Despite a flooding disaster in April that devastated much of Kauai’s North Shore, tourists kept coming. The Hawaii Tourism Authority reported Thursday that visitors spent $173.9 million in May on Kauai, up 13.3 percent from May 2017. For the first five months of 2018, visitors spent $846.9 million on Kauai, an increase of 8.4 percent over the same time frame last year.
As the lower Puna eruption continues, the county is evaluating ways to safely reopen roads in the area and even allow people to view the lava
Timbers Resorts, an independent developer and operator of private boutique resorts and residence clubs, has announced the official grand opening of Timbers Kauai–Ocean Club & Residences at Hokuala.