First-class Maui at coach prices

Beach at The Mauian (Credit: The Mauian)

By Debbi K. Kickham and William D. Kickham, Esq.  When you think about taking a Maui vacation, do you get worried? Do you fear that your pockets aren’t deep enough for this award-winning island? That there’s no way to go to Hawaii without overspending? Well, we’ve got good news for you. As veteran travel writers, we’ve been going […]

10 Reasons to Stay at the Outrigger Waikiki on the Beach

Outrigger Waikiki

Nine miles from the Honolulu airport and smack in the middle of Waikiki is the Outrigger Waikiki on the Beach. If you love the fast pace and crowded action of Waikiki, then this is the hotel you want to be at. The Outrigger On the Beach (there are two Outriggers in Waikiki) has 524 guest […]

9 Reasons to Love the JW Marriott Ihilani Resort & Spa in Ko Olina, Hawaii

JW Marriott Ihilani

When friends find out that I’ve been to the Hawaiian Islands around 15 times, they often ask which island is the best. That’s a difficult question since all the islands are so different and it depends on what you’re looking for. Personally, I almost always visit the island of Oahu and then mix it up […]

10 Reasons to Stay at The Modern Honolulu

The Modern Honolulu room

I can’t believe that I’ve been to Oahu approximately 15 times in the past 15 years. Each time I visit I usually end up hitting one of the neighboring islands first (this trip, my wife and I went to Kauai). But no matter which island I go to, I always find myself spending at least […]

10 Reasons to Stay at Trump Hotel Waikiki

Our room at Trump Waikiki

My wife Natalie and I just spent two incredible nights at the Trump Hotel Waikiki on the island of Oahu, in the great state of Hawaii! Oout of the five hotels we stayed in during our week-plus in Hawaii, it was one of our favorites, and so this was an easy piece to write. Heading to […]