Did you visit Hawaii in 2015? I you did, you’re not alone. The Associated Press is reporting that 8.6 million people traveled to the islands last year!

This is an increase of 4 percent over the previous year. And boy did those folks shop! In 2015 visitor spending rose to $15 billion, a record for the group of islands.

Finally, it was reported that of those who traveled to Hawaiian Islands, the majority chose Oahu and Maui over Hawaii Island (The Bid Island) and Kauai.