Hawaiian Islands

Learn about the best of the Hawaiian Islands for your next adventure. We have travel information for your next vacation to Maui, Oahu, the Big Island, Kauai, Molokai, or Lanai!

Maui, also known as the Valley Isle, is known for its world-famous beaches, delicious cuisine, and stunning sunsets. It’s a beautiful island for both relaxation and adventure.

Oahu is a melting pot of bustling city life and small surf towns. There is something for everyone on the island. Oahu is the perfect destination for anyone who likes the city life, but also wants to go on outdoor excursions.

The Big Island is the largest of the Hawaiian Islands. It is home to many top attractions, one of them being the Hawaii Volcanoes National Park. It also has 4 out of the 5 major climate zones present in the world, making the landscape of the island very diverse. If you want to get away from city life and experience an abundance of natural beauty, the Big Island is for you!

Kauai, also known as the Garden Isle, is home to many accessible tropical rainforests and waterfalls. The island overall is very laid-back and offers many opportunities for outdoor adventures across the lush landscape.

Molokai, also known as the Friendly Isle, is a must-see for anyone wanting to have an authentic Hawaiian experience. It is often called the most Hawaiian of the islands because of its natural beauty and undeveloped terrain.

Lanai is just off the coast of Maui, and the smallest inhabited Hawaiian Island. It offers a serene and peaceful escape and plenty of island adventures along the scenic landscape.

Oh Maui, how we love thee. Your beautiful landscape, unique wildlife, deep blue ocean, lush and tropical environment, and your FOOD. When we last visited Maui, we stayed on two different parts of the island. The second leg of our trip, we called Kaanapali home and frequented...
Ever wondered about the travel difference between Molokai versus Kauai? Well, this blog is inspired by one of our valued email subscribers! Last week we had someone ask us if they should visit Molokai. They described their family as wanting to relax, learn...
Maui is a dream vacation for anyone wanting to experience all that Hawaii has to offer. Many are attracted to the beaches and the relaxed culture of the islands. Hawaii not only offers stunning white sand beaches but has unique colored beaches too....
During our last vacation to Hawaii, we visited Maui. For the first half of our trip, we stayed at the Grand Wailea Maui Resort. We have nothing but amazing things to say about our time there, but we’ll save that for another blog...
Rare as they are, the world is dotted with spectacular black sand beaches. Typically, black sand is formed over time as lava, and volcanic minerals are broken down by the ocean. The result is a spectacular stretch of smoky coastline that stands in...
In this blog we are talking about the ten best snorkeling beaches in Kauai for all experience levels. If you're planning a vacation to Kauai, you must include snorkeling on your list of activities. Kauai is home to some of the most beautiful...
Molokai is called "The Most Hawaiian Island" for a good reason. When you visit Molokai, you experience what all of Hawaii looked like at one point before development and tourism grew. Everyone should explore the island magic of Molokai if visiting Hawaii for...
Four short years ago, my husband and I adventured across Hawaii for the first time during our honeymoon. At the time, many of our friends were also getting married and heading to Maui. However, we knew we wanted more adventure than a beach...
No trip to Maui is complete without visiting the chain of waterfalls on the island. Standing at the foot of a majestic Maui waterfall, you can experience Hawaiian paradise at its best! Which are the top Maui waterfalls?
One of the most popular questions on the internet is, "Which Hawaiian Island should I visit?". Hawaii has eight main islands, so choosing the right island for you is a must! In this blog, we break down the six main vacation islands, the best attractions on each,...