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Published on Tuesday, September 7, 2021

Hawaii visitors decline after Governor's 'stay away' plea






Tourists are beginning to heed Hawaii Gov. David Ige's warning to stay away.


Latest data shows a fall in visitation two weeks after Gov. Ige asked visitors not to travel to the islands due to the surge in Covid hospitalizations.


The latest two-week visitor numbers show a drop of more than  100,000 compared to 380,000 visitors in the two-week period just prior to Ige's announcement.


This is despite an uptick in numbers during the Labor Day weekend.


Although no new state-wide restrictions have been issued, Maui and Oahu are introducing vaccine passport programs requiring proof of vaccination to enter facilities such as restaurants.

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