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I’m a 5th generation local Hawaii girl who loves to travel the world…and my island state! I like to eat local food, hike with my adopted dog, fish with my Dad and explore Hawaii like a tourist. If you’re planning a Hawaii vacation, I want to help you make it a perfect trip!
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Book fun activities like whale watch cruises to helicopter rides at Hawaii Activities. They’ve always got a bunch of discounts so they’re worth checking out. The iVenture and Go Oahu cards are also fantastic deals where you get access to the most popular activities for a discounted price. Great for first-time visitors!
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Aloha and welcome to Hanalei. Can you imagine sitting on Hanalei beach and enjoying this calm sunset view? The Hanalei area is a quaint and very pretty spot that is perfect for relaxing and living
Aloha! Although Waimea Canyon is nothing compared to the Grand Canyon in size, you have to admit – it’s still breathtaking. The Waimea Canyon trail offers gigantic and unbelievable views on such a tiny island.
Aloha hikers, The best way to experience the Na Pali coast is by helicopter, boat or the Kalalau Trail. While the first two options can be pricey for some, the Kalalau trail is also often
I’ve been reading about Oahu budget trips and a lot of the blog posts out there say “visit the beach for free” or “take a walk and explore for free.” Well, of course you’re going
Aloha Kauai fans, One of the biggest must-see views of Hawaii is on Kauai: The Na Pali coast. As Hawaii’s oldest island, age has allowed the coast to develop into tumbling cliffs with a mix
Aloha travelers, Hawaii transportation may seem like a boring topic (who wants to read about rental cars when they’re going to Hawaii?), but it’s essential. Everyone is going to have to think about how they’re
Aloha Maui travelers, Turtle Town is why Maui is one of my most favorite islands in the Hawaiian Island chain. Not because of the magnificent Kaanapali beach, the magical Haleakala sunrise or the delicious local
Aloha! Seeing turtles on Maui is such an amazing experience because they just give you that bubble of joy when you see them. They’re just so darn cute! Luckily, it’s easy to see these guys
Aloha! How in the world do you choose the best island to visit in Hawaii?? It’s not like one island is the same as the next. In fact, they are all entirely different from each
Packing the right clothes for Hawaii can be tough. Really tough. And I certainly know. I can’t even count how many times I’ve thought “I shouldn’t have brought this…I didn’t even wear it.” If this
Hawaii waterfalls are one of the prettiest sights you’ll ever see on the Hawaiian Islands. We’ve got plenty of them here and each one is a joy to behold. Some are popular for their misty
The Kaena Point hike is an easy, flat, sometimes muddy, usually hot, but rewarding hike. Not only does it have fantastic views every step of the way, but you also have a chance to see
Nico’s Pier 38 is one of the top places to go for great seafood in Hawaii. This is the same area that our local fish auction is held (the only fresh tuna auction in the U.S.) so fresh
I’ve never considered going on an Oahu photography tour before. Like most people, I’m a point and shoot kind of girl and probably don’t put as much thought as I should into each shot. In
Everytime I drive into the North Shore, I’m always thinking about Shige’s Saimin. Whenever I travel, the first thing I’m looking into are those hole-in-the-wall spots where only the locals go. There’s just something about
Aloha hikers, As requested, here is the How to get to Diamond Head and Back ultimate guide! Find out everything you need to know and expect when you head over to this popular and iconic
Aloha whale watchers, It’s January and time for me to get some Oahu whale watching in! The awesome folks over at Atlantis Adventures invited me to experience The Majestic whale watching cruise and I have
You are in for a treat if you’re headed to Hawaii during the Christmas season. This neighborhood light show really gets into the Christmas spirit with their synchronized lights and Hawaiian themed decorations. You can
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Planning your 1st trip? Not sure which activity you should sign up for? This is my local step-by-step guide to Oahu's must-see spots all at an affordable price.
One of the most popular activities in Kauai is Kauai tubing. Float, drift and plunge your way down Kauai's historical irrigation ditches from the plantation days.
How To Make Your Hawaii Trip Epic!
The Hawaii Revealed series is a wonderful collection written by longtime Hawaii resident Andrew Doughty. They’ve got some great insider information and will help you get started on planning your Hawaii travel itinerary, especially if this will be your first visit to the Hawaiian Islands.