted cycles). The bikes … Read More.

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Wyndham Royal Garden at Waikiki embraces ‘Ohana and Wahi

BY WINDY SEGUANCIA  — Beauty at its best is how we describe Hanauma Bay. Known for its snorkeling, swimming or simply sunbathing, Hanauma Bay is also a marine-life conservation park. The bay was formed within a volcanic cone and today … Read More.

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Zone in on Outrigger

BY BITSY KELLEY — Did you know that corals are living animals that eat, grow and reproduce? Read More.

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A year in review

BY THE SATURDAY BRIEFING STAFF — JANUARY 2015 AT A GLANCE… Dr. Kelley received Travel Weekly’s Lifetime Achievement Award honoring members of the industry who have consistently demonstrated leadership and insight, profoundly changing for the better not only their own … Read More.

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Hawai‘i needs Hawaiian Electric Industries and NextEra merger

BY DR. RICHARD KELLEY — By now I’m sure almost everyone in Hawai‘i is aware that the State of Hawai‘i and Hawaiian Electric Industries (HEI), the state’s largest public utility, are in discussions over a proposed merger of HEI and … Read More.

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Getting in the “ZONE”

BY DONNA LAGUANA — On Sept. 19, Outrigger Guam Beach Resort (OGM) hosts took to the beaches to participate in the biggest coastal cleanup event in Guam. The 21st Annual Guam International Coastal Cleanup was a huge success with thousands … Read More.

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Outrigger Mauritius Beach Resort bids aloha to PVS crew

BY PIETER VAN DER HOEVEN — Wednesday, Sept. 16, Outrigger Mauritius Beach Resort (MOR) hosts were blessed to be a part of moving ceremony that brought closure to the most recent leg of Hokulea’s Worldwide Voyage. Read More.

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Education and awareness (OZONE) at the Outrigger Mauritius Beach Resort

WRITTEN BY ANNABELLE LOUIS — Some of our hosts have attended educational and awareness sessions about our marine environment learning how the eco-systems are connected and the importance of a healthy lagoon. The theoretical sessions were complemented by field trips … Read More.

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“We’ve come a long way, Baby!”

BY RICHARD KELLEY — This week, Outrigger Resorts announced that it is providing support and assistance for a test voyage of two seafaring proas (canoes) that will travel around the island of Guam in preparation for the Festival of the … Read More.

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