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Surf From Above | Drone Footage of Banzai Pipeline, Oahu

Watch on YouTube Epic aerial footage of professionals surfing the Banzai Pipeline.


Hawaiian Chants, Hula and Love Dance Songs

Recorded in Hawaii by Jacob Feuerring with Tom Hiona, this Smithsonian Folkways recording presents traditional Hawaiian songs and dances. To better un...

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Israel Kamakawiwo'ole | Alone in Iz world

In many respects, the late Hawaiian musician Israel Kamakawiwo'ole (Kah-MAH-kah-VEE-voh-OH-lay) is the voice of Hawaii. His ukulele-accompanied versio...

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Lena Machado — Hawaiian Song Bird

One of Hawaii’s music legends, Lena Machado (1903-1974) performed with a soprano-falsetto style that made her a star in the 1930s-40s, recognized as...

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Alicia's Market is The Spot For Authentic Poke In Honolulu

Eater host Lucas Peterson visits the Kalihi neighborhood of Honolulu in search of some of Oahu’s best poke. He finds it at Alicia’s Market, a mom-and-pop store and prepared foods counter that opened on Mokauea Street in 1949. Runtime: 6 min.

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Surfer John John Florence’s Very Wavy World

The best surfer on the planet is a 24-year-old from Hawaii named John John Florence. We visited the big-wave champ at his compound on Oahu’s North ...

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The Shaka Hand Sign

Watch on YouTube The story of Hamana Kalili — of Laie, on the North Shore of Oahu — and the true origins of Hawaii's world-famous shaka. Runtime: ...


Makapu`u Lighthouse

A complete review of the lighthouse perched on Oahu's easternmost tip, known for its massive hyper-radiant lens, the only one of its kind used in a U...

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