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The most scenic hikes in Hawaii by island

From our many trips to Hawaii, we’ve etched some of our fondest memories while hiking on Hawaii’s many beautiful trails. The sights and sounds made every step worth the experiences. We want to share our favorite, scenic hikes by Hawaiian Island in case you would like to create your own memories on these amazing trails. Kauai Our favorite Kauai hike is ... Read More »

Aloha Friday Photos: Umauma Falls

Mahalo to Peggy Prescott from northern California for sharing this lovely waterfall photo with us for Aloha Friday Photos. Peggy captured this photo of  Umauma Falls on the Big Island while on a zipline tour last year. She said that this excursion was one of the funnest experiences ever! Happy Aloha Friday! Read More »

In search of active lava with Kalapana Cultural Tours

There are hardly enough superlatives to describe Hawaii’s amazing scenery — like the beautiful beaches, lush valleys and the abundant waterfalls. If that’s not enough and you want to take Hawaii’s amazing scenery up a notch to oh-my-gosh-I-can’t-believe-how-awesome-this-is, go see the lava activity. It will most definitely make you say wow! As we were planning our March visit to Hawaii ... Read More »

Aloha Friday Photo: Such an engaging site!

Mahalo to Anna Gattermayr from Barossa Valley, South Australia for sharing this beautiful photo with us for Aloha Friday Photos. What makes this photo particularly special is this spot is where Anna’s fiancé proposed to her in October 2016! Wow, didn’t he pick a fantastic location?! This photo was taken on the grounds of Pu’uhonua o Honaunau National Historical Park ... Read More »

Hawaii vacation deals and news: May 10, 2017

– Hilton Waikoloa Resort on the Big Island is offering their rare “inclusive” sale once again. As best I can remember, they only offer this deal once a year. It’s got to be one of the very best deals I see all year for Hawaii. This sale includes room, breakfast, drinks, dinner and a luau. Resort fees are also included. ... Read More »

Aloha Friday Photo: Golden Waikiki Sunset

Mahalo to Toni Johnstone of Victoria, Australia for sharing this amazing sunset shot with us for Aloha Friday Photos. There are so many shades of gold in the sky and reflecting on the water. Toni took this photo from her lanai while staying at the Royal Hawaiian in Waikiki in December. What a gorgeous view! Happy Aloha Friday! Read More »

How to choose the best Hawaii hotel, condo or villa

After you’ve chosen which Hawaiian island(s) you want to visit, one of the next major decisions is choosing where to stay. Though the selection process can be daunting, if you follow our tips, it will make the process easier. In this guide, we’ll primarily focus on hotels, however many of the same factors to consider for a hotel also apply ... Read More »

Aloha Friday Photo: Sunset at Ho’okipa

Mahalo to Sandi Peck of New Castle, Delaware for sending in this well-timed, splash shot to us for Aloha Friday Photos. Sandi captured this photo at sunset from Ho’okipa during a Maui visit in January 2014. She tells us it’s one of her favorite places on Maui. Ho’okipa is located off Highway 36 in north/central Maui. It’s just past Paia ... Read More »

Hawaii vacation deals & news: April 26, 2017

* There’s a bit of an inter-island airfare war going on in Hawaii. Mokulele Airlines has inter-island fares starting at $34 one-way. Hawaiian Airlines has fares as low as $59 one-way. * All Entertainment coupon books —  including the Hawaii version –are on a flash sale of $10 with free shipping through today. For this sale, you must use the promo ... Read More »

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