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The Story of the Greatest Wave on Earth

Banzai Pipeline<p>On any given morning, along a strip of beachfront property 37 miles north of downtown Honolulu, every porch, front lawn and tree — and …

How to eat like a local: Big Island

From addictively <i>ono</i> Hawaiian poke to the most <i>oishi</i> strawberry mochi to the crispiest Chinese fried chicken, these Big Island faves will keep you …

Hawaii

It's whale-watching season in Hawaii, and these creatures are ready to play

Humpback whale-watching tours are in full swing in Hawaii, and some visitors are discovering the giant mammals to be curious creatures.<p>Last week a young, playful whale appeared beside some kayaks off the island of Maui, surprising five tourists and their guide.<p>"This whale was swimming about 40 to …

Whales

Lifelong friends in Hawaii discover they are brothers after 60 years

Lifelong pals Alan Robinson and Walter MacFarlane have been best mates for 60 years, ever since they played football together at prep school in …

42 Spine-Tingling Pictures from Hawaii’s Most Dangerous Hiking Trail

On the island of O’ahu, you’ll find one of the most impressive hiking trails in the entire world. It encompasses nearly 4000 stairs that ascend into …