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Lava is flowing back into the ocean!!!!
* The current lava flow reached the ocean early this morning according to Lava Ocean Tours! It's always exciting to see lava flow into the ocean and making the Big Island bigger. Here's how visitors can see the active lava: Visitors can hike from either Hawaii Volcanoes National Park (roughly a...
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FAQs about rain in Hawaii
In Hawaii, just like anywhere else in the world, rain can be very unpredictable. In this article, we want to address some frequently asked questions about rain in Hawaii. 1. I'm looking at the forecast and I see raindrops every day. How much rain will I actually experience? Rainfall levels are...
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Kauai fireworks on July 3rd and 4th
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2016 July 4th fireworks, parades and events for Hawaii, the Big Island
There's a fantastic slate of Independence Day celebrations all over Hawaii, the Big Island. You'll find many fun ways ways to enjoy the day with parades, family-friendly activities and fireworks to light up the night sky. Here's what's happening around the Big Island this July 4, 2016: Kona July...
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Everything you need to know to celebrate July 4th on Oahu
What's happening on Oahu for July 4th? Lot's of awesome Independence Day events -- that's what's happening! We've got the lowdown on the island's best July 4th celebrations - from patriotic picnics in Pearl Harbor to top notch fireworks from the beach. July 4th Fireworks at Ala Moana Beach Park...
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Happy Aloha Friday!
Mahalo to Norma Box for sharing this beautiful photo with us for Aloha Friday Photos. We love the dusk sky shades of blue and lilac along with the palm tree silhouettes framing the much beloved Duke Kahanamoku statue in Waikiki. Happy Aloha Friday!
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I don't golf, but a view like this one makes me almost want to take up golf. :-)
Mahalo to Joe West for sharing this spectacular shot with is for Aloha Friday Photos. This "eagle"-eye view is of the stunning 12th green of Lanai's Manele Golf Course managed by the luxurious Four Seasons Resort Lanai. (See our overview of Four Seasons Resort Lanai.) We can't imagine any other...
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Great fireworks and celebrations in Hawaii for July 4th. Happy Independence Day!
The 50th State celebrates Independence Day with fun, fireworks and, of course, aloha! Here are all the best July 4th fireworks and celebrations happening across the Hawaiian Islands: Oahu - Ala Moana Shopping center hosts a huge fireworks show that's touted as one of the nation's best. In...
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Mahalo to KaRyle Leiana for sharing this stunning Kauai photo with us for Aloha Friday Photos. As she posted this photo to our Facebook page, she titled this shot "Unveiling Kalalau." That's a perfect name for this scene with the trees framing the famous Kalalau view and the misty clouds...
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July 4th fireworks and celebrations on Maui
Lahaina is the place to be for July 4th on Maui! This historic town will host fun for all ages including arts, face painting, lots of live music and more. Maui's best Independence Day celebration tops off with a grand fireworks show starting at 8pm. Here is the schedule of events as organized by...
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Wildlife that you might see on a Hawaii vacation.
If you enjoy seeing local wildlife when you travel, Hawaii will not disappoint. From the ocean to the mountains, there's a good chance you may be dazzled by Hawaii's wildlife. Wildlife that you might see in Hawaii - Whales, particularly humpback whales, migrate by the thousands to Hawaii from...
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All the top luaus of Oahu
If you are planning to catch a luau on Oahu, you're in for a treat. Many of the longstanding Oahu luaus offer grand productions with set stages and many entertainers. If you've never been to a luau, you should expect a buffet dinner and a Polynesian music and dance show. For more insights for...
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Hawaii vacation news & deals: July 26, 2016
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* The current lava flow reached the ocean early this morning according to Lava Ocean Tours! It's always exciting to see lava flow into the o

Will it rain during my Hawaii vacation? (and other Hawaii rainfall...
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In Hawaii, just like anywhere else in the world, rain can be very unpredictable. In this article, we want to address some frequently asked q

Happy July 4th! Here’s what’s going on in Hawaii 2016
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The 50th State celebrates Independence Day with fun, fireworks and, of course, aloha! Here are all the best July 4th fireworks and celebrati

Kauai July 4th Fireworks & Celebrations 2016
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Kauai may be a smaller island in comparison to the three other major Hawaiian Islands, but they sure are big on July 4th fireworks and celeb

Hawaii, Big Island, July 4th Fireworks & Celebrations 2016
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There's a fantastic slate of Independence Day celebrations all over Hawaii, the Big Island. You'll find many fun ways ways to enjoy the day

Maui July 4th Fireworks & Celebrations 2016
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Lahaina is the place to be for July 4th on Maui! This historic town will host fun for all ages including arts, face painting, lots of live m

July 4th 2016 Fireworks & Events for Waikiki, Honolulu, Oahu
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What's happening on Oahu for July 4th? Lot's of awesome Independence Day events -- that's what's happening! We've got the lowdown on the isl

Free Kona Coffee Tasting & Farm Tour at Greenwell Farms
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A great little tour to plan into your Hawaii (Big) Island vacation is a stop at Greenwell Farms in the heart of the world-famous, Kona coffe

Aloha Friday Photo: A dusk sky fit for the Duke
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Mahalo to Norma Box for sharing this beautiful photo with us for Aloha Friday Photos. We love the dusk sky shades of blue and lilac along wi

Oahu Luaus – Reviews, Discounts, Locations & Schedules
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If you are planning to catch a luau on Oahu, you're in for a treat. Many of the longstanding Oahu luaus offer grand productions with set sta

First Look: Four Seasons Resort Lanai 2016 Renovations | Go Visit Hawaii
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We love our job of keeping our finger on the pulse of Hawaii travel. Getting to experience Hawaii's newest hotels, activities and renovation

Hawaii Volcanoes National Park Celebrates 100 years | Go Visit Hawaii
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The ever fascinating Hawaii Volcanoes National Park celebrates their 100th anniversary throughout 2016. To commemorate such a milestone, the

Aloha Friday Photo: Le’ahi at sunrise | Go Visit Hawaii
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Mahalo to Wendy Ruisch-Habing for sending us this pretty photo for Aloha Friday Photos. Wendy took this photo of sunrise over Oahu's most ic

When is the best time to book your flights to Hawaii? These promising to...
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When is the best time to purchase your flights to Hawaii? We can point you to our best resources, but the truth is we don't know. No one kno

Aloha Friday Photo: Magic Sands Beach Sunset | Go Visit Hawaii
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Mahalo to Mike Alarid for sharing this beautifully composed sunset photo for Aloha Friday Photos. Mike noted that he took this photo from Ma

Hawaii vacation deals & news: March 8, 2016 | Go Visit Hawaii
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* Hilton Hawaiian Village is giving away a four-night stay with their #WhyHawaii contest. You must be a legal US resident to enter. See the

Hawaii hotels with adults-only pools | Go Visit Hawaii
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If you are planning a romantic Hawaii honeymoon, couples trip or a peaceful solo trip, you may want to consider staying at a resort that off

Aloha Friday Photo: Sunset view dining in Ko Olina | Go Visit Hawaii
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Mahalo to Tom Sakiyama for sharing this beautiful sunset shot with us for Aloha Friday Photos. Tom tells us that he took this photo while di

Where are the best places for family vacations in Hawaii? | Go Visit Hawaii
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The Hawaiian Islands are a fantastic place to take family vacation with many beautiful beaches, cultural activities and adventures to enjoy.

Amazing whale watching with Maui Sailing Canoe
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We've just returned from another great trip to Maui and we're still in awe of the amazing whale watching experience we had with Maui Sailing