Hawaii Travel News 09/12/2011
Waikiki paddlers remember 9/11 – Hawaii News – Staradvertiser.com
Eighty-three people in Waikiki joined the world-wide remembrance of the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks today by paddling out to the ocean in front of the Hale Koa Hotel, forming a human lei and dropping rose and plumeria petals into the water.
September 11 marks 19th anniversary of Hurricane Iniki | KHON2 Hawaii’s News Leader
While the 10th anniversary of the September 11th terror attacks is marked by ceremonies around the country, residents in Hawaii (and especially on Kauai) also remembered the devastation of Hurricane Iniki in 1992.
The Joy of Sake: Sipping to Help Japan – Biting Commentary – September 2011 – Honolulu, HI
The largest sake event outside of Japan returns Sept. 9, this time at the Sheraton Waikiki Ballroom, after a two-year sellout run at the Honolulu Academy of Arts.
Waikiki Elementary school students learn to farm | KHON2 Hawaii’s News Leader
This school truly sets a great example for the rest of the state. Their garden has really grown!
Happy 4th Anniversary to the Carnival of Aloha!
I love the interesting stories and features on the Carnival of Aloha, which is celebrating its 4th anniversary with this edition! Mahalo Evelyn!
Fifth Annual Onipa‘a Celebration – Hawaii News Now – KGMB and KHNL Home
The lawn of ‘Iolani Palace will be alive with culture and history as the Hawai‘i Pono‘î Coalition presents the Fifth Annual Onipa‘a Celebration on Sunday, Sept. 4, 2011, in honor of Queen Lili'uokalani.
Most Beautiful National Parks Seen From Space | Wired Science …
Hawaii Volcanoes National Park is counted as one of the "most beautiful" national parks as seen from space. I must say, it's quite amazing from the ground below as well.
Trip Report: Maui–August/September 2011
Sheila Beal is recently back from an 11 day trip to Maui with some great info on new restaurants and the Travaasa Hana (formerly the Hotel Hana Maui).
Trash-Free Traveling « Trash Free Year
Wow, there are some really great ideas in this article. Although i don't think I'd be able to completely eliminate ALL trash, there are some good suggestions here to minimize your waste, whether traveling or at home.
30 Before 30
This is a guest post I did for JourneysWithJanelle.com about the process of making and completing my (largely travel-themed) 30 before 30 list. What's on your list?