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.

Fireworks in Pearl Harbor

Independence Day kicks off in fine fashion throughout the country’s 50 states. Barbeques, beach days, parades, fireworks and family and friend get togethers are...
Bottles of Jam on a shelf

There are many Japanese cultural traditions and customs now woven into Hawaii’s social fabric. Among them is omiyage (oh-mee-YAH-ghee), or the tradition of bringing...
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...
A skateboarder races downlhill

Hawaii is home to a variety of action and extreme sports. Big wave surfing is chief among them, certainly. But there is another sport...
Some women playing Roller Derby

Remember women’s roller derby? Flamboyant, professional wrestling-like theatrics from the 1970s that were more about violent spectacle than actual competition? Well, it’s come a...
Burlesque dancers on stage

The upcoming Hawaii Burlesque Festival & Revue at the Honolulu Museum of Art’s Doris Duke Theater is a fine example of something that most...
3 smiling, happy people

We all know that vacations make us happy. They represent time off from work, a chance to de stress, lively activities and a switch...
A surfer in Waikiki

Designed to give mom, dad, and the keikis some good old-fashioned Hawaii playtime, the Family Fun Journey weaves the group in and around to...
A Beach in West Maui

The Valley Isle is chock full of daytime activities, but we've hand picked our favorites for an unforgettable experience exploring the best of the...
An engineer working on a laser machine

In this age of information and technology, geeks have taken their rightful place in the global mainstream. Hawaii has its own unique and delightfully...

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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...
documents for traveling to Hawaii
Let me begin by first stating that the customer is always right. I like to subscribe to this philosophy because it’s a good attitude...
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