Oahu Tourism Discounts

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Hawaii’s majestic scenery and tropical year-round weather make it a tourist’s dream come true—though we’re sure the natives don’t mind it either! On the Island of Oahu, you’ll find that everyone seems happy to be there and to show you some Hawaiian… [Read More]

Oahu First Friday Events

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Did you know that downtown Honolulu is home to a thriving arts community bursting with culture and color? That’s right, the Downtown-Chinatown district encompasses many Oahu attractions, including more than a dozen art galleries and five theaters, filled with the talented local… [Read More]

Hawaii Whale Watching Discounts and Tips

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This winter, tourists aren’t the only ones flocking to Hawaii to escape the cool temperatures of the north for warm, tropical weather of the Islands—the humpback whales are well on their way, too! Make sure to get in on the action with… [Read More]

Top Oahu Winter Attractions

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It almost goes without saying that Hawaii is an ideal destination for your winter getaway. Still, we’ll say it: Hawaii is the perfect place to beat the winter blues. While the island of Oahu, home to the capital Honolulu and the world… [Read More]

Christmas in Hawaii

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If you’re lucky enough to be spending Christmas in Hawaii, you may be wondering just what there is to do during the holidays in the tropics. While Santa may have traded in his warm red suit for a more appropriate flowery Hawaii… [Read More]

Top Oahu Holiday Attractions

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Can you think of a more appealing setting for a winter getaway than the lush islands of Hawaii? Oahu invites you to explore, discover, and embrace the Polynesian paradise this holiday season! Enjoy the sensational sunny weather, a variety of holiday celebrations, and… [Read More]

Triple Crown of Surfing Oahu

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Oahu is full of exciting events and things to do all year long, and 2013 is no different. One upcoming Oahu Attraction that many people are looking forward to and will be heading to the island to attend is the Reef Hawaiian… [Read More]

Oahu Attraction Closings for Government Shutdown

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As you are probably aware of at this point, certain factions of the United States government have become involved in a dispute which has resulted in some parts of the government being closed until further notice. While the shutdown will obviously be… [Read More]

Hawaii Surf Season Tips

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Many Polynesian traditions stem from their relationship with the ocean, so be sure to bask in its splendors on your Hawaii vacation! Hawaii hosts ideal surfing conditions year-round, with ocean temperatures averaging at 74 degrees F (23 C), with summer months reaching… [Read More]

Hawaii Wedding Planning Tips

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Having witnessed my parents renewing their wedding vows in Oahu, I came to appreciate the simple beauty of a traditional Hawaiian wedding ceremony. When planning your Hawaii wedding, you can embrace the modern American style, or you can opt to embrace the local… [Read More]

Aloha Festivals in Oahu

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Infuse your life with the vibrant culture and traditions of Hawaii at the annual Aloha Festivals in Oahu, the largest Hawaiian cultural celebration in the United States. The Aloha Festivals were first established in 1946 under the name Aloha Week to preserve… [Read More]

Last Minute Labor Day Vacations

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As summer draws to a close and the prospect of the falls looms squarely on the horizon, you might be starting to feel like it all went by too fast, like you didn’t do enough over the past few months. Don’t worry… [Read More]

Top Oahu Sights and Attractions

Waikiki Beach

Aloha! On the Island of Oahu, I’m sure you’ll hear this greeting often from the friendly Hawaiians who inhabit the most populous island. Nicknamed “The Gathering Place,” Oahu is an island that brings tourists and locals together in an atmosphere that celebrates… [Read More]

Pan Pacific Festival

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Join thousands of enthused spectators and participants for the 34th annual Pan Pacific Festival in Honolulu! As one of Hawaii’s largest festivals, various Pacific-Rim cultures unite through their shared passion for music, arts, dance, performance, food, and more! Nearly 100 difference performance… [Read More]

Honolulu Triathlon 2013

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Travelers to Oahu who find themselves in Honolulu this weekend are in for a treat – you’ll be able to see parts of the 10th Annual Honolulu Triathlon, which begins right at Magic Island in Ala Moana Beach Park. Events take place… [Read More]