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Oahu 5-7 Day Itinerary: The Complete Guide

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Oahu…there is so much to see and do in Oahu that will make you want to keep going back.  In this post, I’ve compiled a list of everything that you might need to make you trip to Oahu successful…everything from sites to see, places to eat, accommodation, transportation, things to do, and many more! throwback to 2015: in front of the uss missouri at pearl harbor Itinerary Here I’ve linked other posts on this site that give you in-depth detail …

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Everything to Know about Pearl Harbor

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On December 7th, 1941, Pear Harbor, which acted as a sanctuary for the USA Military Naval Base during World War II, was attacked by the Japanese Navy.  The attacking planes came down in two waves, the first at 7:53 am, the second at 8:55 am.  By 9:55 am, the surprise-attack was over.  By 1:00 pm, the Japanese that has launched the planes 274 miles off the coast of Oahu were heading back to Japan. The attack, completely unexpected, left Oahu …

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Oahu’s Magic and Hikes!

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Our family loves hiking…we just love the outdoors and always try and go on a hike every chance we get!  But…we also love magic…!  Who doesn’t?  We got the perfect balance of both when we went to Oahu.  In this post you’ll read about the wonderful hikes we went on and the amazing magic that we got to see!  s Hike #1. Diamond Head Hike Diamond Head is a very beautiful and scenic hike and perfect for all levels of …

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Putt-Putt, Zip-Line, Waterpark…in OAHU!

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I don’t know about you…but whenever we get a chance to go ZIPLINING when we are out of town…we take it!  In addition to zip-lining, we absolutely love golf!  So it was perfect when we found a place that had both…!  Bay View Mini Putt and Zip was a lot of fun…and peaceful too!  Besides zip-lining and mini golf, who doesn’t like the waterpark?  Wet ‘n’ Wild Waterpark was awesome!  In this post you will read about zip-lining, mini golf, …

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How to Read Hawaiian

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Even though the Hawaiian people speak and write mostly in English, it doesn’t hurt to know a little bit of Hawaiian before you go…there are some Hawaiian greetings that it is good to be familiar with so that you know when you are greeted!  And hey, more knowledge is never bad! How to Read Hawaiian get it?! ‘Olelo Hawai’i, the Hawaiian language, uses 13 letter:  5 vowels, and 8 consonants, including the glottal stop called ‘okina.  The Hawaiian alphabet has …

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Oahu’s Polynesian Cultural Center

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Oahu’s Polynesian Cultural Center is one of my absolute favorite things that we did in Oahu!  It is an absolute must!  The information below is based off of our experience; the things that we did as a family and loved! Check out the website HERE for more information. Things to do Before I get into the “Things to do” at Oahu’s Polynesian Cultural Center, you may be wondering something about this post’s image.  If you’re confused, take a look at it again: …