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.

View of Diamondhead in Waikiki Hawaii

Many vacationers seek Oahu for one reason: Waikiki . The white sands, turquoise waters, fun surf breaks, premiere shopping, exciting nightlife… there are plenty...
2 Tiki Gods

One of the things that give Hawaii its enormously rich cultural heritage is its sprawling mythology. It is a mythology as full of love...
2 scary costumes

Since its start in 2008, the annual Hallowbaloo Music & Arts Festival has been among the most popular Halloween events in Hawaii. By signing...
View of Waimea valley

For Oahu vacationers that are staying in Honolulu or Waikiki, the North Shore might sound like an out-of-the-way place. And in truth, it is....
Guy with a guitar

People who know me are confounded, dumbstruck even, that I don’t listen to music. “But you’re a professional musician,” they’ll say. “Don’t you need...
Windward Oahu Coast

As the morning traffic backs up on the Pali Highway below me and kids chatter and file into class at the middle school across...
Hawaiian sunset on Kuappa pond in Hawaii Kai

Hawaii has a lot of firsts, world’s bests and famous-es that make it an extremely unique state. If you’ve been to the Islands before,...
Alcohol on a restaurant table

When it comes to dining out, my tastes and appetites are unsophisticated and modest. I’m more of an atmosphere person. Usually, if I like...
Hawaiian airlines plane taking off on runway

Ever since I got my Alaska Airlines credit card, I’ve been a die-hard Alaska Airlines flyer. I like their snack packs, service and in...
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...

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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,...
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...
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