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.

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...
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 windsurfer getting air

It's been a blustery few days on Oahu. Most of us welcome the cool trade-wind weather, but there is a group of people vexed...
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 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...
Bayview Golf Course

For vacationing golf nuts disappointed by prohibitive baggage fees that preclude bringing along a set of clubs for a Hawaii vacation, I have good...
Rescue

Hawaii is home to a wide variety of extreme and action sports. This is the reason many visitors choose a Hawaii vacation. And while...
Several taxis on a city street

I take a lot of cabs. As a professional musician who lives in town, I find it easier than battling traffic, finding and paying...
Pearl Harbor Roads

I would wholeheartedly recommend renting a vehicle during your Oahu vacation. You’ll be able to see and experience a lot more than by using...
Hanauma Bay

There is a false sense of security in Hawaii’s outdoor environment. Yes the water looks tranquil and tropical, the trails appear peaceful and lush...

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Bruce Fisher taking selfie at Huloope Bay on Lanai
Today I offer up a few tips about traveling to Lanai. A few days ago I was treated to a overnight stay so I...
people eating laulau at Heia peer on Oahu
If you're traveling to Hawaii in the near future and don't know what know what foods you must try.......... you're in luck!! On today's podcast...
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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