Honolulu City Lights: Making Christmas In Hawaii Merry & Bright

Honolulu City Lights: Making Christmas In Hawaii Merry & Bright

Posted by Hawaiian Isles on 11/30/2018 to Best of Hawaii
Nothing is more iconic during Christmas time in downtown Honolulu than the 21-foot tall, 2-ton Shaka Santa & Mrs. Claus.
Hawaiian Imu Turkeys - Digging Into Hawaii’s Thanksgiving Tradition

Hawaiian Imu Turkeys - Digging Into Hawaii’s Thanksgiving Tradition

Posted by Hawaiian Isles on 11/8/2018 to Best of Hawaii
Learn how Kailua High School athletes use a giant imu oven to steam hundreds of Thanksgiving turkeys at once.
The Perfect Business Gift

The Perfect Business Gift

Posted by Hawaiian Isles on 10/12/2018 to Hawaii Holidays
The perfect gift for people who help make your company great. Whether you’re shopping for your staff or co-workers, thanking clients for their loyalty or acknowledging a vendor/supplier who always goes beyond the call, the gift of Hawaiian Isles Kona Coffee is sure to please.
Why Hawaiian Isles Kona Coffee Makes The Perfect Gift

Why Hawaiian Isles Kona Coffee Makes The Perfect Gift

Posted by Hawaiian Isles on 9/28/2018 to Hawaii Holidays
We love giving gifts to the special people in our lives for the sheer joy of giving them a gift.
It makes us as happy as it does them. As they say, “It’s better to give than receive.” Here’s a short list of perks that you don’t always find when giving other types of gifts.
A Happy Birthday Salute to the USAF!

A Happy Birthday Salute to the USAF!

Posted by Hawaiian Isles on 9/13/2018 to Hawaii Landmarks
Hau`oli la Hanau (Happy Birthday) to Hawaii’s U.S. Air Force Bases & Personnel.
America depends on our remarkable Total Force of Active Duty, Guard, Reserve, and Civilian Airmen who have never failed to answer our Nation’s call. We thank you and your family for your service, sacrifice, and commitment to the defense of our Nation. Happy 71st Birthday United States Air Force!
Top 10 Movie Classics Set In Hawaii

Top 10 Movie Classics Set In Hawaii

Posted by Hawaiian Isles on 8/30/2018
In 1936, Pan Am Airlines launched service to the glamorous Hawaiian Islands. With the end of WWII, a war that brought Hawaii into the fold with the Dec. 7, 1941 attack on Pearl Harbor, interest perked in this exotic destination that now held massive historic relevance for the U.S. Hollywood took note and answered the thirst for knowledge by tapping Hawaii’s gorgeous islands in what would become a flurry of films that today stand as classics. Here are the top 10 movies that helped put The Hawaiian Islands on the map!
Famous Kauai Movie Locations

Famous Kauai Movie Locations

Posted by Hawaiian Isles on 8/9/2018 to Hawaii See & Do
Even the most talented and imaginative movie set creators fail to rival what Mother Nature presents on Kauai. Striking beauty and diverse landscapes have made the “Island of Discovery” a destination of choice among filmmakers who find natural set sites more gorgeous than anything that could be contrived in a Hollywood studio. Here are five movies/franchises where “The Island of Discovery” scenery steals the show.
Kilauea Volcano’s Fiery Show on Hawaii’s Big Island

Kilauea Volcano’s Fiery Show on Hawaii’s Big Island

Posted by Hawaiian Isles on 7/26/2018 to Big Island
The Big Island of Hawaii remains a Hot Spot of tourist activity. Kilauea hasn’t put on a show like this since 1983. While many park sites are closed, others are more spectacular than ever. Some of the best viewing options are with professional tour guides. Enjoy awesome views via air, ground, and ocean tours.
Liliha Bakery - Making everything from scratch since 1950

Liliha Bakery - Making everything from scratch since 1950

Posted by Hawaiian Isles on 7/11/2018 to Best of Hawaii
Liliha Bakery’s Sweet Success! Their famous pastries and Hawaiian Isles Kona Coffee make an ono-licious pair!
Celebrate The 4th of July With Kailua Town’s Parade & Fireworks!

Celebrate The 4th of July With Kailua Town’s Parade & Fireworks!

Posted by Hawaiian Isles on 6/29/2018 to Hawaii Holidays
With an abundance of patriotic festivities that honor our nation’s independence, Hawaii is one of the best places to enjoy 4th of July 2018 celebrations. It’s especially fun in Windward Oahu’s Kailua Town, where you’re privy to both an Independence Day Parade and a colorful fireworks show.
Aloha RIMPAC! The world’s largest international maritime exercise.

Aloha RIMPAC! The world’s largest international maritime exercise.

