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This Illegal 'Stairway To Heaven' Could Soon Be Open To The Public

The Huffington Post | Landess Kearns | Posted 11.16.2015 | Travel

On the Hawaiian island of Oahu, you can climb 3,922 steel stairs to get to heaven -- or pretty close to it, at least. Though the popular Hai...

8 Beautiful Hawaii Inns (for Every Budget) | Posted 11.10.2015 | Travel

A trip to Hawaii tops many a bucket list, but can seem prohibitively expensive, with nightly rates for many resorts reaching $500 or more. Take comfort: Dreamy accommodations in Hawaii don't have to break the bank. Discover our list of the best bed and breakfasts and inns on every island, at every budget.

Which Hawaiian Island Is Right For You?

The Huffington Post | Landess Kearns | Posted 11.05.2015 | Travel

The Hawaiian islands have long been considered the best islands in America by Condé Nast Traveler readers, but with so many islands to cho...

15 Struggles Anyone From Hawaii Will Relate To

The Huffington Post | Landess Kearns | Posted 10.29.2015 | Hawaii

In the eyes of mainland America, Hawaii is an idyllic island getaway where the palm trees sway and the mai tais flow. We won't lie to you: the palm tr...

19 Of Hawaii's Most Epic Photo Ops

The Huffington Post | Landess Kearns | Posted 10.24.2015 | Travel

Hawaii is undeniably photogenic, but even in the Aloha state, some photo ops are better than others. Vacations, after all, are as much about sharing y...

Prehistoric Tourism: Jurassic World's Impact on Hawaii

Aaron Sagers | Posted 10.20.2015 | Hawaii
Aaron Sagers

It is never a good idea to toy with science, bring back extinct dinosaurs, and load them into a theme park with a lot of tasty humans. Watching it all go so very wrong is the appeal of the Jurassic Park franchise.

Shark Bites Surfer On Oahu's North Shore

Associated Press | Landess Kearns | Posted 10.09.2015 | Weird News

HONOLULU (AP) — A 25-year-old Oahu man has been bitten by a shark while surfing on Oahu's North Shore. The attack happened near a popular surfin...

What It Means To Be A 'Local Haole' In Hawaii

Civil Beat | Denby Fawcett | Posted 10.07.2015 | Hawaii

There has been much lively discussion in Honolulu Civil Beat recently on what it means to be “local.” Many participants in the conversation see...

9 Gorgeous Beaches Hawaii Locals Don't Want You To Know About

The Huffington Post | Carla Herreria | Posted 09.24.2015 | Travel

Pretty beaches in Hawaii are a dime a dozen. But if you're as serious as we are about finding the perfect seaside experience, then the crowded&nb...

The ONE Thing You Should Do On Each Hawaiian Island

The Huffington Post | Landess Kearns | Posted 09.16.2015 | Travel

Booking a trip to Hawaii is always a good idea, but with so many islands to choose from, deciding how to split one's time is a torturous (and kind of...

Waikiki Beach Reopens Following Sewage Spill

The Huffington Post | Landess Kearns | Posted 08.27.2015 | Weird News

UPDATE: Aug. 27 -- The beaches at Waikiki and Ala Moana were reopened Wednesday morning following an announcement by Honolulu city officials that...

4 Indicted In Slaying Of 65-Year-Old Man, Including His Ex-Girlfriend

The Huffington Post | Landess Kearns | Posted 08.13.2015 | Crime

A Hawaii grand jury on Wednesday indicted four people in the June shooting death of a 65-year-old man, including his ex-girlfriend.  The ex-...

The Yoga of Aloha

Jennie Lee | Posted 08.11.2015 | Hawaii
Jennie Lee

In physical yoga practice, we focus on alignment in our postures and connection to our breath, in order to cultivate tranquility of body, mind and spirit. As a Yoga Therapist on the island of O'ahu, I focus on the alignment between yoga and the spirit of aloha that is so important here.

VIDEO: Unbelievable Tandem Surfers in Hawaii

The Surf Channel | Posted 07.16.2015 | Sports
The Surf Channel

Meet World Champion tandem surfers, Chuck Inman and Lauren Oiye. The two athletes met less than 10 years ago on the beach in Hawaii, and neither guessed that eventually, together, they would be the best in the sport.

Summer Escapes: 11 Resorts Right on the Beach

Joy Pecknold | Posted 06.19.2015 | Travel
Joy Pecknold

South Beach, bringing the heat. Well, actually, close to South Beach but away from the fray, and whimsically dressed up in mid-century Art Deco--that's what this Thompson has to offer.

10 Things You Never Knew About Oahu

Viator | Posted 06.24.2015 | Travel

Today, the island of Oahu is one of the world's most popular visitor destinations, where beaches, shopping, waves and waterfalls draw millions of visitors each year. Even though Oahu is one of the world's more desirable places to vacation, there is still a lot about this tropical island that visitors might not know.

Meet America's Three Newest National Monuments | Posted 06.10.2015 | Travel

In February, President Obama did just that when he used his executive authority to declare the Pullman Historic District in Chicago, Hawaii's Honouliuli Internment Camp and Colorado's Arkansas River Valley as National Monuments -- officially placing them within the country's National Parks System.

Oahu's North Shore Is Almost Too Good To Be True

The Huffington Post | Carla Herreria | Posted 07.19.2015 | Travel

There's one neighborhood in Hawaii, above all the other magical places, that never fails to impress. The seven-mile slice of paradise known famous...

11 Beaches That Probably Aren't For You | Posted 06.10.2015 | Travel

Thanks, but no thanks.

Hawaiian Surf Goddess, Crystal Dzigas

The Surf Channel | Posted 04.21.2015 | Sports
The Surf Channel

When your childhood memories are filled with swaying palm trees, warm tropical weather and white sandy beaches, life is good. Growing up on the island of Oahu was a dream for professional longboarder, Crystal Dzigas.

8 Family Getaways for Spring Break

Joy Pecknold | Posted 04.13.2015 | Travel
Joy Pecknold

The eight North American and European properties herein all have suites and extras to accommodate kids, but offer starkly different settings and experiences. Poll the clan and make your choice.

8 Places With Always-Perfect Weather | Posted 04.06.2015 | Travel

Let's get this one out of the way. San Diego is the textbook example of beautiful year-round climate. It's never too hot and never too cold, with a very minimal amount of that pesky California fog to get in the way--when it does roll in, it burns off pretty quickly in the morning.

7 Reasons Obama Wants To Go To Hawaii For The 7th Year In A Row

The Huffington Post | Landess Kearns | Posted 12.20.2014 | Travel

On Friday, the Obamas headed to Hawaii for their annual vacation, and after seven years, it's safe to say the first family has pretty much perfected t...

Oahu: Big City Buzz, History, Rural Beauty, All in One

George Hobica | Posted 02.08.2015 | Travel
George Hobica

On my most recent visit I even discovered some things that I somehow missed on a dozen previous occasions.

We Want To Be Here For The Holidays

The Huffington Post | Carla Herreria | Posted 11.25.2015 | Travel

It's happening. Decorations are going up, temperatures are dropping, and your local grocery store is selling those cheap colored ornaments. The win...