For first time, giant invasive beetle found in Waimanalo
For the first time the invasive coconut rhinoceros beetle has been found on Oahu's east side, across the mountains from known areas of colonization.
Surgeon jumps from bridge after divorce from TV personality wife
A top local surgeon and the ex-husband of ABC News’ chief women’s health correspondent killed himself by leaping off the George Washington Bridge, it was reported Sunday. Dr. Robert Ash…
After three months of quakes and spewing lava, Hawaii Volcanoes National Park prepares to reopen
Visitors may be able to tour the site of the Kilauea volcano in time for National Public Lands Day on Sept. 22.
Featured Islands Series Conclusion
Our Featured Islands Summer Series comes to a close. Read on to get the summaries. And click the corresponding links to take you back to the full post.
How to Get Comfortable with Traveling
I’m not talking about homesickness here – at least, not entirely Traveling is one of my main passions in life, and yet I still experience an uneasy restlessness when I’m in a new place. It doesn’t matter how amazing the destination is, I simply cannot settle. It’s something we don’t like to talk about for fear of being regarded as less of an ‘authentic’ traveler than the next person. But what we need to remember is that suffering from this doesn’t make anyone any less of a traveler; no one is immune to the ‘bad feeling’. The sensation is hard to describe, but not something most travelers are unfamiliar with. It manifests in those quiet moments when you arrive back at your accommodation after a long day of sightseeing and can’t quite relax,…
8 Reasons Why Hostels are Perfect for Business & Conference Travelers
If you've ever thought about staying at a hostel on a business trip, here are 8 reasons why you should give it a try