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.

A mountain in a side-view mirror

Car games for long road trips are something most kids do to pass the time. “I Spy” is usually the go-to, or maybe “Punch...
Volleyball players at the net

As the University of Hawaii gears up for the fall semester, students have more to look forward to than term papers, morning traffic, and...
Manapua Dish

Like the rest of the U.S., school in Hawaii is back in. Anyone who has grown up here will know that among the familiar...
Main building at the Wailua Sugar Mill

Because of the recent hurricanes that hit Hawaii, and the potential for more on the horizon (hurricane season is from June 1st till the...
Bayview Golf Course

For vacationing golf nuts disappointed by prohibitive baggage fees that preclude bringing along a set of clubs for a Hawaii vacation, I have good...
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...

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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....
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...
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