Cindy Scheopner

356 POSTS
A group of tahitian dancers, dancing on stage

Hello Waikiki, there is a new luau on the block who is big and bold enough to take on the challenge. The Pacific Beach Hotel...

A double hull canoe parked in a marina

A small, wooden paddle is a powerful catalyst in the hands of a master. It first brought people across the vast ocean to these...

Unless you're standing inside the Honolulu Fish Auction, it will be harder to get fresher fish than what's served at Uncle's Fish Market &...

Two lion-dogs stand guard at the entrance to Hamilton Library, located on the University of Hawaii at Manoa campus. I walked past them every...

The rocks of Ulupo Heiau continue to keep their ancient vigil, as new sets of hands maintain their massive formation in present day. Heiau...

The people of Hawaii bid Senator Dan Inouye “aloha” as welcome, love and farewell in a manner as unique as these islands and the...

At least two sets of young sisters are happy fans of the Hawaii Five-0 season three premiere. They had never met before we shared...

Fans got to visit a sacred space: the heiau featured in a Halloween episode of Hawaii Five-0. The heiau was constructed especially for the...

Step into a room and out of the islands, to the opulence of the Ottoman Empire. The Damascus Room is a rare opportunity to...

Honolulu again gets a sneak preview of the first episode of Hawaii Five-0 season three at Sunset on the Beach. The local screening will...

CHECK OUT OUR PODCAST!

Bruce Fisher gives a Thumbs Up
Well, 2014 is winding down and we thought we’d take a look at some of the big news stories in Hawaii travel and tourism...
We’re talking about Chinatown today, a part of Honolulu that has really come into its own as a hotbed of the arts and innovative,...
Well, the holiday season is upon us, folks! And their arrival signals another seasonal spike in visitor arrivals to Hawaii. Visitor arrivals continue to...
View of the pool at the Hilton Waikialoa Village
On October 10th, Maui resident Kathleen Soule filed a class action lawsuit against Priceline and Marriott Resorts. Kathleen is suing because she believes she...
screenshot from HAT website of book now pay later
There’s no easy way around the topic… a vacation is expensive. It takes many couples and families years to save up for one, and...

From Our Blog...

2 men smoking
Just a week ago on the Big Island of Hawaii, e-cigarettes were banned at beaches, County parks, public buildings, and anywhere else smoking is...
A sunset over the Koolau mountains
Hawaii has more going for it than most tropical vacation destinations. We've got the sunshine, of course, and our white sand beaches and clear...
Panorimic view of Vog in Metro Honolulu
It's not fog. It's not smog. It's “vog,” and it's back. Technically, vog is the airborne emission of sulfur dioxides from Kilauea Volcano's Pu‘u...
Wide shot of Koolaus from a golf course
Windward Oahu is popular among visitors for many reasons, and it’s a regular destination for residents from all over the island. With its beaches...
Ka‘au Crater panoramic view
For hiking enthusiasts, residents and visitors alike, the Ka‘au Loop Trail in Palolo Valley is one of the most popular on all of Oahu...
BBB Business Review of Hawaii Aloha Travel in Honolulu HI
Travel Industry Logos