comscore Island Hopping | Honolulu Star-Advertiser
Globe Trotting | Travel

Island Hopping


Cruise takes in New Year’s sparkle

The Star of Honolulu will see in the new year with a cruise on New Year’s Eve departing at 10:45 p.m. Friday from Aloha Tower Marketplace, Pier 8 and returning at 12:45 a.m.

The cruise will provide views of the fireworks along the Waikiki coastline and offers champagne, party favors, dinner, live entertainment and dancing. Different cruise packages are available.

The cost is $158 per person and up, and $127.98 for kamaaina and military.

For reservations or more information, please call 983-STAR (7827) or visit


Hotel Lanai tees off for the ladies

LANAI CITY » Hotel Lanai is offering "Girlfriends’ Golf Getaway" for the second year with Insight Golf Schools, a personalized golf school for women that offers "real on-course instruction," according to a statement.

Golf instruction will be provided by Beverly Fergusson and Sheri Hayes, two of the LPGA’s top teachers. Instruction will include:

» Skills and techniques.
» Course management.
» Physical conditioning.
» Mental/emotional skills.
» Shot-making skills.

The school dates are Feb. 18-21 and 24-27.

The package includes:

» Three nights at the Hotel Lanai.
» Three days of instruction with a 4-1 student-to-teacher ratio.
» Opening dinner in the hotel’s Lanai City Grille.
» Daily continental breakfast.
» An instructional round on the Challenge at Manele and the Experience at Koele.
» Ground transportation — airport and transport among hotel and golf courses.

For information and reservations go to or e-mail


Comments have been disabled for this story...

Click here to see our full coverage of the coronavirus outbreak. Submit your coronavirus news tip.

Be the first to know
Get web push notifications from Star-Advertiser when the next breaking story happens — it's FREE! You just need a supported web browser.
Subscribe for this feature

Scroll Up