Tag: menehune

Can You Drink Tap Water in Hawaii?

One of the most common questions I get from visitors is this: Can you drink tap water in Hawaii, or should I buy bottled water?  The short answer is: Tap water is safe to drink.  According to the Board of Water Supply, Hawaii tap water is some of the best quality drinking water around. It […]

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Menehune: Hawaii’s Most Elusive People

Legendary creatures called Menehune (pronounced meh-neh-HOO-neh) weave a charming spell throughout the Hawaiian Islands. These dwarf-like expert builders may have built some of Hawaii’s largest temples and strongest fishponds. Many say they still work through the night, maintaining their elusiveness as they march through forests and roads.  The History of Menehune The origin stories of […]

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