Cindy Scheopner

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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...

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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...
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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...
There are a ton of ways for travelers to save on vacations, especially with new companies popping up like Airbnb and VRBO for accommodations,...
Hawaiian food plate lunch
Can you believe September is coming to an end? Honestly I feel like summer didn’t even happen- it seems to have come and gone...

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One of the hallmarks of the holiday season in Honolulu is the annual Honolulu Marathon. Taking place on the second Sunday of December each...
Skateboard Park
It can be a bit of a challenge when vacationing with kids to find activities to keep young minds and bodies occupied with activities...
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Humpback Whale
There is a handful of animal species native to Hawaii and Hawaii waters that residents take particular delight in spotting. Sadly, part of the...
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A quick perusal of the names of some of the recipes included in Cooking Hawaiian Style by Lanai Tabura and Frank Abraham (host of...
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