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The Best Films Shot in Hawaii

by BrianBerusch 4 weeks ago - last edited 4 weeks ago

Best Films shot in HawaiiIt’s no wonder why so many production companies select the lush mountain and waterfall-laden vistas of Hawaii to shoot feature films seen by millions around the globe. The juxtaposition of bluebird sky against verdant green vegetation and every shade of ocean hue you could imagine is quite simply too tantalizing. Take a look at our pick of the best films shot in Hawaii for some island-inspired entertainment.

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Hawaii Island: Hilo and the Hamakua Coast

by BrianBerusch a month ago - last edited a month ago

Hawaii Island: Hilo and the Hamakua CoastThere are travellers the world over that live to discover hidden, off the radar destinations. And those travellers fall in love with the sleepy harbour town of Hilo, on Hawaii Island. Take a look at our guide to Hilo, for the area’s must-see spots.

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Hawaii Arts: A Guide to Honolulu Galleries

by BrianBerusch January - last edited January

Hawaii Arts | Honolulu's Top GalleriesTalk to 10 different artists and you’ll get ten rather different takes on who is significant and what’s “hot” at the moment in the Hawaii arts scene. But one thing that’s indisputable is that the last decade in the islands has brought new talent melding new genres in the visual arts, which has resulted in the engagement of a younger, jet set and art savvy public. Take a look at our guide to Honolulu galleries for the top art spots on the island.

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Big Game Fishing on Hawaii Island

by BrianBerusch January - last edited January

Fishing on Hawaii Island | The Hawaiian International Billfish TournamentEvery August, when the gentle but persistent trade winds calm considerably, and the Hawaiian heat index rises just a few points higher than the rest of the year, the most enthusiastic big game fishermen descend upon Kailua-Kona town on Hawaii Island. 

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A Beginner's Guide to Hawaii IslandIt is with very good reason that Hawaii Island—sometimes referred to as “The Big Island” by locals—earned its nickname. At more than 4,000 square miles, the other inhabited land masses of Hawaii pale in size comparison. With more land mass comes more diverse geography than any other isle—it’s been said that nine of the world’s 12 climate zones can be found somewhere here. 

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Green Hawaii | The Koa Trees of Hawaii IslandOn the slopes of Mauna Kea, home of the State of Hawaii’s tallest point (4,000 meters), an outfit is replanting more than a thousand stripped acres with indigenous trees. In a land where locals ask that you take nothing (only photographs) and leave nothing (except footprints), you can spend a day planting a tree of your own.

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