Tag: Makapu’u Lighthouse Trail

Rabbit Island Hawaii (Manana) and its story

It’s been a long time since we’ve written about Oahu’s Rabbit Island Hawaii. Seen from the Makapu’u Lighthouse Lookout, Makapu’u Beach Park, and much of the Windward Side, it’s a familiar sight for residents whether or not they know its history and status.  The improved Makapu’u Lighthouse Trail and increased public parking to accommodate the […]

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Makapu’u Lighthouse: A History

Since improvements were completed in 2015, the Makapu’u Lighthouse Trail has become one of the most popular hiking destinations on Oahu. It is also historically significant. Improvements to the area include much-needed additional parking and the paving of the original path. Located at the very tip of southeast Oahu, the is ideal for novice hikers […]

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Whale Watching Oahu: The Best Places to Go for Free

We’re smack-dab in the middle of Hawaii’s whale season. This is the time of year when humpback whales (Kohola, in Hawaiian) migrate to Hawaii waters to mate, give birth, and nurse their young. The good news? You don’t have to book a whale watching Oahu cruise to see these majestic sea creatures.  If you’re visiting […]

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