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.

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A broken tree

The recent Big Island journey that took me to the summit of Mauna Kea also saw me visiting family and friends in the Puna...
Surfing sucks bumper sticker

Have you ever seen or heard the meme, “surfing sucks don’t try it”? If you have then I’m sure you know the purpose behind...
Mauna Kea Observatory wide shot

On a recent trip to the Big Island, some friends convinced me to make the perilous trek to the summit of Mauna Kea. I...
Mochiko Chicken

One of my go to places to eat has to be Ethel's Grill in Kalihi on Kalihi street. I have been going there for...
Feng Shui ornament

There's something classic and charming about Hawaii's style of home décor. Indoor plants, teak furniture, light bright colors, bamboo wind chimes, plantation style architecture…...
Kaanapali walking path during the early evening

I love taking evening strolls in Hawaii, especially after dinner when the sun has set. The sky is an inky blue that hasn’t quite...
A low shot of an infinity pool with palm trees

Having grown up surfing on Oahu, I was more than a little intrigued when it was recently announced that a wave pool surfing resort...
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...

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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...
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,...
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