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Obama Says 6 U.S. Troops Killed In Afghanistan Were 'Outstanding'

Reuters | Kelly Chen | Posted 12.25.2015 | Politics

KANOEHE BAY, HAWAII, Dec 25 (Reuters) - President Barack Obama called the six U.S. troops killed in Afghanistan on Monday "outstanding" and "brave" as...

This Is Where The Obamas Are Staying For Christmas

The Huffington Post | Carla Herreria | Posted 12.22.2015 | HuffPost Home

The Obamas arrived for their annual Christmas vacation in Kailua on Saturday, settling into the laid-back beach town on the Hawaiian island of Oahu. I...

The White House Press Hangout In Hawaii Is Kind Of Amazing

www.washingtonpost.com | Posted 01.03.2015 | Hawaii

KAILUA, Hawaii — Much has been written about the fantastic beach-side villas the First Family rents out for the winter holidays here on the eastern...

Why You Can't Understand Obama Until You Understand Hawaii

The Huffington Post | Carla Herreria and Chloe Fox | Posted 12.31.2014 | Politics

The Washington Post recently ruffled feathers in Hawaii for what some perceived as a mocking and condescending tone regarding the Aloha State's hopes ...

7 Hawaii Destinations The Obamas Should Escape To

The Huffington Post | Landess Kearns | Posted 11.25.2015 | Travel

Dear Obama family, By now, we know you have your annual holiday vacation down to a science. After all, you've stayed in the same neighborhood for ...

LOOK: The Gorgeous Hawaii Rentals Obama Should've Booked

The Huffington Post | Carla Herreria | Posted 12.31.2014 | HuffPost Home

We get why the Obama family loves going to Hawaii every year for Christmas, but after seven years of renting a place on the same island (Oahu) and in ...

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...

First Family To Spend 7th Straight Christmas In Hawaii

The Huffington Post | Chloe Fox | Posted 12.12.2014 | Politics

President Barack Obama and his family are scheduled to spend their seventh straight Christmas in Hawaii, according to the White House. The first f...

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The Lost Art Of The Presidential Vacation

HuffingtonPost.com | Jaweed Kaleem | Posted 08.12.2014 | Politics

For 16 days in mid-August, President Barack Obama and his family will vacation in Martha's Vineyard in a $12 million, 8,100-square-foot, seven-bedroom...

Dear Obama, Your Vacation Is Boring

Civil Beat | Civil Beat Staff | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics

Dear Barry, There's no two ways about it — you give a boring vacation. Your sixth presidential Christmas vacation in Hawaii has so far been as...

7 Celebrities The Obamas Should Have Over For Christmas Dinner

Posted 12.24.2013 | Celebrity

The Obamas aren't the only VIPs in Hawaii this holiday season. While the first family will probably lay low and enjoy family time together, we've asse...

7 Local Things We Wish Obama Would Do In Hawaii

Posted 01.23.2014 | Travel

Like the rest of us, the Obamas are creatures of habit. They make the Hawaiian island of Oahu their holiday trip every winter, they rent the same beac...

Protecting The President's Christmas

Posted 01.25.2014 | Politics

It's not news to anyone that when the president comes to town, he comes with a ton of security. But when the president comes to a small island in the ...

A Travel Guide Through Obama's Island Past

Posted 01.23.2014 | Travel

Before there was President Barack Obama, the 44th president of the United States, there was Barry -- a basketball-loving, body-surfing local boy from ...

Looking Mighty Silly, Fellas

Posted 12.20.2013 | Travel

The Obamas will once again head to Hawaii for their annual holiday vacation on Friday. The First Family is expected to stay at the same Kailua propert...

How To Vacation Like The Obamas In 10 Simple Steps

Posted 01.23.2014 | Travel

On Friday night, the Obamas will arrive in Hawaii for their sixth, annual Christmas vacation. At this point, they've pretty much perfected their Hawai...

Why The Obamas Are Better At Vacationing Than All Of Us

Posted 12.04.2013 | Politics

The Obamas will make their annual holiday trip to Hawaii around December 20, a source told Hawaii News Now. According to HNN, First Lady Michelle Obam...

PHOTOS: Obama Family Returns To D.C. In Style

The Huffington Post | Jessica Misener | Posted 01.07.2013 | Style

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PHOTOS: Shave Ice Time!

Posted 01.04.2013 | Travel

A day after President Obama landed back in Hawaii to continue to his annual vacation, he took his daughters bowling and for shave ice (a tradition car...

The Most Embarrassing Photos Of Our Presidents On Vacation

Posted 12.23.2012 | Travel

It's that time of year again. The President and first family are officially on vacation in their usual wintertime spot, Hawaii, to soak up some sun an...

PHOTOS: Obamas Flip-Flop In Hawaii

The Huffington Post | Ellie Krupnick | Posted 12.28.2011 | Style

For Christmas the Obama family got (relatively) dressed up, with sundresses and cardis for the women and collared shirts for Mr. President. But as ...

Obama's Pricey Vacay; A Look Back At Past Hawaiian Trips

Posted 12.20.2011 | Travel

The Obamas will once again vacation in Hawaii over the holidays this year, but this time it will be a bit more expensive than previous trips. The H...

PHOTOS: Obamas Have Adorable, Action-Packed Day Before Departure

Posted 05.25.2011 | Travel

The big news out of Hawaii since the Obamas arrived is that there really hasn't been any. So it would seem they packed it all in on their last day--wi...

PHOTOS: The Obamas Grab Ice Cream

Posted 05.25.2011 | Travel

*SCROLL FOR PHOTOS* On Monday, pool reports from Hawaii noted that Obama went bowling and played basketball with his daughters and members of famil...

PHOTOS: The Obamas Head To Marine Base For Christmas

Posted 05.25.2011 | Travel

*SEE PHOTOS BELOW* On Christmas afternoon, President Obama and Michelle Obama headed to Ander Hall at the Marine Corps Base to greet service men an...