Posted by Hawaiian Isles on 6/14/2018 to Best of Hawaii
Held biennially in even-numbered years, RIMPAC finds Hawaii rolling out the welcome mat and sharing our Aloha Spirit with 26 nations, 47 surface ships, 5 submarines, 18 national land forces, more than 200 aircraft and 25,000 personnel who will all be converging on Hawaii to participate in the biennial Rim of the Pacific (RIMPAC) exercise.
Six Ways Hawaii Honors King Kamehameha the Great

Six Ways Hawaii Honors King Kamehameha the Great

Posted by Hawaiian Isles on 6/1/2018 to Hawaiian Culture
Each year on June 11th, Hawaii honors its monarchy past with annual King Kamehameha Day celebrations. The official Hawaii State Holiday celebrates King Kamehameha the Great, the mighty warrior who united and established the Kingdom of Hawaii in 1810.
Honoring the U.S. Military with Hawaii’s Memorial Day 2018 Events

Honoring the U.S. Military with Hawaii’s Memorial Day 2018 Events

Posted by Hawaiian Isles on 5/17/2018 to Hawaii Holidays
Honoring the U.S. Military with Hawaii’s Memorial Day 2018 Events. Five ways Hawaii salutes our Armed Forces heroes on Memorial Day Weekend
10 Fun Facts about Mother’s Day from Around the World

10 Fun Facts about Mother’s Day from Around the World

Posted by Hawaiian Isles on 5/3/2018 to Hawaii Holidays
Everyone knows that we celebrate our moms on the second Sunday of May, and that it's a special holiday to honor and appreciate the one who does it all for the ohana (family). But Mother's Day has a long and interesting history that most people are unaware of.
Contest Time! - Guess which team will draft Josh Jackson!

Contest Time! - Guess which team will draft Josh Jackson!

Posted by Hawaiian Isles on 4/18/2018 to Misc
Contest Time! Guess which team will draft Josh Jackson to score some FREE coffee and autographed sports gear from our brand ambassador Josh Jackson! Best of luck everyone!!!!
Stories of Aloha: From Hiking Napali to Making ‘Naked Bacon'

Stories of Aloha: From Hiking Napali to Making ‘Naked Bacon'

Posted by Hawaiian Isles on 4/5/2018 to Stories Of Aloha

Kona Coffee? Bacon? ? Unique Story of Aloha? ?

We found John Kreilich, a St. Louis entrepreneur who happens to love our Kona Coffee and the Hawaiian Islands where we produce it. John also seems to know a thing or two about bacon. Here’s a little about John, his passion for paradise, his coffee preferences, and how he became a bacon guru.

Oahu’s Spring and Easter Celebrations!

Oahu’s Spring and Easter Celebrations!

Posted by Hawaiian Isles on 3/22/2018 to Hawaii Holidays
Easter & Prince Kuhio Day Blend Reverence & Traditions. Late March and early April are packed with action throughout the Hawaiian Islands. But it’s especially hopping on Oahu, with Prince Kuhio Day on March 26 and Easter Sunday.
Honolulu Festival - Hawaii’s Premier Cultural Event

Honolulu Festival - Hawaii’s Premier Cultural Event

Posted by Hawaiian Isles on 3/8/2018 to Best of Hawaii
From free cultural performances and a multi-ethnic Kalakaua Avenue parade to a grand finale fireworks thriller off Waikiki Beach, the 24th Annual Honolulu Festival is set to bombard the senses with a vibrant display of traditions from Hawaii, the Pacific and Asia.
Where to watch some of the most spectacular sunrises in Hawaii

Where to watch some of the most spectacular sunrises in Hawaii

Posted by Hawaiian Isles on 2/22/2018 to Best of Hawaii
Pick a spot, set your alarm, grab a cup (or Thermos) of Hawaiian Isles Kona Coffee, and set out for an early morning adventure that will make your day! Here are a few of our favorite places to watch darkness give way to dramatic shades of red, orange, purple and pink. It’s sure to perk you up and set the stage for a perfect day in paradise.
Six Sweet Spots to Share a Romantic Hawaiian Sunset

Six Sweet Spots to Share a Romantic Hawaiian Sunset

Posted by Hawaiian Isles on 2/8/2018 to Best of Hawaii
Here are six sweet spots perfect for cuddling up with your sweetheart to catch the sun as it slowly slips below the horizon.
Remembering Duke Kahanamoku

Remembering Duke Kahanamoku

Posted by Hawaiian Isles on 1/24/2018 to Best of Hawaii
Say Aloha to Duke Kahanamoku. Hawaii’s Ambassador of Aloha & Father of Modern Surfing. On Kuhio Beach, a bronze statue of Duke Kahanamoku welcomes everyone to Waikiki with open arms and it's one of the most popular attractions in Hawaii.
New Year - New You! Coffee & Weight Loss

New Year - New You! Coffee & Weight Loss

Posted by Hawaiian Isles on 1/11/2018 to Coffee Questions
How coffee might help you lose weight. Not only is coffee delicious, it's also known to help mobilize fats and increase metabolism, which can sometimes help people lose weight.
Hau’oli Makahiki Hou! - 6 New Year’s Traditions in Hawaii

Hau’oli Makahiki Hou! - 6 New Year’s Traditions in Hawaii

Posted by Hawaiian Isles on 12/28/2017 to Best of Hawaii
Hawaii is home to a culturally and ethnically diverse group of people who have created a unique set of New Year's traditions.
Hawaii's most famous film location

Hawaii's most famous film location

Posted by Hawaiian Isles on 12/14/2017 to Best of Hawaii
Hundreds of locations around the islands have been featured in films but one of the most popular locations is the 4,000-acre, private nature reserve called Kualoa Ranch on the island of Oahu.
Honolulu City Lights

Honolulu City Lights

Posted by Hawaiian Isles on 11/17/2017 to Best of Hawaii
Nothing is more iconic during Christmas time in downtown Honolulu than the 21-foot tall, 2-ton Shaka Santa & Mrs. Claus (Tutu Mele) relaxing with their shoes off and basking in the warm Hawaiian weather in the courtyard in front of Honolulu Hale (City Hall).