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Hawaii Travel, Living In Hawaii & Things To Do In Hawaii

A typical day in early July in Kona, Hawaii. A t-shirt and shorts is perfect for summer weather wear. Editorial credit: Polina MB /
Hawaiian Islands

Hawaii In July: Best Time To Visit Hawaii

Hawaii in July is a beautiful time to visit the islands. The days are hot and sunny and spending your Hawaii vacation at the beach snorkeling, swimming, and learning to

A group of sea turtles have a meeting at their rock.
Hawaiian Islands

Turtles In Hawaii: Swim, Snorkel, See

Swimming with turtles in Hawaii is amazing! My heartbeat kicks up but at the same time I feel so calm. There’s a sense of peace in me when I see

Family surf lesson in Waikiki.

Most Popular Things To Do In Oahu

People flying into Oahu are always asking me what they should do, see, and eat here. While you can’t go wrong with aimlessly exploring, it is good to have at

150 Things To Do On Oahu

The Different Regions Of Oahu And Things To Do

Oahu is the most popular Hawaiian island to visit, especially for first-time Hawaii travelers. There’s a little bit of everything here from an excellent and busy downtown to secluded hikes

Aerial view of Chinaman's Hat (Mokolii Island).

The Best Of Oahu In One Week: 7-Day Oahu Itinerary

There are all kinds of opinions about Oahu out there: too crowded, best nightlife, lots of traffic, amazing hikes, too many tourists, yummy local restaurants… The truth is, Oahu has

Ending where we began at the "surfer on a wave" statue.

East Waikiki Walking Tour By Hawaii Walks

For those staying in Waikiki and looking for an easy 2-hour tour that delves into the history and wildlife of Waikiki, the East Waikiki Walking Tour by Hawaii Walks is

Hiking the Makapuu lighthouse trail. Photo Credit: Hawaii Tourism Authority (HTA) / Tor Johnson

Easy Oahu Hikes That You’ll Enjoy

The definition of an “easy” hike differs from person to person. Some people are hardcore hikers who have all that extra gear and solid muscle (definitely not me). Others rarely

A girl playing on the ukulele from the best Hawaiian island to visit for kids.
Tips and Guides

Best Hawaiian Island To Visit For Kids

Which is the best Hawaiian island to visit for kids? It’s such a difficult question isn’t it? Some kids love the outdoors (I certainly did). If you’re on Kauai or

I had a fantastic time at Germaine's luau!
Eat and Drink

The Best Luaus In Oahu For Good Food, Good Fun

Choosing the best luau in Oahu for you, your family, kids, significant other or friends is so difficult! Some are great fun for the whole family with activities for kids


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Hawaii Activities


Hawaii Travel: GPS Tours


For those on a Hawaii travel budget, try out the self-guided audio tours by Shaka Guide (a locally owned company right here in Oahu). Choose from the many driving or walking tours, open the app, and enjoy an entertaining GPS tour full of history and culture as you sightsee the islands.

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