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 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...
A couple posing on beach

Wedding Photography by Jeannemarie PhotoWith my one-year marriage anniversary approaching this July, I’ve been busy finding ways to celebrate in a unique, romantic and...
GoPro Video Camera mounted on a surfboard

The massive popularity of the GoPro camera here in Hawaii and, indeed, around the world, is astonishing. It’s made the creator, 39-year-old Nick Woodman...

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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...
There are a ton of ways for travelers to save on vacations, especially with new companies popping up like Airbnb and VRBO for accommodations,...
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