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Our 15 tips for when to go, how to get the best deals, spotting wildlife, eating and keeping the kids occupied at sea. more

Mar 7, 2018 5:58 PM We Tried It!


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The false alert alarmed us. The instructions for preparing for a missile attack left us with a lot of questions. Where should you take shelter in a single-wall house? When can you move? We turned to a local expert for answers. more

Jan 25, 2018 11:06 AM News


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Our 10 tips for getting the most out of this production-based class on acting, costumes, music, props and more. more

Nov 28, 2017 2:43 PM We Tried It!


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Choose your own Christmas tree from more than 3,000 growing at this Oʻahu farm. more

Nov 25, 2017 8:53 AM We Tried It!


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Ride keiki carnival rides and watch Henry Kapono for free, make an aquaponics garden, a succulent planter or shop for crafts. more

Nov 22, 2017 7:45 PM Weekend Guide


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See our list of play areas and places to let your keiki run around while out shopping. more

Nov 22, 2017 8:00 AM Things to Do


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Want to take your kids snorkeling? Here are our family's 12 tips for making the most of a day at this famous bay. more

Nov 7, 2017 2:15 PM We Tried It!


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The annual free event features more than 300 hands-on activities for kids and families. See our 13 tips for parking, playing and navigating this huge day of fun. more

Sep 27, 2017 1:47 PM Our Guide


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Our keiki hear about fall colors at school and on TV. But, in Hawai‘i it’s can be challenging to show them the seasons. We found a fun way to track the changes from home with webcams and videos. more

Sep 22, 2017 9:00 AM Our Guide


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Would your keiki like to stand up paddle and ride in a canoe? See our 9 tips for this free, monthly event. more

Jul 6, 2017 10:27 AM We Tried It!