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.

A good sized plate of fresh poke

Lots of folks wonder, "Where in Hawaii can I get the best seafood and Poke?" Sure, it may seem like a silly question (since we're in the middle of the ocean), but we actually get asked that a lot. In fact, it's a really good question. Here's the answer:...

If you're an accessory-addict and love to travel, have we found some items for you! Seems there's a travel accessory to fulfill you're every travel want and need--we even found some must-have Hawaii travel accessories you didn't even know you needed (yet). The website, Travelon, features dozens of accessories...

A man proposing, on the beach

Every year, hundreds of couples do it. Bruce did it. But, Lanai didn't. Hmmm...what could we be talking about? Proposing in Hawaii, of course! The romance of Hawaii lends itself to picture-perfect proposals, and there's no better place to pop the question. That's because Hawaii offers something many other...

hulopoe bay in front of the four seasons lanai at manele bay

If you're interested in whats happening on the Island of Lanai this podcast is for you. Lanai Tabura, born and raised on the Pineapple isle is in the studio to give us he top Must Do Things to do on Lanai!! The island of Lanai is just off the...

Pearl Harbor: Not only is Pearl Harbor the most visited spot in Hawaii, it's also one of the most visited places in the world, welcoming approximately 1.8 million visitors per year. Pearl Harbor is a National Historical Landmark, which commemorates the devastating aerial attack on Pearl Harbor that resulted in 2,390...

Sign at site showing whale locations

This year, the humpback whales took their time arriving in Hawaiian waters. But, they're here now! In fact, we're fortunate enough to see them from nearby our home, and it's a spectacular site! Here's a look at the top 10 shoreline whale watching sites in Hawaii, courtesy of the Hawaiian...

Bottle of KonaRed on a rock in front of a stream

On today's podcast we're joined By Lanai Tabura and we discuss Hawaii' nourishing foods you can enjoy her and also take hoe with you after your vacation. Just in case you need another reason to consider Hawaii for your vacation--your visit could be good for your health! Hawaii is home...

We've been getting a lot of requests lately from Podcast listeners to talk about fun things to do in Hawaii so on today's podcast Yaling and I offer some suggestions. Before you even get on your plane to come to Hawaii, you'll likely hear A LOT of suggestions from...

airplanes on the tarmac

One of the biggest questions we get this time of year is "where are all the cheap airfare deals?" The good news is that airfares are likely going to be lower this year very soon as a result of the low price of oil we've been seeing recently. Listen...

a hula dancer by the ocean

Hawaii etiquette and culture is unlike any other in the world. So, we completely understand that many visitors won't automatically know how to honor and respect the islands' customs and traditions. Luckily, you have me (AlohaBruce) and Lanai to help you out! Read on for our top 10 Hawaii...

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Beach goers walking along Waikiki street
Recently, I was shocked to find out that Hawaii was just ranked the riskiest state in the nation for pedestrians age 65 and older....
Kona Coffee Company store
When I first moved to Hawaii, I thought all Hawaii coffee came from Kona on the Big Island. But, turns out, I was wrong —...
lava oozing on a flow
If you've been tracking the Big Island lava activity, you'll want to read-on — there's lots to talk about! New Big Island Lava Viewing Area Just a...
a home in hanapepe in hawaii
During my last trip to Kauai, we took an "off-ramp" we hadn't taken before, but had always wanted to explore — the small road to...
a room in a victorian era home
Every time I drive the Pali Highway toward Kailua, I glance at the sign that reads, "Queen Emma Summer Palace." But, until now, something's...

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