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  Hawaii's Official Tourism Site -- Travel info for your Hawaii vacation
Hawaii's Official Tourism Site -- Travel info for your Hawaii vacation
We warmly invite you to explore our islands and discover your ideal travel experience.
Log In to use your My Hawaii Planner or create a New Account.
www.gohawaii.com   (78 words)

  
  Hawai'i Volcanoes National Park - Hawai'i Volcanoes National Park (U.S. National Park Service)
Hawai`i Volcanoes National Park, displays the results of 70 million years of volcanism, migration, and evolution — processes that thrust a bare land from the sea and clothed it with unique ecosystems, and a distinct human culture.
Superb voyagers, Polynesians from the Marquesas Islands migrated to Hawai`i over 1,600 years ago.
Only two butterflies found in Hawai`i are native.
www.nps.gov /havo   (401 words)

  
  Hawaii Travel Information | Lonely Planet Destination Guide
Hawaii - the Aloha State - welcomes and seduces visitors with its plumeria-scented sea breezes and tropical warmth.
Mark Twain declared Hawaii to be 'the loveliest fleet of islands that lies anchored in any ocean', and not even 50 years of mass tourism have managed to prove him wrong.
Hawaii is still home to one of the rarest species of monk seal, so-called because of the cowl-like folds of skin around its neck.
www.lonelyplanet.com /worldguide/destinations/north-america/usa/hawaii   (254 words)

  
  Hawaii Encyclopedia Articles @ LaunchBase.org (Launch Base)   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Hawaii was the first majority-minority state in the United States since the 20th century.
The county executives are the Mayor of Hawaiʻi, Mayor of Honolulu, Mayor of Kauaʻi and Mayor of Maui.
Hawaiʻi represents the northernmost extension of the vast Polynesian triangle of the south and central Pacific Ocean.
www.launchbase.org /encyclopedia/Hawaii   (4703 words)

  
 Hawaii travel guide - Wikitravel
Hawaii (pronounced ha-VAI-ee by locals) is the 50th state of the United States of America.
Hawaii is the only state in the U.S. whose Interstate Highways don't connect to any other state (in fact, that Hawaii has Interstate highways at all surprises some people).
Hawaii is one of the United States, so English is the main spoken language.
wikitravel.org /en/Hawaii   (4916 words)

  
 Hawaii: History, Geography, Population, and State Facts — FactMonster.com
Hawaii was a native kingdom throughout most of the 19th century, when the expansion of the sugar industry (pineapple came after 1898) meant increasing U.S. business and political involvement.
University of Hawaii - Hawaii, University of Hawaii, University of, at Honolulu (Manoa Campus), Hilo, and Pearl City (West...
Hawaii, state, United States - Hawaii Hawaii, 50th state of the United States, comprising a group of eight major islands and...
www.factmonster.com /ipka/A0108204.html   (394 words)

  
 Hawaii Apartments
Hawaii has plenty to offer its 1.2 million residents, including the famous beauty of its islands and the comfortable year-round climate.
There's more to living in Hawaii than inserting yourself into a real-life picture postcard of paradise; the revitalization of Hawaiian culture is a strong force in the state, with the Hawaiian language being taught throughout schools and a renewed interest in the Hawaiian monarchy.
One of the biggest challenges when considering a move to Hawaii is trying to decide what to do with your possessions.
www.rent.com /rentals/hawaii   (749 words)

  
 Hawaii (1966)   (Site not responding. Last check: )
This was the first on-screen appearance for Bette Midler - she plays a seasick passenger on a ship during one of the boat scenes.
"Hawaii," based on about one-third of the Michener novel, is one of those big, old-fashioned epics, full of wistful vistas, compelling performances, and casts of thousands.
Julie Andrews' acting abilities shine as bright as the tropical sun in this story of a New England woman who accompanies her stodgy husband to the islands on a mission to convert the heathens.
www.imdb.com /title/tt0060491   (629 words)

