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.

Derek Warfield in performance

Derek Warfield is returning to Hawaii for a series of concerts bound to sell out. He’s a musical icon in Ireland, regarded much like...
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...
The exterior of Proof Public House

Honolulu's recent surge in new restaurants opening up in hip enclaves like Kaimuki and Kakaako continues Downtown with two new bars, on the same...
collection of various wool socks symbolizing the cold weather in Hawaii

It’s been chilly here in Hawaii of late. Snow has settled on the summit of Mauna Kea. In fact, the weather has been inclement....

One thing that is as inevitable as the arrival of the New Year is the hangover that awaits revelers who embrace the holiday with...
An expertly crafted plate of sashimi

When the New Year rolls around in Hawaii, we celebrate it in a variety of ways. House parties or a night on town are...

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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,...
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...
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