2013 Hawaii Holiday Gift Guide

Aloha and happy holidays from Hawaii Aloha Travel!

We’re excited about today’s podcast because we’re giving listeners a Hawaii holiday gift guide and making their Christmas shopping a little easier this year. With ten top items on our list, see if you can get some gift shopping while you’re here in the islands. Or, use this guide for next year’s wish list!

We also have some great news topics to discuss, first and foremost being whale season is upon us. January is when residents and visitors begin to see the flukes and spouts above water and hear the whale songs below water. If you’re traveling to Hawaii in January or after, be sure to book a whale watching tour- they are incredible!

A new penthouse has hit all-time price records in the Kakaako neighborhood of Honolulu, $50 million! Which is the most expensive condominium unit in Hawaii. And more on the hotel topic, there is a new addition to Choice Hotels International’s Ascend Collection in Waikiki. Lastly we’ll let you know why Hawaii has been ranked as number 1 healthiest state in the nation again. So stay tuned into today’s podcast and get connected to Hawaii!

These are our Top 10 picks;

  1. Chocolate Mac Nuts
  2. Hawaiian Jewelry – Niihau Shells, Pearls, Sea Glass
  3. Local Hawaiian Art – Heather Brown
  4. Welzie
  5. Koa Wood – Martin and MacArthur
  6. Hawaii Grown Coffee
  7. Pareos (Hawaiian Sarongs)
  8. Kauai Kookies
  9. North Shore Goodies – mix and match gift packages