Hawaiian Vacation Connection Podcast

The Hawaiian Vacation Connection Podcast focuses on the travel and tourism industry of Hawaii and is designed to help people learn about this unique destination. Since a vacation to the islands can be confusing and time consuming to plan, this podcast dedicates itself to covering helpful topics with a touch of humor and plenty of entertainment.

Today's podcast focuses on ways we can help you save money on your Hawaii vacation. To help us understand what's happening, we check in with Marco Forlliti, who's the business management development manager for Blue Sky tours, one of our major partners. He'll fill us in on The Latest...

If you’re thinking about coming to Oahu, you might automatically assume you should stay in Waikiki. And while Waikiki is a fantastic place to stay and has a lot to offer travelers, I want you to know that there are a few different areas on Oahu where visitors like...

Many people come to Hawaii for the very first time not knowing much about it. That’s where we come in. Since we are not a cookie cutter, automated travel website, we can give you the best tips to get the most out of your vacation and how to be...

Family enjoying Hawaii wedding on the beach

If you're planning on getting married in Hawaii there's a lot to consider. There's the obvious things including the venue, photographer, the wedding dress, who will be attending etc. But there are some not so obvious elements that need to be budgeted for the big day. On today's podcast we...

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When budgeting for your Hawaii vacation an expense that may be hard to calculate are the meals when you're here. Many questions arise around this topic. How much will food cost? Are there meal plans? Will there be restaurants nearby the hotel in Hawaii that are affordable? Figuring out how...

A lot of people ask us about the different kinds of hotel rooms available in Hawaii. At the various properties here on the islands, you’ll find a wide variety of categories - from parking lot views to ocean views. And some rooms will have private lanais (balconies) for you...

Booking a multi Island Hawaii vacation or an itinerary that has a lot of complications can be a daunting task. The good news is that there's things you can do to make the process easier. On today's podcast I give you some tips about how to start the process...

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Okay you've made the decision to come to Hawaii.   For most people a Hawaii vacation is a once-in-a-lifetime event.  It requires a lot of planning and savings. So it makes sense that one of the most common questions we get is; "How much will a vacation to Hawaii...

This is a historic time for the Hawaii tourism industry. People a flocking to the islands in record numbers. Of course Hawaii has always been a popular destination for a Hawaii Vacation but with an insecure world people are traveling here more than ever before. Folks who may be...

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This week’s podcast is about the coffee from the Islands. If you haven’t tasted Hawaiian coffee then you haven't tasted coffee at all! Co-Host Lanai Tabura shares his knowledge about how it’s grown, harvested and where to find the best java when you’re here. Coffee from Hawaii has been rated to...

From Our Blog...

Lanikai Beach is said to be one of the most beautiful beaches in the world. Here's everything you need to know for a great beach day at Lanikai Beach.
Some say that Lanikai Beach is the beach on Oahu. In fact, Lanikai Beach constantly pops on different lists of the top beaches in...
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Ready for your trip to Hawaii? If you don't have the latest cool new beach gear, you may want to take another pass at...
The other night, my sweet husband took me out for a special dinner at one of our favorite beachside restaurants in Waikiki. And, it...
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There are few things that'll put a damper on a long-awaited Hawaii vacation more than having your stuff stolen right out of your rental...
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Hawaii is expensive. We can’t deny that, and we’re not going to pretend coming here is going to be cheap. But it just might...

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