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Helena’s Hawaiian Food a REAL Local Favorite

Helena’s Hawaiian Food 1240 N School Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96817 Helena’s is an institution. It’s always crowded with locals, and only open Tuesday through Friday. It has very limited parking too so plan accordingly. Helena’s is a must for authentic … Continue reading

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Free Wallpaper and Screensavers

Relaxing beaches, great food, diverse atmosphere and fast paced city keeps me on Oahu. From the opera to backyard barbecue, Oahu offers city life and country life while you can visit the only palace in the US. Highlights are whale … Continue reading

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Rental Cars and The Bus in Oahu

So we talked about getting around in New York City, but now let’s talk about getting around while here in Honolulu. The Island of Oahu has a bus a very good bus system – so good that “the bus” can … Continue reading

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Learn to Surf at Surf Camp – It’s the Sport of Kings

They call it the “sport of kings.” I’m speaking of surfing of course, and there is nothing on earth as exhilarating as this amazing water sport! I’ve been surfing since I was five years old – my first memory of … Continue reading

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Hawaii Weather Forecast for Today

The National Weather Service forecast for today in Hawaii calls for partly sunny skies with scattered showers on the windward and mountain portions of the islands and isolated showers on the leeward sides. Temperature highs will be in the 84 … Continue reading

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Have You Tried The New Kayak Search Widget?

Still looking for the best fare…? Use the new Kayak search widget to look at 140 travel sites at the same time. Their newest widget rocks for searching and comparing fares cuz it now grabs consolidator rates – saves lots … Continue reading

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Hawaii Hula Appreciated by Girls of All Ages

Hula is considered to be the soul or spirit of Hawaii as expressed by a body in motion. No one knows the exact origin of hula but Hawaiians do agree that the first hula was performed by a god or … Continue reading

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Feature Films in Hawaii

Did you know that Hawaii has hosted hundreds of feature films since 1913? Major Motion Pictures Filmed in Hawaii Eight motion pictures filmed in Hawaii¬†have entered the coveted category of the “Top Grossing Movies of All Time at the Worldwide … Continue reading

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Try the Dole Plantation on Windward Oahu

If you’re on the island of Oahu and you’re looking for a fun excursion on the windward way home from the North Shore, try the Dole Pineapple Plantation. Located on H-2 just past Wahiawa , the plantation has the World’s … Continue reading

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It’s almost game day Let’s go WARRIORS BCS Sugar Bowl Shirt

It’s almost game day!!! Let’s go WARRIORS!! Hawaii Warriors vs. Georgia Bulldogs 2008 Sugar Bowl Winds Of Change Dueling T-Shirt “Honor a key match up in the battle for the BCS crown with this Hawaii Warriors vs. Georgia Bulldogs 2007 … Continue reading

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