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Aloha Friday Photo: Kauai lanai

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Mahalo to Jeff Silvers for sharing his beautiful photo with us for Aloha Friday Photos. Jeff took this photo on November 7th from his lanai (balcony) at Pono Kai in Kapaa, Kauai. What a lovely view through the green lawn, swaying palm trees to the ocean. A view like this makes it difficult to leave Kauai at the end of ... Read More »

Maui & Lanai New Year’s Eve Fireworks & Celebrations for 2014/2015

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We’ve created new pages to highlight the New Year’s Eve fireworks and celebrations across the islands of Maui and Lanai. Both islands will offer wonderful ways to welcome in 2015. To see what’s happening this year, follow these links: — Maui New Year’s Eve Fireworks & Celebrations — Lanai New Year’s Eve Fireworks & Celebrations Whether you’ll be on the beautiful Hawaiian ... Read More »

Hawaii vacation deals & news: December 17, 2014

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*  Hawaiian Airlines and Alaska Airlines both have great fare sales on roundtrip flights to Hawaii. For these special fares, you must book by December 22. The travel periods for these fares vary by airline but extend into February (Alaska) and March (Hawaiian). Do check out all the fine print. Here are examples of the types of fare sales you ... Read More »

Waikiki, Honolulu, Oahu 2014/2015 New Year’s Eve Fireworks, Dining & Events

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Oahu is a fantastic island to welcome in the new year. Waikiki Beach and Honolulu will be particularly lively with entertainment, festive dining and, of course, amazing fireworks at midnight. Here’s what’s happening this New Year’s Eve (December 31, 2014) to celebrate 2015. New Year’s Eve Fireworks * Waikiki Beach hosts a fireworks show from a barge just offshore from ... Read More »

Aloha Friday Photo: Warm Lana’i Sunrise

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Mahalo to John Murray for sending this Lana’i sunrise photo to share on our Aloha Friday Photos series. The colors of this sunrise are so warm and inviting. You can almost feel the summery temperatures beam through the clouds. While sunset pictures tend to make us reflect on the day’s activities, Hawaii sunrise photos make us anticipate the great adventures the new ... Read More »

Maui Christmas activities & events updated for 2014

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  Our Maui Christmas activities and events page has been updated for 2014! You’ll find a great list of things to do and see such as these fun events: Santa’s grand arrival by canoe and sleigh Outdoor “ice” skating by the ocean Free Christmas shows and much more To see all the events and activities, click this link –> Maui ... Read More »

Aloha Friday Photo: Nukoli’i Beach Sunrise

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Mahalo to Terry Ambrose for sharing this lovely photo with us for Aloha Friday Photos. Terry shared this about his photo: “The mornings at Nukoli’i Beach on Kauai are simply spectacular. Each sunrise is different and changes constantly.” Terry also said that he can’t wait to get back to Kauai. With beautiful sunrise moments like these, we completely understand why. ... Read More »

What to know about a January vacation in Hawaii

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Is January the perfect time for your Hawaii vacation? Let’s look at all the important factors — weather, costs, crowds and events — to help you decide. What’s the weather like in Hawaii in January? Hawaii’s weather is warm year round — even in the middle of winter. Hawaii’s weather is warm enough to allow tropical flowers and trees bloom ... Read More »

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