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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!
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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Byodo-In Temple is one of those places that will calm your heart and lift the anxiety from your shoulders. The temperature drops and the cool air you inhale feels cold in your lungs. The playful
Aloha summer lovers, June seems like such a perfect time to come to Hawaii. And I won’t disagree with you on that – it certainly is! The weather is close to perfect, Hawaii’s rainy season
Aloha animal fans, The Honolulu Zoo holds a special place in my heart. Zoos around the world have always had a pull on me. I remember going to the HUGE San Francisco Zoo for the
Aloha newbies! Imagine a Hawaiian theme park full of authentic dancing, coconut-cracking lessons and an outdoor walkthrough of traditional villages. Multiply that by 6 different islands and you’ve got the Polynesian Cultural Center and a
Aloha ohana, You may have heard the news networks reporting nonstop about the recent volcano eruptions, fissures and gigantic ash plumes smearing the Big Island sky and forcing locals to evacuate their homes. Even local
Aloha pineapple lovers, Dole Plantation is a gigantic attraction on Oahu that has taken the pineapple craze to the next level. It sits between the life-hardened town of Wahiawa and the packed beach town of
Aloha hikers, It is incredibly difficult to choose the best Big Island hikes. Seriously, how do you choose? While the Big Island is probably the most famous for its volcanoes and lava, it’s also a
Aloha Cave Explorers, Kaumana Caves is a must if you’re headed off to the Big Island and are eager to explore a maze of lava tubes created on Hawaii’s youngest island. There is A LOT
Aloha shoppers! Ala Moana Center is always hopping with the latest trends and overflowing with fashion, technology, food, artwork, events, performances and that gorgeous Hawaiian weather! The mall is designed with an open-air concept that
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
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