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April 5, 2019

Tiger Woods to Help Design Makaha Golf Course

 

Pacific Links International has enlisted the help of Tiger Woods and his company TGR Design to design one of two gold courses at the Makaha Valley Resort on the Leeward Coast of Oahu. Woods and TGR Design will be the lead architects for the Makaha North Course, while Gil ...

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April 5, 2019

What is the Kama'aina Discount?

 

Pretty much anywhere you get stationed on the Mainland, you will not get any perks for becoming a resident of that area. On Oahu, because of the huge amount of tourists and visitors we get to the island, residents often receive discounts at stores, restaurants, and especially on recreational ...

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March 29, 2019

Hawai'i's Sunscreen Ban: Everything You Need to Know

 

In July 2018, Hawai'i lawmakers passed a bill that will prohibit the sale of over-the-counter sunscreens containing the chemicals oxybenzone and octinoxate. These chemicals have been found to contribute to the destruction of coral reefs and other ocean life. And if you know anything about Hawai'i ocean ...

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March 8, 2019

It's Hawaii Time, All the Time!

 

Daylight Saving Time ends this weekend for folks on the mainland, giving them an extra hour of daylight until the Fall. But because of Hawaii's proximity to the equator, the islands stay on the same time all year round. That's right, we are always on Hawaii Time ...

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March 1, 2019

Southwest Airlines to Begin Service to Hawaii

 

Earlier this month Southwest Airlines received the all clear from the Federal Aviation Administration to begin service to Hawaii from California. Not only does this give you and your loved ones more options to travel to and from the islands, but it also increases the likelihood of overall cost ...

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