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.

The best things in life are free, right? Especially when your vacation destination is a tropical group of islands where the sun shines year...
A Hawaii Sunset

For Hawaii expats, or those people that are from Hawaii that have moved away, there are all kinds of little things that they miss...
display of Tiki Souvenirs at longs drungs

When I vacation somewhere special, I always make a point to take home a souvenir or two as a reminder of the trip. But...
Screenshot of Manoa Chocolate website on a laptop

Many travelers are aware of a location’s specialty. Like the wines of Bordeaux, the BBQ flavors of Korea or the wild salmon of Alaska....
Fruit stand with Organic Hawaiian Dragon fruit

The word ‘organic’ is nothing new. It’s on shelves at Costco, touted in restaurants; it’s even made its way into our make up and...

Residents of major cities the world over share one thing in common. They are proud of their cities, and embrace the stereotypes the rest...
Several palm trees in the wind

My wife and I are heading out on a vacation halfway around the world (yes, people who live here in Hawaii also like to...
Sunset with Bioluminescence Hawaii

Last night my husband and I were taking a nighttime stroll down Ke Iki beach on the North Shore, when all of a sudden...
Sunburned in Hawaii

Hawaii is the perfect place to get a little sun. A golden tan after a vacation in the tropics is almost like a trophy,...
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...

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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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