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Kama’aina Discount | Can I Get It?

Youʻre waiting in line for Bishop Museum, the Honolulu Aquarium, a car or bike rental, etc., etc. Above the cashier’s desk, you see a list of rates with the usual discounts for seniors, military and children, and Kamaʻaina rate. What is...

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Mother’s Day Lei

Celebrate your mother, auntie, and loved ones with a sweet fragrant flower lei sent all the way from Hawai’i for Mother’s Day. When choosing a lei for Mom, consider a tuberose or plumeria strand filled with fresh, sweet aromas! The Hawa...

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Hawai’i Close Up | Double Hibiscus

You may have heard about the Yellow Hibiscus, Hawaiʻiʻs official state flower, but have you ever seen a Pink Double Hibiscus? The layers and folds of these beautiful, delicate flowers will keep you mesmerized all day. You may even find one of...

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From the Air | Moloka’i Coastline!

Thinking of travelling to one of the neighbor islands? You may see some options on the smaller craft airlines like Mokulele Airlines. These little planes seat about 8 passengers. They’re not the right fit for every traveller, but on a clear w...

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Makapu'u Lighthouse

Hike Of The Week | Makapu’u Lighthouse Trail

Makapuʻu beach and Rabbit Island. Photo by Bob Linsdell Featured Hike of the Week ~ Makapu’u Lighthouse Trail Highlights of the Hike: This beautiful trail winds around hills and cliffs at the very end of the Ko’ola...

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Good To Know | Hawai’i Island

You may have heard the term “Hawaiʻi Island”. Not to be confused with Hawaiʻi, the group of 8 islands, Hawaiʻi Island is the largest, youngest, and most southern island of the archipelago and home to Mauna Kea, the tallest mountain ...

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On The Menu | Plantation Iced Tea

If you order an iced tea to go with your meal at a local restaurant, the server may ask “Plantation or regular?” Plantation Iced Tea is a local favorite made with black tea, pineapple juice, and simple syrup. It’s a perfect not-too-swe...

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How To Spend a Day On The North Shore

After you roll out of bed and carry out your morning routine with a cup of coffee and a small bite to eat you might find yourself wondering what to do next? Perhaps it’s time to head to the North Shore! Here is everything you need to know a...

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Kalapawai Market

Kalapawai Market | Support Local Businesses

We Rise By Lifting Others, Support Local Businesses! This week’s featured business, in spirit of supporting our local community, is Kalapawai Market. Kalapawai Market Kailua Town Open daily 7am – 8pm TAKEOUT ONLY ...

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