Hawaii Vacation Connection Podcast

Hawaii Vacation Connection Podcast

Here’s how to Island Hop in Hawaii

If you’re considering visiting multiple islands during your Hawaii vacation, here are some tips to help you plan. Visiting more than one island in Hawaii offers a rich tapestry of experiences, each island presenting its own unique charms and landscapes. From the vibrant energy of Oahu’s Waikiki Beach and the historical sites of Pearl Harbor […]

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Here’s How to Vacation in Hawaii WITHOUT a Car

At Hawaii Aloha Travel, we typically recommend getting a rental car during your Hawaii vacation. But do you really need one? Today on the Hawaii Vacation Connection Podcast, we’re revealing how to vacation on the islands without a rental car.  Our expert host, Aloha Bruce, assures us that a rental car isn’t essential for a […]

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How to Have an Authentic Hawaii Vacation

Are you in the depths of travel planning overload? It’s time to stop the endless scrolling and officially book your Hawaii trip. But it can be tough when you’re trying to create an authentic Hawaii vacation. Today on the Hawaii Aloha Travel Podcast, Aloha Bruce is talking about the reality of a Hawaii vacation. You’ll […]

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These Hawaii Parks & Attractions Require Reservations

If you haven’t been to Hawaii in a few years, there’s one big change waiting for you here: reservation requirements at parks and beaches.  It began as a way to control crowds and guarantee spots at high-demand attractions. Now the program has grown and spread throughout the state. You’ll see at select national, county, and […]

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Unforgettable Spots in Hawaii: I Never Tire of Living Here

In this episode of the podcast, I dive into the unforgettable spots in Hawaii that make the islands a unique paradise to live on. From personal anecdotes to expert insights, we explore the landscapes and experiences that have left a lasting impression on residents and travelers alike. Join us as we journey through the beauty […]

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Navigating Your Hawaii Hotel Booking: A Comprehensive Guide

Booking a hotel in Hawaii is an exciting step toward a memorable vacation. Still, with so many options available, it’s essential to consider various factors to ensure your stay aligns with your preferences and needs. From budget constraints to room categories, amenities, and location, each decision contributes to the overall enjoyment of your Hawaiian getaway. […]

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Balancing Time and Budget in Paradise

Navigating Your Hawaiian Getaway: Duration and Budget Insights Welcome to today’s podcast, where we’ll delve deep into the intricate art of determining the ideal vacation duration for your Hawaiian getaway. Now, if you’re part of the fortunate 2% with boundless time and an unlimited budget, by all means, the longer your Hawaiian vacation the better, […]

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Fly Smart: Avoid These Costly Airfare to Hawaii Mistakes

Hawaii has been a popular choice among leisure travelers ever since the advent of jet airlines in the mid-20th century, and it’s easy to understand why. However, in the year 2024, Hawaii is poised to stand out as an exceptional destination. Maui, in particular, is diligently working towards the recovery of its tourism industry. This […]

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Hawaii Beach Safety Guide: Navigating the Risks at Dangerous Beaches

Drowning ranks as the fifth most common cause of fatal injuries among Hawaii residents, resulting in an annual average of nearly 40 deaths. Notably, drowning stands out as the sole injury cause, in which non-residents make up the majority of victims, accounting for 53% of cases. This inclusion of non-residents raises the average annual number […]

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Embracing Change – Hawaii’s Worst Kept Secrets

A lot has happened here in Hawaii in the last few years. I don’t have to remind you about COVID-19 and the wildfires, but one thing hasn’t changed, and that’s the beauty of the islands and their appeal as vacation destinations. One of the things we love to do here is share fun things to do […]

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What Type of Traveler are you? – Hawaii Edition

When thinking about a Hawaii vacation, it’s important to consider the type of traveler you are. Do you want to have an adventure? Are you looking just to chill out? Is this a special occasion, a once-in-a-lifetime experience?  Or maybe you don’t know!  These are some of the questions I ask clients when planning their […]

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Is Maui’s Tourism Recovering?

If you’ve been considering a trip to Maui recently, you might be surprised by the steep prices you encounter. One would expect that with such high prices, Maui would have a thriving tourism industry, and supply and demand would naturally govern the current pricing. However, from my perspective, something seems amiss. Given the impact of […]

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