4 Favorite Tours While Visiting Hawaii

By Leo Malagon on August 27, 2014 4 Favorite Tours While Visiting HawaiiIf you’re visiting Hawaii, you’ll likely want to take some tours. Hawaii has so many sights to see, it’s difficult to fit them all in on your own. Take a tour or two or three or four! And you’ll be able to see more in the comfort of a mini coach with someone else doing all the navigating. Here are four tours that are the best in the state.Pearl Harbor memorial tours are very popular and very worthwhile. Seeing the site of the attack on Pearl Harbor is moving and the memorial is beautiful. But if you want to get

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Growing Premium Kona Coffee in Hawaii

By Contributor on August 26, 2014 Growing Premium Kona Coffee in HawaiiCoffee is one of the most popular beverages in America, but there is only one of the 50 states where it is grown commercially. Kona Coffee is a delicious and distinctive product of Hawaii. Our travel specialists at Discover Hawaii Tours can take you behind the scenes of the local coffee industry. We will help you put together the coffee tour of your dreams.The Coffee Industry in HawaiiEver since coffee was first imported to the Kona district on the Big Island in 1828, the plant has been part of Hawaii agriculture. Although sugar was considered more profitable for many years,

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3 Reasons to Take Your Kids to Pearl Harbor

By Leo Malagon on August 26, 2014 3 Reasons to Take Your Kids to Pearl HarborTaking a family vacation to Hawaii is a wonderful adventure. Likely you’re excited about relaxing on the beach, swimming with dolphins and seeing all the rainforests and volcanoes of Hawaii. But one place you shouldn’t overlook is Pearl Harbor. It’s an important historical site and a great place to visit with your family; here’s why?The history of Pearl Harbor is incredible. The Japanese attack on this naval base is the reason the US entered World War II. How different history would be if that attack had never happened. Not only that, 1,177 men lost their lives in the attack. By

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5 Things You Didn’t Know About Pearl Harbor

By Leo Malagon on August 25, 2014 5 Things You Didn’t Know About Pearl HarborVisiting Hawaii is a great way to spend a family vacation. No matter who you travel with and what your motives—sun, golf, food, eco adventures—you’re sure to have a good time. Hawaii has a lot to offer visitors and this state’s economy relies heavily on tourism. The result: Hawaii knows how to treat vacationers!If you’re planning your family vacation to Hawaii, you should consider seeing the Pearl Harbor USS Arizona Memorial. This memorial is moving and beautiful too. To see the site of the USS Arizona’s sinking in person is incredible and an important part of this country’s history. But

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Go Cliff Jumping at Hawaii’s Famous Kapena Falls

By Contributor on August 25, 2014 Go Cliff Jumping at Hawaii’s Famous Kapena FallsCliff jumping at Kapena Falls can be an unforgettable adventure during your Hawaiian vacation with Discover Hawaii Tours. When you jump off the ledge into a beautiful tropical pool, you’ll make outdoor memories that last a lifetime. For the most adventurous members of your family, there’s a 35-foot cliff jump from the very top. There are also ledges 10 to 15 feet high for kids or more cautious jumpers. If you have a taste for adrenaline, let us help you discover this gem of hidden Hawaii.How Do You Get There?Kapena Falls isn’t hard to get to. It’s located directly next

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Top 3 Tips for Visiting Pearl Harbor Oahu (Part 2)

By Leo Malagon on August 25, 2014 Top 3 Tips for Visiting Pearl Harbor Oahu (Part 2)Hello and welcome to Part 2 of the Pearl Harbor tips tour guide. In the last segment we briefly went over a few of the most important tips to keep in mind when touring Pearl Harbor Hawaii. Those tips included selecting appropriate apparel, bringing along the right accessories, and purchasing the best tour package based on your interests. This next segment will focus on three different, but equally important tips for squeezing the very most out of your tours of Pearl Harbor. Let’s get started:Following Instructions: This may seem like a simple tip, but it couldn’t be more important to

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Top 3 Tips for visiting Pearl Harbor Oahu (Part 1)

By Leo Malagon on August 24, 2014 Top 3 Tips for visiting Pearl Harbor Oahu (Part 1)Oahu is an intricate wonderland, filled to the brim with history and adventure. Guests from all over the planet choose Pearl Harbor Oahu every year for their vacation destination. Tours through Pearl Harbor are exceptionally popular, but there are a handful of things you should keep in mind during these fantastic Hawaiian tours. Discover Hawaii Tours wants to make sure that you obtain the most out of your next Hawaiian journey, and have compiled a list of crucial Oahu vacation tips.Wearing The Right Apparel: Hawaii’s environmental temperatures barely ever rise above 90°F, and rarely fall below 65°F. You should most

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The Top 3 Attractions at Pearl Harbor Hawaii (Part 3)

By Leo Malagon on August 24, 2014 The Top 3 Attractions at Pearl Harbor Hawaii (Part 3)Aloha, and welcome to the third segment in the top attractions of Oahu Pearl Harbor. In the first and second installments many great locations were covered, including: The USS Arizona Memorial, The USS Oklahoma Memorial, The Pearl Harbor Visitor Center, The USS Missouri, The USS Bowfin, and even The Pacific Aviation Museum. This third and final article will focus on the stops you should make while visiting Pearl Harbor that are unrelated to World War II. There are so many great things to see, let’s delve into a few of them:Historic Honolulu City Tour - Downtown Honolulu is a sprawling tropical

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The Top 3 Attractions at Pearl Harbor Hawaii (Part 2)

By Leo Malagon on August 23, 2014 The Top 3 Attractions at Pearl Harbor Hawaii (Part 2)Welcome to part two of the top Oahu Pearl Harbor attractions guide! In the first segment three amazing Hawaiian attractions were covered: The Pearl Harbor Arizona Memorial, The USS Oklahoma Memorial, as well as the legendary Pearl Harbor Visitor Center. In this segment, three more fantastic tourist attractions hosted by Discover Hawaii Tours will be detailed. If visiting Pearl Harbor is on your to do list, then you won’t want to skip over these fabulous tourist locations! Let’s get started:The USS Missouri- The USS Missouri, also known as “Mighty Mo” is one of the most well-known battleships in United States

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The Hawaii State Fish: Humuhumumunukunukuapua’a

By Contributor on August 22, 2014 The Hawaii State Fish: Humuhumumunukunukuapua’aMany people go on vacation to enjoy the local marine life—whale watching, trout fishing, or looking for starfish on the beach. When you visit Hawaii, you can discover a sea creature with a much more unusual name. The Humuhumumunukunukuapua’a is a tropical reef fish native to Hawaii. In fact, it’s the official Hawaii state fish. Discover Hawaii Tours can help you discover more about its amazing name, its characteristics, and where you can see it.What Is This Mysterious Fish?The name Humuhumumunukunukuapua’a is a Hawaiian word meaning “triggerfish with a pig-like snout.” The triggerfish is a common tropical fish living in

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