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Learn How To Surf With These Waikiki Surf Lessons

If you’re on Oahu, Waikiki is a great place for beginner surf lessons. You won’t find the wicked waves or sharp rocks of other Oahu beaches here—only a long expanse of smooth, white sand with views of Diamond Head in the distance. Waikiki is home to beginner-sized waves that break both left and right and are well spaced out offering …

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Top 10 Oahu Snorkeling Tours and Destinations

Updated March 25, 2019 Hawaii may be known for its thundering waterfalls, verdant shorelines and volcanic ridges, but some of the best things to see in this tropical destination are actually not on dry land. From coral reefs teeming with tropical life to naturally occurring turtle cleaning stations, there are a lot of reasons to get into the ocean on …

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Top 10 Family-Friendly Activities On Maui

Updated March 7, 2019 You’ve done it—you’ve booked a Maui family vacation. But before you get completely overwhelmed with all the things you can do on this island, take a gander through this list of the top 10 family-friendly activities on Maui. Maui’s perfect combination of tropical beauty, laid-back vibe, and action-packed activities makes it a great vacation destination for any …

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Top 5 Hawaii Volcano Tours

Exploring the Big Island’s active and inactive volcanoes is a must-do while you’re here. These top Hawaii volcano tours hit the major sights, from exploring Kilauea, the world’s most active volcano, to visiting Mauna Loa, its neighbor, and exploring Mauna Kea, its inactive counterpart. But each tour is a little bit different–some tours will take you to the nearby must-see …

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Top 10 Maui Snorkeling Tours

 While other Hawaiian Islands may compete with Maui for the most biologically diverse snorkeling destinations, none can compare to the dramatic natural beauty and otherworldly locales of the Maui snorkeling scene. On Maui, you can snorkel in the sheltered bay of an offshore crescent island or in the shadows of Lanai’s towering red sea cliffs. But it’s not all over …

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Top 5 Big Island Things To Do

Twice as big as all the other Hawaiian islands put together, the Big Island is a traveler’s paradise. From active lava flows in Hawaii Volcanoes National Park to ziplining though a rainforest park and some of the best snorkeling in all of Hawaii, the Big Island could keep you busy for weeks exploring its rugged coastlines and otherworldly terrain. If …

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Top 5 Things To Do On Maui

It’s tempting to spend your entire vacation on Maui sunbathing at Ka’anapali Beach–and while that’s a perfectly good way to spend your time, you’d be missing out on some of the most incredible experiences this Valley Isle has to offer. From the lush landscape of the ‘Iao Valley to the hairpin turns of the Hana Highway, Maui is as close …

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Top 15 Things You’ve Got To Do On The Big Island

Home to tropical rainforests, molten lava fields, and miles of white, black, and even green beaches, it’s no wonder that Hawai’i is the most geologically diverse of all the Hawaiian islands. Also known as the Big Island, it’s twice as big as all the other islands combined. It’s hard to run out of things to do here, the landscape and …

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Best Oahu Horseback Riding For All Levels

Whether you’re visiting Hawaii or a local, there’s no better way to explore the breathtaking Hawaiian landscape than on horseback. Traverse lush green fields, climb craggy volcanic ridges, and watch the sun dip beneath the sea all from the back of your trusty steed—just like paniolos (Hawaiian cowboys) before you! Whether you’re looking for a gentle trail ride for you …

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Learn How To Surf With These Top Maui Surf Lessons

Maui is one of the most popular destinations in the Hawaiian Islands, known for its beautiful beaches and amazing sunsets, and no visit there is complete without the requisite surf lesson. But Maui’s beaches can get crowded and some can even be treacherous if you don’t know what to look for. The last thing you want to do is ruin …