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.

A pair of Wallabies

Invasive species pose a grave, continuing threat to Hawaii’s native flora and fauna. Coqui frogs, Miconia, salvinia molesta, Albizia trees; large amounts of funding...
A woan reading on the beach

I love to read. I also love pretty much any book- I don’t have a particular genre that I enjoy more than others. I’ll...
A broken tree

The recent Big Island journey that took me to the summit of Mauna Kea also saw me visiting family and friends in the Puna...
Surfing sucks bumper sticker

Have you ever seen or heard the meme, “surfing sucks don’t try it”? If you have then I’m sure you know the purpose behind...
Mauna Kea Observatory wide shot

On a recent trip to the Big Island, some friends convinced me to make the perilous trek to the summit of Mauna Kea. I...
Mochiko Chicken

One of my go to places to eat has to be Ethel's Grill in Kalihi on Kalihi street. I have been going there for...
Feng Shui ornament

There's something classic and charming about Hawaii's style of home décor. Indoor plants, teak furniture, light bright colors, bamboo wind chimes, plantation style architecture…...
Kaanapali walking path during the early evening

I love taking evening strolls in Hawaii, especially after dinner when the sun has set. The sky is an inky blue that hasn’t quite...
A low shot of an infinity pool with palm trees

Having grown up surfing on Oahu, I was more than a little intrigued when it was recently announced that a wave pool surfing resort...
A mountain in a side-view mirror

Car games for long road trips are something most kids do to pass the time. “I Spy” is usually the go-to, or maybe “Punch...

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A beautiful mountain ridge on Kauai
I feel like a lot of things big have happened in Hawaii pretty recently… Big Island had an earthquake, two hurricanes threatened the islands,...
New Salmon dish at Nobu Waikiki
If you’re vacationing in Hawaii, then chances are you want to sample local fresh seafood that comes straight from the fishermen of the islands....
Place of egsws, ham and toast from Eggs and Things
Today we’ll be talking about the recently released Hawaii’s Best 2014, which is an annual celebration hosted by the Honolulu Star-Advertiser. This people’s choice...
Round trader joe's logo
Hawaii seems to have it all. Year round warm weather, a gorgeous ocean, beautiful beaches, high-end hotels, incredible shopping, tropical fruits, unique eateries… I...
documents for traveling to Hawaii
Let me begin by first stating that the customer is always right. I like to subscribe to this philosophy because it’s a good attitude...
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