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“Eddie Would Go” – Why Hawaii Celebrates Eddie Aikau

Eddie Aikau was the first lifeguard to work on Oahu’s North Shore. He became a surfing legend and local hero before sacrificing his life to save fellow Hokulea voyagers in the 1970s. Today, he is honored throughout Hawaii as a symbol of aloha and Hawaii traditions.  Hawaii has a unique culture that’s brimming with its […]

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Haleiwa and Oahu’s North Shore: Surfing Capital of the World

Did you know that many avid and professional surfers consider North Shore Oahu the surfing capital of the world? This charming Hawaii coastal region is always worth visiting, but seeing big-wave surfers take on enormous swells is an unforgettable experience.  Today we’re talking all about  Haleiwa and Oahu’s North Shore and why it’s the surfing […]

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