Last updated: 12:39 PM ET, Fri February 26 2016

Oahu in the Spotlight: Destinations Pulse for Feb. 26, 2016

Destination & Tourism | Janeen Christoff | February 26, 2016

Oahu in the Spotlight: Destinations Pulse for Feb. 26, 2016

PHOTO: Oahu (Photo courtesy of the Hawaii Tourism Authority)

Oahu in the Spotlight
Oahu, known as “the gathering place,” is bringing in a world-class clientele to its sparkling luxury resorts, high-end shopping and wealth of cultural opportunities – and new projects will only enhance its allure.

A Prince In Nepal
Prince Harry’s next adventure is to the quake-ravaged country of Nepal, where he will learn about the steps being taken to help people rebuild their lives and honor soldiers who have helped in the rebuilding effort.

Take the Family to Iceland This Summer
Three packages, three companies and three very different trips to Iceland. Compare and contrast a luxury, budget and family-specific adventure in the country, including airfare to see which one suits you best

The Best Studio Tours for Film Buffs
What do you think of when you think of L.A., Mumbai or Tokyo? If it’s big-time movie-making, these film studio tours are the perfect motivation to travel the world, from Hollywood to Bollywood, Italy, France and New Zealand.


The Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority is paving the way for an expansion to the Las Vegas Convention Center with plans to tear down the now-shuttered Riviera Hotel and Casino and create outdoor exhibit space.

Ideal for the armchair traveler: This unusual travel guide provides the modern-day gamer with the 8 essential digital destinations to visit in 2016. 

Small English towns are on the receiving end of some big benefits due to the nation’s record-breaking tourism. More visitors are exploring farther afield from major cities and regions outside of major hubs are noticing more tourism traffic.

Nothing says family travel like a swim with the sharks, but one intrepid clan gives it a go in Hawaii – and that’s not all. From flying gliders to paddleboarding up the Kahana River, adventure awaits on Oahu.

Bring out your inner Indiana Jones: This remote Peruvian lake sees only about 150 trekkers per year and is home to a 500-year-old secret – mausoleums filled with royal mummies hidden in the jungle-covered mountains. 


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