Posts Tagged ‘oahu’

Hawaii Night Scuba Diving on Oahu – SHARKS !!!!!

09.07.10

Great night diving in Haw! aii

Traveling Around the Hawaiian Islands

08.27.10

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Got your mind on that much deserved break? Would you like to get away from all the hustle and bustle of city life? Why not go traveling around the Hawaiian Islands? Let me give you a brief tour around the famous Hawaiian Islands.
 
The Hawaiian Islands have everything that you could imagine a paradise would have. From its multicultural people with the aloha spirit to beautiful surroundings with warm, tranquil, sandy beaches merging with rain forests, heavenly waterfalls, and marvelous historical sites. There’s no place like Hawaii.
 
Hop around the Hawaiian Island chain and you will discover the beauty and uniqueness of each island. There are six major islands that you can easily visit in Hawaii…Kauai, Oahu, Molokai, Lanai, Maui, and Hawaii, or the “Big Island.” Each island offers a distinct and extraordinary experience. We invite you to explore Hawaii and find the most unique island experience for you, your family, or your business group.
 
First, I’ll show you the majestic island of Kauai. Kauai is about 20 minutes by air from Honolulu. Kauai is often called the Garden Isle due to its everlasting beauty, comparable enough to the Garden of Eden.
 
Things to do in Kauai:
 

Traveling Around the Hawaiian Islands

08.21.10

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Got your mind on that much deserved break? Would you like to get away from all the hustle and bustle of city life? Why not go traveling around the Hawaiian Islands? Let me give you a brief tour around the famous Hawaiian Islands.
 
The Hawaiian Islands have everything that you could imagine a paradise would have. From its multicultural people with the aloha spirit to beautiful surroundings with warm, tranquil, sandy beaches merging with rain forests, heavenly waterfalls, and marvelous historical sites. There’s no place like Hawaii.
 
Hop around the Hawaiian Island chain and you will discover the beauty and uniqueness of each island. There are six major islands that you can easily visit in Hawaii…Kauai, Oahu, Molokai, Lanai, Maui, and Hawaii, or the “Big Island.” Each island offers a distinct and extraordinary experience. We invite you to explore Hawaii and find the most unique island experience for you, your family, or your business group.
 
First, I’ll show you the majestic island of Kauai. Kauai is about 20 minutes by air from Honolulu. Kauai is often called the Garden Isle due to its everlasting beauty, comparable enough to the Garden of Eden.
 
Things to do in Kauai:
 

Hawaii Vacation 2009 Fun In The Sun

08.18.10

over the summer, i spent two weeks in hawaii with my family and decided to make a video of some of my pictures. we went to oahu and maui. hawaii was really beautiful and i had a great time. hope you enjoy the pictures! the song i used is called Fly Through Ocean

Looking To Move To Oahu: Resources You Should Examine

08.18.10

imageAre you interested in moving to the Hawaiian Island of Oahu? If you are, you are definitely not alone. Oahu is most well-known for its beautiful beaches, breathtaking real estate, and unlimited number of fun and exciting activities. That is why you, as well as large number of other individuals, may be interested in relocating to Oahu. Although Oahu is highly sought after, when it comes to relocation, there are a number of important factors that you will want to keep in mind. One of those factors is research. If you are interested in relocating to Oahu, you will not want to do so on a whim. That is why it is first important that you do a little bit of research. When doing this research, you are some advised to use some of the resources outlined below.

Perhaps, the most important resource that you should use is an Oahu map; yes, an Oahu map. When it comes to examining Oahu real estate, there area actually a large number of individuals who do not think that a map of Oahu is important, but it is. Although Oahu is a beautiful island, all of it, there may be certain areas that you would like to live in or certain areas that may be just right for you, like an area that has a high job outlook, and so on. That is why it is extremely important that you get a map of Oahu and examine it, if you haven’t already done so.

Since a large number of individuals looking to relocate to Oahu do not realize the importance of examining a map of Oahu, there is a good chance that you don’t have an Oahu map in your possession. If that is the case, there are a number of different ways that you can go about getting an Oahu map. One of your local books stores should have an Oahu travel guide or an atlas book. These types of resources should have a map of Oahu in them. You should also be able to find free, but detailed maps of Oahu online. This can easily be done by performing a standard internet search.

In addition to a map of Oahu, another important resource that you will want to examine is an outline of all of Oahu’s real estate listings. These listings are commonly described as MLS Listings. It is not uncommon to find online websites that are referred to as MLS websites. These types of websites are ideal because they allow you to search or browse through a wide variety of different Oahu real estate listings; real estate listing that are offered by sale by different real estate agents. Using an Oahu MLS real estate listing service is a great way to examine properties for sale on Oahu on your own. While it is advised that you seek the assistance of a professional real estate agent, this popular resource may give you a generalized idea as to whether or not there are any properties on Oahu that catch your eye.

