Spending Christmas in Hawaii

December 8, 2012

Christmas in HawaiiIf you, like Clark Griswold, find yourself staring out a window with dreams of a Mele Kalikimaka spent in a swimming pool, then you should look no more. Hawaii is your perfect Christmas destination. But believe it or not, there is so much more to do for the holidays in Hawaii than just sunbathe and enjoy the weather. Check out these five ideas to have your best Hawaiian holiday vacation.

See the Spectacular Lights

Each island has its own spin on the traditional Christmas light display, on Kauai you can check out the Festival of Lights, in Honolulu you can take a trolley tour, and while experiencing Maui, you can check out the decked out Banyan tree. (more…)

Four Must See Kauai Sites for the Action Adventure Buff

December 7, 2012

Wailua Valley KauaiWe’ve already talked about some great things you can do while vacationing in Maui, but another Hawaiian island you may consider for your trip is Kauai. Of all the islands in Hawaii, Kauai is not only the oldest, it is probably the most awesome. Sure, this island might have its downsides, like roving gangs of wild chickens, but looks can be deceiving. Kauai, despite its pastoral scenery, natural attractions and breathtaking beaches has some action-packed adventures that await the thrill seeker. Check out these destinations to make the most of your adventure vacation. (more…)

Maui Island Adventures: Top 5 Places to See in Maui

December 6, 2012

Paia TownHave you been dreaming of a wonderful vacation at a beach destination? Do you want to visit a place with some of the world’s best scenery? If you are in for an adventure of a lifetime, then Maui is the place for you.

Maui is the second largest island in the state of Hawaii and is home to some of the most unique, beautiful and breathtaking places to visit. Its tropical weather, great food, warm people and very rich culture are some of the reasons why it is a very popular tourist destination. For those who are thinking of visiting this wonderful island, here is a list of the top 5 must-see places in Maui. (more…)

Does Hawaii offer All Inclusive Packages?

August 31, 2012

all inclusive waikikiA common question that I get asked by travelers who are looking to come to Hawaii for cheap is if there are any all inclusive packages. For those that have never heard of all inclusive packages, usually these are deals that include airfare, lodging, drinks, food and more at a discounted price. A lot of vacation destinations like Mexico and the Bahamas offer some great all inclusive deals, but Hawaii really doesn’t offer any. There are some all inclusive deals for a Hawaii vacation that usually includes hotel and some sort of food package, but it is no where near the type of packages you can see with other vacations. (more…)

Oahu Activities: Waikiki Paddle Festival 2012

May 5, 2012

Quiksilver Waterman Collection presents the Waikiki Paddle Festival:

Saturday, May 5 and Sunday, May 6

The two day event kicked off this morning at 8:30A with the opening ceremony at Duke Kahanamoku Beach. Events include survivor format races, open races, team races, and long distance races.

On-site registration will start again tomorrow morning at 7:30A. Rental boards will be available from Surftech on a first come, first served basis (808-596-8693 or bobby@surftech.com for reservation information).

For those not in Hawaii, check it watch it online at www.quiksilver.com/watermanevents

(Waikiki Paddle Festival poster in Wet Feet’s window in Aina Haina Shopping center.)

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