Hawaii Vacation Blog

Hawaii Vacation Blog began in 2006 and was spearheaded by Hawaii Aloha Travel owner Bruce Fisher. The blog's roots are in providing an authentic voice and interesting topics on anything and everything Hawaii, and is specifically created for Hawaii's guests.

We welcome comments from our readers and love receiving feedback. We also encourage our readers to share with us any personal topics of their own — feel free to reach out to us. We enjoy reader suggestions and ideas as it helps Hawaii Vacation Blog become well rounded and unique.

Hawaii steaks on barbeque

If, during your Hawaii vacation, you find yourself and/or your family invited to a potluck barbeque by someone you’ve met here, there are a...
Roots music band, b&w

Hawaii has been a melting pot of cultures since the early days of whaling and the plantation ere of the 19th century. Hawaiian pidgin...
A green leaf

For visitors to Hawaii, luau productions are a fun way to experience the hula-dancing, smiling Polynesian trope most people around the world are familiar...
Front entrance of the Kona Brewing Company in Hawaii Kai

For those of you who've been missing your "Liquid Aloha" from the Kona brewing Company you'll be happy to know that after three weeks...
Aerial shot of a reef

“Volun-tourism” has exploded in popularity around the world, and Hawaii is no exception. For visitors interested in volunteering for a worthy cause during a...
Les Murakami Stadium in Honolulu

As Major League Baseball fans across the country have their eyes on spring training, baseball fans here in Hawaii have something to look forward...
A gas pump nozzle in a fuel port

We've long been used to having the highest gas prices in the U.S., so we tend to get excited when prices fall. They've been...
Colorful tight shot of graffitti tools

There are two different arts festivals taking place on Oahu this month, PowWow! Hawaii and the Oahu Fringe festival. Pow!Wow! Hawaii focuses on the...
A bamboo lined trail in manoa

For most Waikiki visitors, the jagged ridgeline of Manoa Valley is merely the pleasant green backdrop of a vacation in paradise. But Manoa offers...
Chairs swinging on carnival ride

The coming weekend brings one of Oahu's most popular events, attracting thousands of residents each year, the Punahou School Carnival. Like the annual Lantern...

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Ever since Mark Twain’s famous journey to Hawaii in 1866 as a correspondent for the Sacramento Union, the Kilauea lava flow has been attracting...
It’s not all about luaus and hula when it comes to entertainment in Hawaii. There’s a long list of staged productions on Oahu, Maui,...
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If you think Hawaii hotels rates are high, think again, because we're actually CHEAPER when you're talking about how they compare to other similar...
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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,...
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