Have you noticed a backward apostrophe in Hawaiian words? That’s an okina, which serves as an instructional guide as to which vowels to pronounce individually and which to blend together.
Discover the Hawaiian Islands
Escape the world you know in Hawaii. Wander beautiful stretches of white sand. Swim in warm, crystal-clear water. Explore colorful reefs teeming with marine life. Lose yourself under a canopy of tropical rainforest. Cool off in passing rain showers and enjoy the rainbows that follow them….
Explore our content by island:
- Maui Travel Guide including tips for budget travel and successfully driving the famous Road to Hana.
- O‘ahu Travel Guide including itineraries for spending a day at Diamond Head or touring the island in a week.