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Top 5 must see and do things Hawaii

Looking for stuff to do in Hawaii?

You don’t know what to do and you look online… Weard!

Five must see and do THINGS Hawaii:

  1. Volcanoes National Park on Hawaii (the “Big Island”) is The Best when it comes to hiking. The park is an ever-changing landscape of lava tubes, steam vents, tropical forests, active lava flows ……… A must do and see for sure.
  2. The Diamond Head Trail on Oahu is ideal for those seeking relatively short, hikes with a panoramic view of Honolulu and Waikiki.
  3. Kauai is easily Hawaii’s lushest island. Google it and find out more … A must see for sure. Or go to What to do Hawaii.
  4. Prefer a life under the sea? Scuba diving and snorkeling are easy to come by in Hawaii, but a major highlight is nighttime snorkeling with manta rays of the Kona coast on the Big Island.
  5. For a serious authentic Hawaiian feeling you have to visit Molokai. More than 50 percent of Molokai’s inhabitants are native Hawaiians, and the aloha spirit feels genuine rather than paid-for, and the island is home to some of the planet’s tallest sea cliffs. All these highlights and more Hawaiian things to do and see on 10 of the Most Striking Spots in Hawaii.

Facts about Hawaii

Here are some facts about Hawaii:

  • Population:1,288,198
  • Hawaii was admitted to the Union: on August 21, 1959
  • Facts about Size: The area of the State covers 10932 square miles
  • 3 Largest Cities in Hawaii – Honolulu, Hilo and Kailua
  • Capital city of Hawaii: Honolulu
  • State Motto: ” Ua mau ke ea o ka aina I ka pono ” the State Motto is translated as ” The life of the land is perpetuated in righteousness ”
  • The Aloha State Hawaiian proverb: The rain follows after the forest
  • Median household income: $63,750 (5th in the US)
  • Miles of coastline: 750
  • Size 6450 sq miles; the USA’s fourth smallest state
  • Percentage of marriages that are interethnic: about 50%
  • Percentage of residents who want mandatory recycling: over 80%
  • State fish of Hawaii: humuhumunukunukuapua’a (reef triggerfish)
  • Number of tourists in Hawaii each day: on average 180,000
  • Cans of Spam consumed in Hawaii: annually 7 million
  • The Hawaiian Islands are the projecting tops of the biggest mountain range in the world.