Archive for February, 2014

Hawaii’s Aloha Friday!

Thanks to legislation, Hawaii has officially been known as the “Aloha State” since 1959. Heck, the Hawaii Statutes have even got an entire section on the “Aloha Spirit”! If you’re on vacation in Hawaii, you’ll often hear it used as a greeting, but you’ll soon discover that here in Hawaii, Aloha is a lifestyle. To […]

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Dragons In Hawaii?

While you won’t find real dragons on your Hawaiian vacation, you will find a unique rock formation that resembles their teeth! Located at Makaluapuna Point on Maui’s northwest shore, Hawaii’s Dragon’s Teeth is an “off-the-beaten track” type of tourist attraction that’s not to be missed. Hundreds of years ago when the West Maui volcano was […]

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The Honolulu Festival!

If your March break plans include a vacation in Hawaii, you won’t want to miss the Honolulu Festival. Now in its 20th year, the annual festival is a celebration of the various cultures that make up the Pacific region. Sponsored by the non-profit Honolulu Festival Foundation, this three day event showcases the art, culture, food […]

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Hawaii’s First Settler – The Hawaiian Monk Seal!

Known as “Ilio holo I ka uaua”, which translates to “dog that runs in rough water”, the Hawaiian Monk Seal is endemic to Hawaii and is thought have arrived here long before the first Polynesians. In fact, research suggests that the Hawaiian Monk Seal is the most primitive of all seals, and originally appeared in […]

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Hawaii’s Best Kept Secret – Kona Coffee!

There’s nothing quite like that first cup coffee in the morning, unless of course you’re sipping it while on vacation in Hawaii! What many people don’t realize is that Hawaii is home to Kona coffee which is largely considered one of the best coffees in the world. What makes Kona coffee so special? Hawaii of […]

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Hawaii’s Famous Banzai Pipeline!

When you see Hawaii in films, you’re almost guaranteed to see the camera pan across the incredible Banzai Pipeline.  The Pipeline is a surf break on the north shore of Oahu in Ehukai Beach Park and its waves are considered some of the most dangerous on the planet. The Banzai Pipeline hosts some of the […]

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