Aloha Friday Photo: Oheo Gulch, Maui

Posted: November 14th, 2014 | Comments Off

1939618_983602244990485_4157268560468825569_n

Mahalo to Sisily Ku’ulani Sisson for sharing this beautiful photo with us for Aloha Friday Photos.

Sisily’s photo is of the Oheo Gulch, which is also known as the Seven Sacred Pools, at the Kipahulu Region beyond Hana on Maui. The cascading pools flowing towards the ocean is a beautiful sight to behold, which is why we recommend a visit here as one of...
read the full article »

Hawaii vacation deals & news: November 12, 2014

Posted: November 12th, 2014 | Comments Off

10422401_10153299454342785_3088660864546892404_n

* Outrigger Resorts is hosting a Hawaii vacation sweepstakes for four. The #givehawaii sweepstakes invites you to nominate a person who deserves an escape to Hawaii. The prize includes airfare, accommodation and more. This sweepstakes is open to permanent legal US residents and Canada, with some exceptions. See this link for more information and entry.

* Days Inn is giving away seven getaways to deserving veterans including active service members. Learn more about the Days Inn “My Hero” contest here. (FYI –...
read the full article »

Mahalo to Veterans!

Posted: November 11th, 2014 | Comments Off

veterans mahalo

It’s Veterans Day in the US, which gives us the opportunity to share our sincere gratitude to the men and women serving in the military. Mahalo nui loa!

Photo taken at the Battleship Missouri Memorial in Pearl Harbor.

© Go Visit Hawaii – Republication of this entire post is prohibited without prior permission. Using extracts of less than 100 words is permitted with full attribution and link back to GoVisitHawaii.com. Under no circumstances may any site scrape content automatically from...
read the full article »

Aloha Friday Photo: Longing for Lana’i

Posted: November 7th, 2014 | Comments Off

10648956_10203089324931087_3990142706479942636_o

Mahalo to Nancy Roberts for sharing her lovely photo with us for Aloha Friday Photo.

Nancy’s photo is of Hulopoe Bay on Lana’i. If I’m not mistaken, I believe her photo was taken before sunrise.

As Nancy shared her photo, she said, “We miss Lanai everyday!” We know how Nancy feels!

Happy Aloha Friday!

© Go Visit Hawaii – Republication of this entire post is prohibited without prior permission. Using extracts of less than 100 words is permitted with full attribution and link back to read the full article »

What to know about a December vacation in Hawaii

Posted: November 5th, 2014 | Comments Off

december in hawaii

When considering a vacation to Hawaii for the month of December, choosing when to go greatly impacts both costs and crowds. The first few weeks are very quiet and relatively inexpensive, while the last week — including Christmas and New Year’s Eve holidays — is a popular and expensive time. In this article, we’ll look into those details and others to help...
read the full article »

Aloha Friday Photo: Kauai sun “rise and shine”

Posted: October 31st, 2014 | Comments Off

10699767_662149800569680_1342532075769322589_o

Mahalo to Andrea Martinez for sharing this beautiful Kauai sunrise photo with us for Aloha Friday Photos. Andrea took this photo earlier this month during her first trip to Kauai. She says that she “completely fell in love” with the island. With a wonderful scene like this one, we can’t blame her for being lovestruck with the Garden Isle.

Happy Aloha Friday!

© Go Visit...
read the full article »

Go Visit Hawaii celebrates 8 years!

Posted: October 28th, 2014 | Comments Off

GoVisitHawaii is 8

A question that folks frequently ask me is — how did I get started running my own online Hawaii travel guide at Go Visit Hawaii? My answer is — I just started writing. I realized that I had a passion to share Hawaii travel advice and so I began to write, one blog post at a time.

Back in October 2006, I had no idea Go Visit Hawaii would become the leading, independent Hawaii travel blog and a viable small business. Fast forward...
read the full article »

Aloha Friday Photo: Spouting Horn

Posted: October 24th, 2014 | Comments Off

P1100220

Mahalo to Laura and Marco from Milan, Italy for sharing this excellent photo with us for Aloha Friday Photos.

Here’s what our Italian friends shared about their photo of Spouting Horn, one of Hawaii’s best blowholes:

We arrived to  Kauai the day  before Hurricane Iselle hit the Hawai’i islands. No damages in Kauai, but lots of rain and flash flooding.

Just after “Iselle” left the area, we visited the...
read the full article »

How to see the sea cliffs of Molokai

Posted: October 19th, 2014 | Comments Off
9188191884_914abb801e_z

The majestic, tall cliffs of Molokai

Did you know that the Hawaiian Island of Molokai is home to the tallest sea cliffs in the world? These magnificent cliffs tower between 3,600 and 3,900 feet above the ocean per GoHawaii.com.

Molokai’s sea cliffs are located on the remote, north side of the island. You can’t really drive to see them as...
read the full article »

Aloha Friday Photo: Oahu North Shore Rainbow

Posted: October 17th, 2014 | Comments Off

10569049_10152191323232554_1036902911063303008_n

Mahalo to Ken Mulse for sharing this beautiful Oahu rainbow photo with us for Aloha Friday Photos. Here’s the story behind Ken’s photo that he took in August:

I caught this photo on the North Shore on the way to Sharks Cove on Sunday. Hope you like it as much as I do!

We sure do like it, Ken. This shot makes...
read the full article »

Page 4 of 61First...23456...102030...Last