A Local’s Guide to the Prettiest Hawaiian Flowers

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Tropical Delight by Karen Whitworth

Are you looking for a list of the prettiest Hawaiian flowers? This guide from a Hawaii local has all of the best tropical flowers in Hawaii!

There are tons of beautiful Hawaiian flowers. While some are native to Hawaii, others have been introduced and integrated into local culture. Regardless, all of them add to the stunning natural landscapes that Hawaii is so well known for.

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22 Amazing Hawaiian Home Decor Items to Bring Paradise to You

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Photo Courtesy of Sarah Caudle Art

Are you looking to add some Hawaiian home decor to your house? Then look no further! This guide has tons of amazing Hawaiian home decor items to add some island vibes to your interior design.

When sprucing up your home, you have a lot of different options. You can go for big pieces like artwork or blankets. Or you can go for smaller pieces, like coasters and pens. Regardless of what you choose, these items can bring a little bit of life back into your home. And when these little touches are Hawaii-themed, these Hawaiian home decor items bring a little slice of paradise to you.

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The Ultimate Guide to Uber in Hawaii

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Looking for the ultimate guide to Uber in Hawaii? Look no further! This guide from a Hawaii local has everything you need to know about Hawaii Ubers.

Uber is a convenient form of transportation in many of the world’s largest cities. But is Uber a convenient form of transportation in Hawaii? That question is a little more complicated than it may seem. It depends on what area you are in and where you would like to go. But all of these details are explained in this guide to Uber in Hawaii.

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14 Best Kauai Waterfalls that You Need to See

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Are you looking for the ultimate guide to Kauai waterfalls? This article from a Hawaii local has everything that you need to know about the waterfalls on Kauai.

The island of Kauai receives hundreds of inches of rain every single year, making it one of the wettest places on earth. This also happens to mean that Kauai is filled with stunning waterfalls. It’s the perfect place for chasing waterfalls! While you have to hike to some, there are quite a few easy-to-access Kauai waterfalls that you can see just by driving. To make sure that you don’t miss sights on your waterfall chasing adventures, here are 14 of the best Kauai waterfalls that you need to see.

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30 Mistakes to Avoid Before Your First Time in Hawaii

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Are you excited for your first time in Hawaii? Here are a few mistakes that you should avoid making during your trip (from a Hawaii local!)

Before visiting Hawaii, it can be hard to know which places are worth your time and which ones aren’t. It’s even harder to know and understand local etiquette! But this guide is here to help ensure that you avoid all of these mistakes during your first time in Hawaii.

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12 Best (And Worst!) Ko Olina Restaurants

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Looking for a guide to the best Ko Olina restaurants? This guide from a Hawaii local tells you exactly which Ko Olina restaurants are worth your time and which ones you should avoid. Will you opt for a romantic Italian restaurant? Or perhaps a Ko Olina restaurant with a bit more of Hawaii’s iconic fusion flair?

I grew up going to Ko Olina a few times every single week. I popped by so often that I figured out everything there is to know about the Ko Olina lagoons – from where to find turtles to where to get a slice of beach all to yourself to where to eat the best food. As for the food scene in particular, between the handful of hotels and the Ko Olina Center, there are several Ko Olina restaurants to choose from – and sometimes it can be difficult to distinguish the best from the worst. Luckily, this guide to the best (and worst!) Ko Olina restaurants is here to help!

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23 of the Best Hawaii Artists That You Should Collect

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Photo Courtesy of Nick Kuchar Art & Design Co.

Hawaii is a place filled with natural beauty, which means it draws the eyes of many talented artists. There are hundreds, if not thousands, of talented Hawaii artists – from those who create their pieces from sea treasures to others who only use paint and a canvas. While there are so many more amazing Hawaii artists, this list of 23 is meant to spark your curiosity into this creative world.

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70 Unreal Things to Do on Kauai

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Looking for an amazing list of things to do on Kauai? Well then look no further! This extensive guide has 70 unreal things to do on Kauai – all recommended by a Hawaii local!

Kauai is the Hawaiian Island that serves as a hiker’s paradise. Want to feel transported to the land of Jurassic Park with everything except for the dinosaurs? That’s what Kauai feels like. While outdoor adventures make up a large number of the things to do on Kauai, there are food, festivals, and views that are absolutely amazing as well.

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12 of the Best Kauai Restaurants

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Looking for a guide to the best Kauai restaurants? This list from a Hawaii local has a dozen great recommendations for you to try out during your trip to the island. While you can of course try Hawaii’s local cuisine, Kauai also has amazing food from other cuisines, from traditional Japanese food to classic all-American burgers. Which of these amazing Kauai restaurants will you choose to dine at?

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