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About Eagle Strayhorn

Eagle is a longtime Hawaii resident who is passionate about sharing Hawaii with the world.

July Fourth On Oahu

July Fourth on Oahu Fireworks Display

July Fourth on Oahu is really a great time to be in Hawaii. Not only does the island boast the most spectacular fireworks display in Hawaii, it is also home to many patriotic and historic locations and …

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King Kamehameha Day Celebration

King Kamehameha Day Celebration

Every island is in King Kamehameha Day celebration mode this week to honor Kamehameha the Great, who was the monarch that first established unified kingdom of Hawaii. June 11 is a public holiday in Hawaii established by …

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D-Day 70th Anniversary

The D-Day Invasion Seventy Years Hence

It’s been 70 years since that day, D-Day June 6, 1944 when the armed Allied Forces attempted and successfully accomplished what many strategists deemed impossible. On that day the most profoundly fortified coastline in …

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Discover Hawaii: Oahu Tours

Oahu Tours

Oahu tours are really the best way to become familiar with your new exotic vacation destination. Joining a professionally organized tour of Oahu will not only expose you to all the locations and attraction on the island, but it …

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Discover Hawaii: North Shore Oahu

North Shore Oahu is a feast for the senses

If your visit to Oahu has been limited to Waikiki, you will want to know that only half an hour north of Waikiki‑yet a world apart‑is the famous North Shore Oahu.  Renowned …

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Discover Hawaii: Diamond Head

Diamond Head: An Iconic Hawaii landmark

365-degree summit views, 762 feet above sea level and formed over 200,000 years ago, this is Diamond Head!  The spectacular and iconic silhouette greets all arrivals to the Island of Oahu. You’d have to be …

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Discover Hawaii Pali Lookout

Discover Hawaii Pali Lookout For Amazing Views

Renowned for some of the most spectacular views in the world, the Hawaiian Islands are home to soaring sea cliffs, magnificent waterfalls, and ancient volcano fields of lava. Discover Hawaii Pali Lookout is one …

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The Birthday Of Queen Kapiolani

Celebrate Queen Kapiolani

December 31 is recognized world wide as the last day of any given year, and in Hawaii, it is revered as the birthday of Queen Kapiolani. Born Esther Julia Kapiolani in 1834 the future Queen was a descendant …

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Hawaiian New Year’s Eve

Hawaiian New Year’s Eve Celebrations

In our own time zone, 2,390 miles away from the nearest continent, and considered the most secluded population on earth, Hawaii has another peculiarity, which is particularly relevant on December 31st: The island state is the …

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Honolulu City Lights Festival

Honolulu City Lights

A 50-foot Christmas tree, oversize sculptures of Santa, elves, snowmen and reindeer, food booths, mesmerizing colorful lights, creatively adorned wreaths and jolly carnival rides; this is the Honolulu City Lights Festival.

 

 

Held annually since it’s humble beginnings in 1985 …

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