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.

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Blog posts about: Customs, Practices and Pastimes

Polynesian Tattoo on forearm

For many, travel inspires the desire to make the experience permanent. No longer the exclusive province of sailors and convicts, or so tattoos have...
A hiker and his dog share a trail in Hawaii

A recent hike I did on a narrow rocky trail in Makiki got me thinking a lot about the etiquette of hiking. For instance,...
A black and purple Mardi Gras aloha shirt for sale

When we think Mardi Gras, we think flamboyant masks and boastful beads; big bands on Bourbon Street and dancing – lots of it. But...
An ukulele teacher standing in front of a wall of ukuleles

Ukulele virtuoso Jake Shimabukuro said, “If everyone played the ukulele, the world would be a better place." I’ve decided it’s time for me to...

Hawaii definitely knows how to ring in the new year with added flair, and that's by way of fireworks. Whether a public aerial display...

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Perched above the Pacific, the Four Seasons Resort Lanai, at Manele Bay is a true oasis. Be ready to get pampered and feel totally...
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The front of the hotel
Situated on a rocky bluff overlooking the Pacific Ocean, Outrigger Royal Sea Cliff offers residential-style condominium rentals on the Big Island's beautiful Kona Coast....
A contemporary boutique hotel located 3 short blocks from Waikiki Beach, the Best Western Plus Coconut Waikiki Hotel is the perfect hotel for visitors...
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