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Aloha Friday Photo: Kauai North Shore Edition

Today’s Aloha Friday Photo was taken by Karl Moss on his very recent trip to Kauai with his wife. Karl says he believes this photo is from Wainiha Bay off of Highway 560 on Kauai’s North Shore. I love that Karl composed this photo with flanking Ironwood Trees. And, that little section of golden sand is calling me to plop ... Read More »

Aloha Friday Photo: Lana’i Dolphins

Today’s excellent Aloha Friday Photo comes to us from Lana’i resident and Four Seasons Lanai General Manager, Tom Roelens. What a great action shot of two playful dolphins zipping through Lana’i’s bright blue water! This dolphin photo reminds us that while humpback whale season may only last from December to April, you’ll see dolphins year round in Hawaii. By the ... Read More »

Aloha Friday Photo: A Waikiki Lanai with a View

Don’t you just love the view from this lanai (balcony)? I could sit here for hours watching the vibrant Waikiki scene as those gentle waves roll in. This photo is posted courtesy of Shelley on flickr. Shelley, please correct me if I’m wrong, but I believe this view is from the Aston Waikiki Beach Hotel. Not too shabby, eh? Mahalo, ... Read More »

Aloha Friday Photo: Little Birdie Edition

Today’s Aloha Friday Photo comes to us from Cliff Jensen who has a fantastic photo collection of birds of Hawaii. Cliff tells me that photo is of a Japanese White-eye. Here’s what else Cliff shared about this gorgeous bird, The tiny (4.5 inch) Japanese White-eye is native to Japan, Korea, China, Taiwan, Burma and North Vietnam.  Because of its small ... Read More »

Aloha Friday Photo: Black Sand & Blue Water Edition

Today’s Aloha Friday Photo is from Teresa Caseltine. Her photo is from Maui’s Wai‘anapanapa State Park just off the road to Hana. It’s one of Maui’s ‘must see’ places. Teresa writes, Such a beautiful beach with the black sand, and the bluest of water . We want to go back sssoooo bad. We will one day. Oh, Teresa, I hope ... Read More »

Aloha Friday Photo: Haleakala Sunrise Shadow

With today’s tsunami in Hawaii, let’s retreat to higher ground. Let’s go over 10,000 feet above sea-level to the top of Maui’s Mount Haleakala. Take a close look at this photo and notice that the shape that looks like a mountain is actually a massive shadow. That’s Haleakala’s shadow casting down to Maalaea Harbor at sunrise. If you’re going to ... Read More »

Aloha Friday Photo: Mahaulepu Beach

Today’s lovely photo comes to us from Jill. She took this photo while walking along a path near Mahaulepu Beach in the Poipu area of Kauai. Beautiful scenery for a walk, isn’t it? Mahalo to Jill for sharing her photo with us on this Aloha Friday! Read More »

Aloha Friday Photo: Blue Sunset Edition

I’m not sure I’ve ever seen a blue sunset like this one. It’s wonderfully gorgeous! This photo was submitted by Gary Archer from our GoVisitHawaii facebook community. Gary tells me that he took this photo in Maui from the Lahaina Shores Resort back in September. Mahalo to Gary for sharing his beautiful photo with us! Read More »

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