5 essential items to pack for your Hawaiian vacation

Getting ready to visit Hawaii? You’re sure to have an absolutely wonderful time. While you’re packing, don’t forget to bring along any of these items – these things are absolutely essential for the perfect Hawaiian vacation:  1. Swimsuit It may seem obvious, but you should bring a swimsuit to Hawaii even if you’re not the… Continue reading 5 essential items to pack for your Hawaiian vacation

Hawaii’s best surfing spots, and 5 tips for first-time surfers

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Hawaii has plenty of places perfect for catching a wave. Considering catching a wave for the first time on your trip to Hawaii? There's no better place in the world to learn how to surf: Take a lesson from one of the instructors along Hawaii's great surfing beaches, and you're sure to get the hang… Continue reading Hawaii’s best surfing spots, and 5 tips for first-time surfers

Yoga in Maui: 4 utterly serene locations to find your flow

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Are you the kind of yogi who just can’t bear to leave the mat behind on vacation? We understand: Once you get into the habit of searching for the perfect flow, it’s a bit addictive. Fortunately, there are plenty of places in Maui where you can move through your asanas, breath in and out and do it all… Continue reading Yoga in Maui: 4 utterly serene locations to find your flow

5 easy-to-miss Hawaiian treasures

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Between all the guidebooks, travel articles, and pieces of advice out there, it’s impossible to catch everything on a single trip to Hawaii. However, these five places are shockingly easy to overlook, considering they’re totally worth your time. Don’t miss these incredible Hawaiian sights on your trip to the islands: 1. The Painted Forest Head out… Continue reading 5 easy-to-miss Hawaiian treasures

Safety tips for hitting the beach with kids

Heading to the beach with your kids is a spectacular way to spend a family vacation. However, the ocean can be stressful when you’re traveling with young children. Here are five tips that will help make sure you have a safe, happy time at the beach: 1. Apply sunscreen It’s one of the most basic… Continue reading Safety tips for hitting the beach with kids

Hawaiian music 101

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Music is one of the most defining cultural traditions for any location. Musical styles are developed over centuries, as musicians with different skills and playing methods come together and share their knowledge. Something new and wonderful is born of this mutual exchange, and that is particularly true in Hawaii. The blend of cultures that has… Continue reading Hawaiian music 101

9 stellar Kauai restaurants

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Travelers coming to Kauai are in for a treat when it comes to their dining experience. The island is full of restaurants offering all types of cuisine, so everyone can find their new favorite here. Whether you’re dining in or bringing the food back to your Kauai beach rental, you’re sure to be impressed. Here are nine… Continue reading 9 stellar Kauai restaurants

An Adventurer’s Tour of Kauai

Kauai is the ideal island for someone looking to have an active, adventurous vacation. There are tons of things to do on Hawaii’s fourth largest island. Kauai is actually known as “the Garden Isle” because of it’s rich plant life and gorgeous landscapes. This, coupled with the mountains, valleys and rivers that naturally occur on… Continue reading An Adventurer’s Tour of Kauai

Getting to know Hawaii’s volcanoes. [Video]

Hawaii is a special destination for science enthusiasts of all ages, since it’s one of the only places in the world where you can safely explore active volcanoes. If you’ve got a head for geography, or simply want to see how volcanic activity shapes an island, Hawaii is the perfect destination. When most people hear… Continue reading Getting to know Hawaii’s volcanoes. [Video]