This Hawaii Life

Explore the best of Hawaii Travel, Adventure, food and Lifestyle

Learn More

Let us show you the most inspiring places to visit around Hawaii’s gorgeous islands now

This Hawaii Life explores the best of island cuisine and local foods, fun adventure tours to experience around the islands, cool road trips to interesting attractions, quirky western towns and some of the best beaches you’ll ever experience in Hawaii. Use these Hawaii guides for your inside trip ideas and planning to your visit to the islands soon.

Things to see and do in Hawaii

Discover Hawaii’s Beauty

adventure travel around hawaii

Top Places to visit

Visit each of the unique islands of Hawaii

The Big Island is big with so much beautiful landscape, national parks, outdoor adventure and unique towns to experience

Maui is the perfect family or honeymoon spot with gorgeous beaches, great snorkeling, outdoor fun and exploring the cool towns and attractions

Oahu is full of life, urban pursuits along with lush jungle and beautiful unspoiled areas worth discovering the rest of the island.

The garden isle of Kauai is lush, rugged and a real slice of nature and paradise combined so unspoiled and fun to explore

Lilikoi fruit

Try some delicious Lilikoi fruit from Hawaii Lilikoi fruit from Hawaii is one of those versatile tropical fruits that can be eaten raw or used in a variety of sweet to savory dishes, exotic tropical drinks to, tasty snacks and even some delicious entrees. Check out...

Oahu snorkeling

Oahu, Best snorkeling places to explore around the island Oahu is such a fun place to be outdoors and out on the water, but there are really just a few select places to go around the island with the best snorkeling spots to explore. If you are looking for a more...

Hawaiian Barbeque

Everyone love’s Hawaiian Barbeque, but what is it exactly? With so many riffs on what Hawaiian barbeque actually is, we are sharing this quick guide to what inspired in the food world to what Hawaiian barbeque really is and the different inspiration to creating unique...

Visiting Hawaii in July

Visiting Hawaii in July - weather, events, crowds, cost and other details Visiting Hawaii in July is a very popular time to visit the islands with summer vacation, 4th of July celebrations and other summer activities that make this a busy time to be in Hawaii. When...

Hawaiian Kalua Pork

Hawaiian Kalua Pork Hawaiian Kalua pork is on the most popular favorite Hawaiian dishes you’ll enjoy on the islands and so easy to make on your own.  Kalua pork is easy to make at home now and fast with modern and convenient appliances like an instant pot or...

things to do in Waikoloa Village

Things to do in Waikoloa Village on the Kohala Coast What's are the fun things to do in Waikoloa Village you ask? Located on the sunny Kohala coastline, Waikoloa Village has all the wonderful resorts and condo complexes that cater to visitors in the area. There are so...

Hawaiian malasadas

The best Hawaiian style malasadas and recipes Hawaiian malasadas are a local favorite dessert or snack that everyone on the islands love to eat. Brought originally from Portuguese plantation workers on the island and creating some of their favorite desserts sweet...

taste the foods of Hawaii

Looking for the best foods to try on the islands? You have to try the snacks & desserts, traditional foods, farmers markets and fusion flavors

foods to eat in Hawaii

adventure fun on the islands

Outdoor recreation and adventure is easy with fantastic weather and inspiring activites to do on the islands

If you’re into outdoor sports and activity then you’re in look. You can surf, boogie board, snorkel, hike, wind surf, kayak, bike, horse back riding, mountain climbing and so many other recreation to your hearts content around Hawaii.

More Places to explore in hawaii

Maui

Lahaina

Wailea

Kaanapali

Paia

Kihei

 

Kaui

Lihue

Poipu

Hanalei

Princeville

Wailua

 

Big Island

Kona

Hilo

Waimea

Volcano

Kohala

 

More Hawaii Fun

Check out the cool things to do and see around each Hawaii destination below for inspiration

Bargains in Hawaii

Bargains in Hawaii

Where to find good deals

Family friendly fun in Hawaii

Family friendly fun

Hawaii and kid friendly

Fun in Hawaii

Fun on the islands

Hawaii Fun, cool & unique 

Best hikes on Kauai

Best hikes on Kauai

Absolute best hikes on Kauai to do now The Garden Isle of Kauai is so lush and green with open spaces that makes hiking around the island so rewarding with stunning views, gorgeous waterfalls to shoreline trails that are inspiring and worth exploring. Many of the best...

Red Road Hawaii – Kalapana Kapoho road

Red Road Hawaii – Kalapana Kapoho road

Drive the Scenic Red Road or the Kalapana/Kapoho road in the Puna District of Hawaii The famous Red Road in the Puna District used to actually be a red asphalt road before it was made larger and is now a black top, but the road is still called the Red Road by locals...

Lychee fruit

Lychee fruit

Lychee Fruit - Wonderful taste and so good to eat when they are in season There’s nothing like eating Lychee Fruit when it is fresh and ripe from the local markets or even picked from your own tree if you are lucky enough to grow some. Here in Hawaii lychee fruit are...

Anaeho’omalu Bay or A Bay

Anaeho’omalu Bay or A Bay

Beach day fun at Anaeho'omalu Bay or A Bay ʻAnaehoʻomalu Bay, also known as A-Bay or Waikoloa Beach located in the Waikoloa beach resort areas is a very popular beach area to enjoy. This beach area on the Kohala coastline is easy to enjoy a nice beach day, shallow...

Hawaii Kai

Hawaii Kai

Guide to Hawaii Kai on the windward side of Oahu Hawaii Kai is that Hidden gem that most visitors to the island just pass through to get to popular attractions like Hanauma Bay and the Makapu’u lighthouse and even Koko Head if they are looking for a real workout with...

Hanalei

Hanalei

Explore Hanalei Bay and the Beautiful North Shore of Kauai Hanalei Bay is one of the scenic spots in Hawaii that will always stand out as that perfect place that exudes what paradise is all about. With an idyllic bay and beach area, Hanalei Bay feels so special and...

North Shore beaches

North Shore beaches

Explore these North Shore Beaches in Oahu These North Shore beaches will inspire you to just have a complete beach day in the area to swim, snorkel, surf or do some adventure fun. Or better yet just sit on the beach and enjoy the beautiful beach area and gorgeous...

Ripe pineapples

Ripe pineapples

How to find the best ripe pineapples for flavorful fruit to eat Pineapples are one of the most delicious and nutritious fruit to eat and that’s if you find the best and ripe pineapple so eat right away – but how do you actually find the perfect pineapple and what...

Want more island updates in your inbox?

couple2