What does a historic Tudor home in Honolulu have in common with a thousand year old heiau? Read about these interesting bedfellows on things to do in Honolulu.
Our beloved green sea turtles “Honu” have their own Independence Day celebrated on July 4th. If you find yourself on the Big Island this weekend, take part in the 27th annual celebration at the Mauna Lani Bay Hotel. The event is free and the public is welcome. Green sea turtles released into the wild on July 4th, have been […]
While you are waiting for the next round of Hawaii deals, this new series coming to PBS will have you dreaming of the islands. Check your local PBS station for Family Ingredients. Described as part foodie, part travelogue and part genealogy, this six part series covers everything from Hawaii poi to the origins of miso soup. Oahu native Ed […]
Today is the 37th annual National Doughnut Day, and that’s something that we can personally get behind celebrating. As a kid Jeff virtually lived on doughnuts, and confesses loving them to this very day (read on). National Doughnut Day was originally created by the Salvation Army to honor women who served doughnuts to our soldiers during the first World […]
Hawaii well being is typically ranked top in the nation on multiple surveys. These measure stress, life evaluation, emotional health, work environment, physical health, healthy behaviors and access to basic necessities. Unfortunately for us who live and work here, Hawaii also ranks as the worst place to do business in the country. While the good news may come as […]
May Day is being celebrated as Lei Day in the islands. Next year look for Hawaii travel deals and join us the first week of May. No Hawaii vacation deals today, so instead we’re attending the 36nd annual celebration at Kauai Museum. Photos are from the 35th annual celebration. While waiting to enter this popular Kauai festival, we made lei […]
If you’re a fan of food from Hawaii, please read on while waiting with us for the next Hawaii deals for spring, summer and fall. There are so many exceptional food items from the islands to sample on your next Hawaii vacation. We have featured one from each island that we know of personally to start the discussion. Add your favorites […]