Tag Archives: Hawaii

The World’s Strangest Beaches

New Zealand: Hot Water Beach by Eli Duke (CC BY-SA 2.0)

While white-sand beaches with azure waters and billowing palms are nice, they’re far from unusual. For those looking for a unique coastal experience, the following beaches provide just that. Barking sand, star-shaped fossils and natural underground hot springs are just a few of the experiences you’ll find on some of the world’s strangest beaches.

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February 18, 2016 by | 2 Comments

20 New Year’s Eve Parties Around the World

See the dazzling fireworks at Rio de Janeiro's New Year's celebration on Copacabana beach.

As the Christmas lights start to fade and the holiday season is coming to an end, there’s still one final bash to send out 2015. With the New Year just around the corner, now’s the time to make your New Year’s resolutions, drink away the last year’s regrets and celebrate starting all over again in […]

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December 10, 2015 by | 2 Comments

Thanksgiving Travel: 8 Amazing Things to Do and Places to Go

Pikachu balloon by Ben+Sam (CC BY-SA 2.0)

Thanksgiving’s eating, drinking and merrymaking tend to come with an element of stress over meal planning, preparation and cleanup. So take a break from the usual this year: Because what better way to celebrate an extra two days off in a row than to travel elsewhere than someone’s dining room? Consider going big — take […]

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October 19, 2015 by | Comments Off on Thanksgiving Travel: 8 Amazing Things to Do and Places to Go

Out of Office: Jenna’s Family Trip to Maui

Hawaii from above

Viator’s team of travel insiders is obsessed with finding the best things to do everywhere we travel. From traditional tours to once-in-a-lifetime experiences, everywhere from Australia to Zimbabwe, we spend our time scouring the globe for the best tours and activities around the world. This week, Destination Content Coordinator, Jenna, goes to Maui.

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February 25, 2015 by | Comments Off on Out of Office: Jenna’s Family Trip to Maui

Out of Office: Patricia’s Outdoor Adventures on Hawaii’s Big Island

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Viator’s team of travel insiders is obsessed with finding the best things to do everywhere we travel. Whether traveling for work or pleasure (or both!) our staff members are always on the go and we want to share their experiences with you! In this new series, Out of Office, we’ll bring you their stories, highlighting […]

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February 2, 2015 by | Comments Off on Out of Office: Patricia’s Outdoor Adventures on Hawaii’s Big Island

Paia: A Funky-Chic Getaway on Maui’s North Shore

Paia Beach

These days, Paia, an eclectic beachfront community, is a destination in its own right for visitors looking for lodging, shops, and restaurants with more character than West Maui’s chain hotels and Cheeseburgers in Paradise. You won’t find big resorts or shopping malls here. What you will find are surfing beaches, independent shops and restaurants, and […]

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June 26, 2013 by | Comments Off on Paia: A Funky-Chic Getaway on Maui’s North Shore

Visiting the Hawaiian Island of Moloka’i

If you’re visiting the Hawaiian Island of Moloka’i you have to look a little harder for things to do than you might in a more touristy destination. Here are some tips for seeing the beautiful island.

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April 19, 2013 by | Comments Off on Visiting the Hawaiian Island of Moloka’i

The Best Honeymoon Escapes in the US

Making your honeymoon a great experience doesn’t mean you have to break out the passport.There are many great honeymoon escapes in the US. If you’re looking to explore the wild unknown with the love of your life, here are some great options.

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April 17, 2013 by | Comments Off on The Best Honeymoon Escapes in the US

10 Best Cities Seen From Above

For the ultimate bird’s eye view of your destination there’s no more thrilling way to get your bearings than zooming over the landscape in a helicopter. Whether hovering over a kaleidoscope of corals at the Great Barrier Reef or soaring around the Statue of Liberty in New York, here are 10 of the best cities […]

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April 8, 2013 by | Comments Off on 10 Best Cities Seen From Above

Big Island ATV Tour Through Waipio Valley

Big Island ATV Tour Through Waipio Valley

To be perfectly honest, I’m not much of a driver. Sure, I hold a driver’s license, but as a New Yorker, it merely serves as a means as identification. I don’t own (or operate) a vehicle and I take the subway to work. So when the van pulled up for my Big Island ATV Tour […]

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March 7, 2013 by | Comments Off on Big Island ATV Tour Through Waipio Valley