You Might Be Surprised To Hear Which State Just Witnessed A Major Surge In Tourism

Despite dealing with the erupting volcano Kilauea since May 3rd, the state of Hawaii actually managed to see quite a significant surge in tourism during the month of May. Released by the Hawaii Tourism Authority, the latest preliminary information showcased that not even an active volcano could keep visitors away from the Hawaiian islands.

Thanks to the Hawaii Tourism Authority, Americans can see the noteworthy numbers that surround Hawaii’s tourism during the month of May this year. While May is generally known for being a low month for travel in Hawaii, overall the state saw major growth in categories like visitor arrivals and visitor spending.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now:

Wondering what other destinations around the country are making waves? Then read about how This U.S. City Just Broke A Major Tourism Record!