Happy Prince Kuhio Day! - Celebrating Hawaii’s Last Reigning Prince

Happy Prince Kuhio Day! - Celebrating Hawaii’s Last Reigning Prince

Posted by Hawaiian Isles on 3/21/2019 to Best of Hawaii
The Prince made such monumental achievements that he remains one of only two crown heads of state to be honored with an official holiday. The “Citizen Prince” lived a very unique life that helped him shape Hawaii. Here are 10 reasons that Prince Kuhio deserves his own holiday!
The Romance of Valentine’s Day in Hawaii

The Romance of Valentine’s Day in Hawaii

Posted by Hawaiian Isles on 2/7/2019 to Best of Hawaii
Most people agree that Hawaii is one of the most romantic places on Earth. Celebrating Valentine’s Day in the Hawaiian Islands is pure magic. Here's list of six top romantic Hawaii Valentine’s Day ideas to help keep the sparks alive with your ku’uipo! (sweetheart)
Hau`oli Makahiki Hou! - Eight New Year’s traditions in Hawaii

Hau`oli Makahiki Hou! - Eight New Year’s traditions in Hawaii

Posted by Hawaiian Isles on 12/27/2018 to Stories Of Aloha
While Hawaii residents may hold to New Year’s traditions like singing “Auld Lang Syne” and setting off fireworks, the state’s diverse ethnic cultures ring in the New Year with foods considered to bring good luck. Traditions and superstitions range from Japanese mochi pounding for good luck to Filipino Pancit consumption to grant a long life.

Here’s a look at eight New Year’s traditions in Hawaii that shed light on how culture plays into annual festivities.
Sand-Ta Claus has returned to the Sheraton Waikiki!

Sand-Ta Claus has returned to the Sheraton Waikiki!

Posted by Hawaiian Isles on 12/20/2018 to Best of Hawaii
Sandsational Sand Sculpting has carved yet another gigantic set of sand sculptures for the Sheraton Waikiki
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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).
Traditional Hawaiian Oven Big Enough for Hundreds of Thanksgiving Turkeys

Traditional Hawaiian Oven Big Enough for Hundreds of Thanksgiving Turkeys

Posted by Hawaiian Isles on 11/3/2017 to Best of Hawaii
If you've ever been to a luau, you're probably familiar with the traditional way Hawaiians cook an entire pig in an underground pit oven called an "imu". But instead of cooking a single pig, you can cook HUNDREDS of turkeys all at once!
Happy 4th of July from Hawaiian Isles Kona Coffee Company!

Happy 4th of July from Hawaiian Isles Kona Coffee Company!

Posted by Hawaiian Isles on 6/30/2017 to Best of Hawaii
The fireworks display at Ala Moana Beach Park is consistently rated one of the top 25 shows in the country. Here is everything you need to know about this local tradition.
Top 10 Gift ideas for Fathers who Love Kona Coffee

Top 10 Gift ideas for Fathers who Love Kona Coffee

Posted by Hawaiian Isles on 6/8/2017 to Hawaii Holidays
Does your dad love coffee gadgets almost as much as he loves Kona Coffee? Looking for something unique? We have you covered! We’ve rounded up some the best selling and top rated coffee gift ideas for every type of Dad.
Top 7 Memorial Day Activities & Events on Oahu

Top 7 Memorial Day Activities & Events on Oahu

Posted by Hawaiian Isles on 5/25/2017 to Best of Hawaii
In Hawaii, Memorial Day is a holiday with rich history and meaning. It's so much more than a long weekend. It's a special day that provides both locals and visitors a plethora of opportunities to learn, honor, and pay remembrance.
Mother's Day gift ideas for moms who love coffee

Mother's Day gift ideas for moms who love coffee

Posted by Hawaiian Isles on 5/4/2017 to Hawaii Holidays
Make mom’s morning routine extra special. Here are some coffee related gift ideas she’ll love.
Home-Made and Naturally Colored Easter Eggs using Kona Coffee!

Home-Made and Naturally Colored Easter Eggs using Kona Coffee!

Posted by Hawaiian Isles on 4/12/2017 to Hawaii Holidays
Coloring Easter Eggs with natural ingredients is always safer than using harsh chemicals. Did you know you can use coffee products such as Hawaiian Isles Kona Coffee to color your eggs too?