Ten Things to Know when visiting Pearl Harbor in Oahu, Hawaii

Hawaii is a great vacation spot.  The islands offer a ton of fun under the sun. The white beach and volcanos make it easy to forget that Hawaii plays a significant role United States history.  The Japanese surprise attack in the early morning of December 7, 1941, forced the US hand and forced the US’s entrance into World War II.  Every tourist to Oahu should take time to visit Pearl Harbor.  Here are 10 things to know when visiting Pearl Harbor. Continue Reading . . .

Hipmunk Hotels: Five Lush Tropical Escapes in Hawaii

The 50th state in the United States is a tropical paradise.  It is world-famous for its warm waters, white sandy beaches, and outdoor sport options. Hawaii is a premier surfing and SCUBA diving location. Additionally, the volcanic mountains are full of land adventures, from hiking to helicopter tours. The islands are home to two national parks as well as numerous other small national monuments.  Plus, you’ll find a wide range of hotel options from which to choose. Continue Reading . . .