With all the efforts tourism officials are making to promote Hawaii as a safe place to travel, Gov. Ben Cayetano missed out on a big opportunity.
Peter Greenberg, host of the "Travel Show" on KABC in Los Angeles and the travel editor for NBC's "Today Show," invited Cayetano as a guest during his live call-in show from the Kahala Mandarin Oriental last weekend.
But at the last minute Cayetano declined to be on the No.1 radio show.
"Because of Hawaii's unique situation and because you are so dependent on airlift and took such a big hit, I decided let's do it," Greenberg says. "Who better to talk about what's going on? You are in a state …