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.

Family driving in Hawaii in Mustang convertible

The vacation to Oahu is booked. The room at the hotel has been reserved. You’ve made calls about restaurant reservations, activity plans and museum...
A microphone laying on a stage

Visitors to Hawaii planning activities while here could certainly be forgiven for overlooking a night taking in some stand-up comedy. After all, it’s our...
2 men bodyboarding

At Oahu’s southeastern tip is Sandy Beach, a world-famous beachbreak notable for its size and raw power. Locals love “Sandy’s” for its waves and...
Inside Lanikai Juice

There’s no place like Hawaii to get your juice on. These islands have an abundance of sweet, tropical fruits to quench your thirst, and...
O'Tooles Bar Exterior

If you are a fan of TV’s Hawaii 5-0, or of other shows like LOST, or The River, then you’re likely to be at...
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...

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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,...
Hawaiian food plate lunch
Can you believe September is coming to an end? Honestly I feel like summer didn’t even happen- it seems to have come and gone...
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....
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