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.

National Weather Service Hurricane Chart

Our ears and eyes are glued to the TV and National Weather Service. However, for me personally, I am glued to the TV and...
A hurricane radar

With a couple of large tropical cyclones, Iselle and Julio, swirling menacingly toward the Hawaiian Islands, it’s important for visitors in particular to know...

The Moana Surfrider has always allured me. Every time I’ve driven past the white-columned entrance on Kalakaua Avenue or walked past the towering banyan...
Henry Kaiser behind the wheel of one of his busses

Henry Kaiser. The name probably rings a bell, right? But why? For those of you who don’t know the significance behind this name, here...
Kamehameha V Post Office, Downtown Honolulu

Just a short five-or-ten minute walk north on King Street from the iconic and much-visited Honolulu landmarks Iolani Palace, Kawaiahao Church, and the Hawaiian...
A Tesla/Google traffic Map

When you’ve finally made it to the warm tropics of Hawaii, and you can hardly wait to check out the resort pool and beautiful...
Silhouette of 2 artists performing

August is prime time for vacationers traveling to Oahu. It’s the height of the summer season and there is much to see and do,...
Sandbar at Kaneohe Bay

Hawaii is full of beautiful beaches and singular experiences. Unfortunately, many visitors don’t get to experience them due to the simple fact that they...
Waikiki skyline facing south

Iconic Hawaii may arguably be found right in Waikiki. With it's long stretch of idyllic white sand beaches, the tropical scent of plumerias, the...
A warship in Pearl Harbor

Taking place between June 26 and August 1, RIMPAC is currently underway in Hawaii waters. RIMPAC is a biennial (every two years), multinational military...

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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....
Place of egsws, ham and toast from Eggs and Things
Today we’ll be talking about the recently released Hawaii’s Best 2014, which is an annual celebration hosted by the Honolulu Star-Advertiser. This people’s choice...
Round trader joe's logo
Hawaii seems to have it all. Year round warm weather, a gorgeous ocean, beautiful beaches, high-end hotels, incredible shopping, tropical fruits, unique eateries… I...
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