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Hawaiian, Pacific Island Lifestyle & Culture

Ka Iwi Coast, East Oʻahu

The Ka Iwi Coast is located on the eastern tip of the Island of O'ahu southeast of Hawaii Kai, stretching from the area of Hanauma Bay to Makapu'u Point. The al...
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Mauna Kea – White Mountain

Mauna Kea (Mauna a wakea) is a dormant volcano mountain on the Big Island of Hawai'i and is about a million years old; last erupting around 6,000 - 4,000 years ...
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Hana, Maui

Hana Town Hana is a small town of around 1,300 people located on the east side of the island of Maui. Hana is one of the most isolated communities in all of t...
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The Garden Island Of Kaua’i

Kauaʻi is the oldest of the eight main Hawaiian Islands, approximately six million years old. With an area of 562 square miles, it is the fourth largest within ...
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Lāʻie, O’ahu 96762

Lāʻie is a shoreline town located in the Ko'olauloa District on the island of Oahu, north of Hau'ula and south of Kahuku along the Kamehameha Highway. Land area...
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Manago Hotel & Restaurant

In small town Captain Cook, Hawai'i, off Mamalahoa Hwy (Hwy 11), on the slopes of Mauna Loa at an elevation of nearly 1,400 feet overlooking the historical Keal...
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Punalu’u Black Sand Beach

Punalu'u Beach Punaluʻu Beach (also called Black Sand Beach) is a beach located in the Ka'u District between Pāhala and Nāʻālehu on the Big Island of Hawai'i. ...
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Cape Kumukahi

Cape Kumukahi is the easternmost point of the Island of Hawai'i and all of the Hawaiian Island chain. Cape Kumukahi lies at the end of the east rift zone of the...

Ancient Hawaiian Heiau

A heiau is a Hawaiian temple or shrine, a place of worship. Many types of heiau were built in different architectural styles depending upon their purpose and lo...
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Maui, Hawaiian Sup’pa Man

Māui (Hawaiian mythology) In Hawaiian mythology, Māui is an ancient chief famous for his exploits and trickery. Maui is just one of several siblings of ʻAkalan...
Laupahoehoe Point

Laupāhoehoe, Hawaii

Laupāhoehoe is a small village located in the District of North Hilo, along the Hamakua Coast, on the north facing shore of the Big Island of Hawai'i. The commu...