Honolulu Celebrates 50 Yr Bond With Bruyeres, France Two cities thousands of miles apart are forever joined together in history. It was during World War II when Bruyeres was freed from Nazi occupation by soldiers from the U.S. Army’s 100th Infantry Battalion/442nd Regimental Combat Team, many of whom were Americans of Japanese ancestry from Hawaii. Best Public Golf Courses on […]

Hawaii Travel News 10/07/2011

One of the most unique Halloween events in the islands is the Haunted Lagoon at the Polynesian Cultural Center. As the story goes, the Laie lady haunts the waters of the lagoon after dark, in search of her lost son. If you enjoy a good scare, this night-time voyage by canoe through the haunted villages of the Polynesian Cultural Center […]

Haunted Lagoon at the Polynesian Cultural Center

October in Hawaii may not feel like Autumn to those coming from colder climates where the leaves change color and the sun sets a bit earlier. Here in Hawaii, the keiki don’t need to layer up their Halloween costumes. Young and old alike will delight in the many events planned around the state for the holiday. If you know of […]

Celebrating Halloween in Hawaii

October can be one of the best months to travel to Hawaii, especially if you are looking for deals. As part of the shoulder season which runs from Labor Day until the holidays, you will often see fewer crowds, shorter lines, and lower rates on accommodation during this time of year. Although the rainy season may just start to pick […]

Hawaii in October

There are many layers to the history of Hawaii, all of which have contributed in some way or another to the types of food you will find in Hawaii today. A multi-cultural heritage and the availability of fresh fish, fruits and produce make Hawaii a delicious place to explore. Sweet treats, like coco puffs and malasadas have been enjoyed by […]

What to Eat in Hawaii: Famous Hawaiian Food

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Hawaii Travel News 09/24/2011

After years of planning and anticipation, Disney’s new Aulani Resort welcomed its first guests in August 2011. Walking around the grounds for the first time, I was struck by the grand scale of everything. For an Oahu resort, Aulani is large, sitting on 21 acres right on the beach at Ko Olina on the west side of the island. I […]

Photo Essay: Exploring Disney’s Aulani Resort