Soul Surfer rides up the charts

Our Kauai Photo of the Day caught Bethany Hamilton riding one of her favorite waves. We’re keeping the exact site private. Her inspirational movie, Soul Surfer, is number five at the box office… Continue reading

Hawaii Big Island Photo of the Day

Take a walk on the wild side at Volcanoes National Park on the Big Island of Hawaii. Iki Crater trail is one of the park’s best. Be sure to check in at the… Continue reading

Kauai Hiking Photo of the Day

The Sierra Club rates this route as one of the most beautiful hikes in the world. It’s eleven hot miles to the end so bring plenty of water and energy bars. Apply for… Continue reading

Kaupo Coast, Maui

excerpt from Maui Trailblazer guidebook: “Begin early morning. Take Highway 37 past Kula and continue as it becomes Highway 31. For many visitors the Kaupo coast will be Maui’s most pleasant surprise –… Continue reading

Hawaii Upfront and Personal Slideshow Hawaii up Close And Personal Slideshow: Trailblazer’s trip from San Francisco, California, United States to 6 cities Oahu, Maui, Kauai, Poipu, Princeville and Paia was created by TripAdvisor. See another United States… Continue reading

Waikiki Photo of the Day

Local wahine enjoying Spring Break on Oahu. Timing the wave is crucial as is knowing how to shallow jump.

Oahu photo of the day

Bringing up the rear of the Honolulu Festival Parade held annually in March along the main drag of Waikiki.

Tsunami kills thousands of albatross chicks

The tsunami generated by the earthquake off the coast of Japan struck Midway Atoll last Friday killing tens of thousands of laysan albatross chicks and their parents who refused to abandon them. Five… Continue reading