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The Hawaii Plan Reviews Tommy Bahama Bar/Restaurant Waikiki

The Hawaii Plan Reviews Tommy Bahama Bar/Restaurant Waikiki

I had the pleasure of being invited to Tommy Bahama (store, restaurant, and bar) last month to try their new, Frozen Mai Tais. I thought Tommy Bahama was going to be a touristy, chain restaurant, but I was surprised to see that it is a very nice place, with a unique menu that has some local flavors! There are many unique dishes created by the restaurant chefs. I went with a good friend who enjoys nice restaurants and we tried…

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Best Hotels in Hawaii: A Local’s Opinion

Best Hotels in Hawaii: A Local’s Opinion

In an old post, I had talked about how to vacation in Hawaii for cheap by staying at places like hotel condos, bed and breakfast inns, or by just couch surfing. Today, we’ll be looking at the opposite end of the spectrum — what the best Hawaii hotels are. These places are much nicer, more resort-type, have more amenities, and are great choices for special occasions, such as a honeymoon. Hilton Hawaiian Village: a great resort to stay at for…

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Underwater Camera Reviews: GoPro Hero3

Underwater Camera Reviews: GoPro Hero3

Looking for a waterproof camera to use for underwater activities and water sports? Then look no further than the GoPro Hero3. Underwater Camera Reviews: What is GoPro? In short: Durable, mountable, action cameras. GoPro is a company that has creates cameras for taking pictures and video for people in an active lifestyle. The cameras are small, mountable, and have a wider view lens to capture the most area. Because of this, GoPros are often synonymous with extreme activities like surfing,…

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5 Reasons Why I Don’t Like The Bus in Hawaii

5 Reasons Why I Don’t Like The Bus in Hawaii

Author’s note: this is a review of the bus system on Oahu named “The Bus.” If you are planning a trip to the other islands, such as Kauai or the Big Island, please look at their respective transit systems. Most tourists feel that a rental car on outer islands is necessary. Most of my life, I have used The Bus in Hawaii. I used the bus to go to school and to work everyday until I was 19. So what…

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