Happening in Hawaii Web Series Episode 4: Timeless Waikiki

August 28, 2017

Affectionately known as “The First Lady of Waikiki” and “The Pink Palace of the Pacific,” The Moana Surfrider and The Royal Hawaiian ushered in tourism to Hawaii for decades, and they continue to share genuine Hawaiian hospitality with the world.

In this episode of our Happening in Hawaii Web Series, hear from longtime employees Kehaulani Kam and Roy Robins as they share their fond memories of these two iconic hotels and the significance they’ve had in molding Waikiki and Hawaii into a world renowned visitor destination.

Experience Timeless Waikiki

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