101 Things To Do in Hawai‘i

  • Downtown Honolulu on O‘ahu
  • The silhouette of a hula dancer
  • Waimea Canyon on Kaua‘i
  • The world famous Waikiki Beach on O‘ahu
  • The Seven Sacred Pools on Maui
  • Lava flowing from the Big Island of Hawai‘i's living volcano


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Stroll along Waikiki, visit Pearl Harbor, and so much more


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Drive down the scenic road to Hana


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Explore the vast wilderness, visit famous film locations

Big Island of Hawai‘i

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Visit a living volcano, taste Hawai‘i's famous Kona coffee

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Picnic Under Coconut Trees

On the Big Island

Wander across a footbridge over HILO BAY, keeping your eyes peeled for sea turtles that often play underneath, and you’ll find yourself on a small, peaceful island frequented by tourists and locals alike. Aptly named for the coconut trees scattered across it (heads up!), COCONUT ISLAND offers shallow pools with sandy bottoms perfect for children… Continue »

Film on Kaua’i

On the island of Kaua‘i

Although Hollywood FILMMAKERS have been MAKING MOVIES ON KAUA‘I for more than 75 years, recent big-budget films with A-list stars continue to catapult Hawai‘i into the spotlight. Recently, “PIRATES OF THE CARIBBEAN: ON STRANGER TIDES,” starring Johnny Depp and Penelope Cruz, was filmed here, as was “THE DESCENDANTS,” starring George Clooney, which earned an Oscar…. Continue »

Take Flight in a Paraglider

On the island of Maui

A paraglider is a free-flying, foot-launched aircraft fitted with a harness suspended below a fabric wing used primarily to satisfy man’s latent desire to fly. Originating in the Alps in the early 1980s as a climber’s descent technique, PARAGLIDING is said to be the EASIEST AND SAFEST FORM OF PERSONAL FLIGHT known to man. It… Continue »

Stand-Up Paddle

On the island of O‘ahu

Want to walk on water? Try the hottest new water sport: STAND-UP PADDLE SURFING, or SUP. The concept isn’t new. Stand-up paddling originated in Waikiki about 60 years ago, when beach-boy surfing, as it was known then, was commonly used to get past the occasional flat-surf day. With the help of a lightweight paddle and… Continue »

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