Speaking of real estate agents, another resource that you will want to examine are the online websites of local Oahu real estate agents. As it was previously mentioned, you are advised to obtain the services of a real estate agent. Buying a home on your own can be a long, complicated, frustrating, and tricky task. That is why it is advised that you try and find an Oahu real estate agent to do business with. If you are not originally from the Oahu area, you won’t just be able to walk into a real estate agent’s office to get a good idea as to the level of service offered. That is why you need to rely on the internet. You are advised to examine the online websites of Oahu real estate agents. Be on the lookout for Oahu real estate agents that have easy to navigate websites, a large number of property listings, and a solid real estate background.

The above mentioned resources, an Oahu map, an Oahu MLS real estate listing service, and the online websites of Oahu real estate agents, are just a few of the resources that you will want to examine before making your decision to move to Oahu or buy a piece of property there. In fact, using the above mentioned resources may make finding and buying Oahu real estate as easy as it could possibly be.

Oahu, Hawaii

08.14.10

Shot in standard definition in 2005, while diving with the Blue Water Dive Club of Orange County, California, and our good friend, Mike Bishop form Diamond Head Divers. This video is a little shaky but I thought it might entertain some. This video is of the WW1 US Navy Yard Oiler (YO-257) sank in 1989 as an artificial reef. Also called “Caroline” this yard oiler is 175′ in length and sits in 100 foot of Sweet Pacific water. During this dive it is common to see the Atlantis Submarine motor by with tourist waiving through the windows.

HD RELAXATION 2- OAHU BEACHES – MUSIC VIDEO – MEDITATION

08.06.10

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Visit the Safest City in the Nation on Your Hawaii Vacation

06.26.10

www.hawaii-aloha.com **Honolulu is currently ranked as the safest city in the United States. If anything, it’s getting even safer. Current FBI crime statistics indicate that there was a 22-percent decline in crime in Honolulu over the first six months of last year. Distributed by Tubemogul.

Beaches Ocean Waves # 79 – Mokuleia Army Beach from TV Show “Lost” Oahu, Hawaii

06.15.10

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Things To Do In Oahu Hawaii — A Culinary Delight

05.01.10

imageOahu is the place people go to unwind. An Oahu vacation is sheer bliss and the best way to relax. Beaches welcome you to lazy days; the waves beckon you to adventure; and the food is heavenly.Oahu has too many restaurants to list here. With hundreds of choices the visitor is utterly spoilt. You can find many restaurants with a wide variety of food available. Since we are on an island, the obvious choice is sea food. A wide range of sea food is available at most of the restaurants. The menus of most restaurants revolve around sea food and its combinations.The other major ingredients used in food preparations are local produce and plenty of tropical fruits. You can easily find many restaurants serving specialty ethnic food. There are exclusive restaurants serving ethnic Japanese foods and many Asian bakeries serving oriental delicacies.You can eat on the streets on a shoe string budget or you could spend thousands of dollars on an haute dinner. The limit is in your hands. The regional Hawaiian Cuisine is emerging as a gourmet presence in the world of elite. The Hawaiian cuisine ingredients are all native, produce from local farms, meat from the ranches, and the best catch of the day straight from the deep seas. These mouth-watering dishes are the amalgamation of the talent of Portuguese, Filipino, Japanese and Chinese cooks. It is the result of the blending of these ethnic cuisines. Chefs Roy Yamaguchi and Alan Wong run two such restaurants that serve the guests with this exclusive cuisine. It is a great dining experience, though a little heavy on the pocket.If you are not in the mood to spend too much, but would still like to taste something different and unique, you still have quite a few options. Try the Hawaiian pizza, sweet with pineapple toppings, renowned Hawaiian shaved ice, Hawaiian ice-creams in tropical flavors like coconut. You could also try some stuff off the shrimp trucks.You can also try the myriad restaurants in china tow. They can give you a good dining experience at fairly reasonable rates. You can try from the many traditional Asian cuisines available here. China town offers a good range, not just Chinese cuisine. To taste really authentic food and get a true experience, you should look for restaurants that cater to the local population and not to the tourist crowd.For those who are health conscious even when on vacations, Honolulu has a fairly good selection of exclusive restaurants that specialize in the health food category. If you happen to be a vegetarian, it could be a tough task for you to get a lot of variety. In the recent years a few vegetarian restaurants have also made their presence felt in Honolulu. So as a vegetarian visiting Honolulu, you need not despair.Oahu in itself is a fulfilling experience, but the gastronomical fulfillment that it offers adds a lot to its charms. You can not only relax your senses here but also give a memorable treat to your taste buds.