Aloha Friday Photo: Kona Coffee

Posted: September 25th, 2015 | Comments Off

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Mahalo to Ralf Benayad for sharing this Kona coffee photo with us for Aloha Friday Photos.Ralf noted that Kona coffee is known as one of the best coffees in the world.

This photo shows the colorful coffee cherries in varying degrees of ripening. The famous Kona coffee bean is inside the cherry.

A great way to enjoy Kona coffee along with celebrating Hawaiian culture is at the annual Kona Coffee Festival. Check out some of our favorite Kona Coffee...
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Hawaii vacation deals & news: September 22, 2015

Posted: September 22nd, 2015 | Comments Off
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A peaceful morning at a Ko Olina lagoon.

* Germaine’s Luau on Oahu is offering steeply discounted tickets for the buffet and show on LivingSocial. This deal reduces the normal price of admission from $88 to $45. Learn more here.

* Four Seasons Resort Oahu is now accepting reservations! This resort in Ko Olina will be the first property on Oahu managed by the luxury Four Seasons brand. Four Seasons Resort Oahu...
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Aloha Friday Photo: Maui Rainbow Greeting

Posted: September 18th, 2015 | Comments Off

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Mahalo to Linda Alba from Lynwood, California for sharing this beautiful Maui rainbow photo with us for Aloha Friday Photos. Here’s Linda’s description of how this rainbow greeted her during her recent return visit to Maui:

This is my 2nd time visiting Maui. The first time was 1980 and I really didn’t remember much about this island. Maui is absolutely breathtaking! We arrived on August 12 2015. The morning of Aug 13 we were sitting in a room at the Royal Kahana listening to our orientation...
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Aloha Friday Photo: 9/11 Remembrance with Hawaiian Aloha

Posted: September 11th, 2015 | Comments Off

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Mahalo to Tom Sakiyama for sharing his lovely photo with us for Aloha Friday Photos. Tom captured this Hawaiian-style tribute on a September 11th in years past. Here’s how he described this moment of remembrance:

A community lei returned to the sea on 9/11 in memory of those lost to Hurricane Iniki in 1992, and the attacks on the United States in New York,...
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Oahu Weather Guide

Posted: September 8th, 2015 | Comments Off
A December day on Waikiki Beach

A December day on Waikiki Beach

How’s the weather on Oahu in spring, summer, winter and fall? Temperatures are pleasantly warm all throughout the year.

Let’s dive into all the Oahu weather details including temperatures, rainfall, microclimates and more.

Average Oahu Temperatures

oahu average high and low temperatures by month

Oahu monthly temperature chart with data sourced from Weather.com

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Aloha Friday Photo: A golden glow as sailboats slow

Posted: September 4th, 2015 | Comments Off

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Mahalo to Beth Rood for sharing this beautiful sunset photo with us for Aloha Friday Photos. She took this photo while visiting Waikiki Beach in August. The palm tree and sailboat silhouettes in contrast with the extraordinary golden sky all combine for a one-of-a-kind sunset moment at the end of a wonderful day on Oahu.

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Happy Aloha Friday!

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Kauai Weather Guide

Posted: September 2nd, 2015 | Comments Off
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Poipu, Kauai

Weather patterns can be an important part of deciding when to plan your Kauai vacation. We want to provide you with plenty of Kauai weather data to help you make an informed decision.

Before we dive into the details, bear in mind that weather history is a fairly descent predictor of future weather. It’s the best tool we have. However, an unusual weather pattern could easily change the actual weather experience. That is true of any destination, not just...
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New series starting: Weather guides to the Hawaiian Islands

Posted: September 1st, 2015 | Comments Off

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Over the years we’ve answered many questions about weather on our Hawaii weather page. Even though that page covers quite a bit of data, we thought it would be helpful to create individual island weather guides for convenience and to cover more details.

Before the series gets started, we’d like to hear your Hawaii weather questions. We’ll try to answer as many of your weather-related questions as possible in this new series, so please comment below with your questions.

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Aloha Friday Photos: A sign of aloha from Hawi

Posted: August 28th, 2015 | Comments Off

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Mahalo to Dave Newbold from Hawaii Island for sharing this neat photo with us for Aloha Friday Photos. Dave tells us that he found this surfboard-shaped sign in Hawi (pronounced hah-vee) on the North Shore of Hawaii Island. It sure does say “ALOHA” to us.                   <br />
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Hawaii vacation news & deals: August 25, 2015

Posted: August 25th, 2015 | Comments Off

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*  Maui Jim is hosting a Take Me to Maui sweepstakes which includes airfare for two, hotel accommodations, rental car and a pair of tickets to the Maui Jim Maui Invitational Basketball Tournament. This giveaway is open to legal U.S. residents who are age 18 years or older.  See sweepstakes rules and enter here.

* Our partner TravelZoo has a voucher deal for a 1-bedroom condo stay at the Cliffs at Princeville on the North Shore of Kauai....
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