  
 Amazon.com: Hawaii: Books: James A. Michener   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Dated or not, Hawaii is a gripping tale of not-so-angelic missionaries, struggling immigrants and early Polynesian settlers.
This does not work for "Hawaii!" Michener manages 20 pages on the geological development of the Hawaiian Islands, but then has to plunge directly into the modern story because there were no Paleolithic cavemen in Hawaii.
The books brings up questions of whether the families truly loved Hawaii and wanted to develop her or did their actions came out of love, or was it money and power through actions that were almost slave ownership to maintain control.
www.amazon.com /Hawaii-James-Michener/dp/0449213358   (1912 words)

  
 Hawaii: Facts, Map and State Symbols - EnchantedLearning.com
The flag of Hawaii was commissioned by King Kamehameha I of Hawaii in 1816.
King Kamehameha I had unified the islands of Hawaii in 1810, using a schooner armed with a cannon.
The Union Jack (the flag of Great Britain) is in the upper left corner of Hawaii's flag, honoring Hawaii's long relationship with the British.
www.enchantedlearning.com /usa/states/hawaii   (401 words)

  
 Hawaii State Symbols Capital Constitution Flags Maps Song
Hawaii Prepagadas - Controle sus gastos de servicio celular.
The flag of Great Britain is emblazoned in the upper left corner to honor Hawaii's friendship with the British.
The combination of the stripes of the United States flag and the Union Jack of Great Britain is said to have pleased the merchant shippers of both nations.
www.50states.com /hawaii.htm   (285 words)

  
 NCAA Football Hawaii Bowl: Arizona State Sun Devils vs. Hawaii Warriors - CBS SportsLine.com
Colt Brennan broke the NCAA single-season record for touchdown passes, throwing five in the second half to lead Hawaii to a 41-24 victory over Arizona State on Sunday night in the Hawaii Bowl.
Hawaii (11-3) matched the school mark for most wins in a season, set in 1992 when the team went 11-2.
Hawaii: Not only did Colt Brennan set the NCAA record for most touchdowns in a season, but he also set the WAC single-season record for most passing yards (5,549), which was previously held by BYU's Ty Detmer in 1990.
cbs.sportsline.com /collegefootball/bowls/hawaii   (556 words)

  
 Hawaii's Wake
Timothy Liu of NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory and Shanping Xie of the University of Hawaii were the discoverers.
Hawaii's wake might have provided a route by which ancient mariners migrated, says Liu.
What makes Hawaii different is two things: First, where most islands are buffeted by winds that shift this way and that, depending on the season, the Hawaiian Islands sit in the midst of the Trade Winds, which blow steadily west all year round.
science.nasa.gov /headlines/y2002/10apr_hawaii.htm   (1233 words)

  
 Hawaii Maps - Perry-Castañeda Map Collection - UT Library Online
Hawaii (outline map) JPEG format (76K) County boundaries and names.
Hawaii (reference map) PDF format (120K) Shaded relief map with state boundaries, forest cover, place names, major highways.
Hawaii- Federal Lands and Indian Reservations PDF format (564K) The National Atlas of the United States of America, U.S. Geological Survey, 2003
www.lib.utexas.edu /maps/hawaii.html   (326 words)

  
 Hawaii
Known as the "Aloha State" (in Hawaiian, "aloha" means "hello"), Hawaii is a group of volcanic islands in the central Pacific Ocean that together became the 50th state in 1959.
The state's name is possibly derived from a native Hawaiian word for homeland, hawaiki or owhyhee.
Today, Hawaii, whose capital is Honolulu, is often called the "Crossroads of the Pacific" and is a popular vacation spot.
www.americaslibrary.gov /cgi-bin/page.cgi/es/hi   (66 words)

  
 Hawaii State Public Library System Home Page   (Site not responding. Last check: )
You can obtain a listing of the 50 libraries in the Hawaii State Public Library System as well as their hours, addresses and phone numbers, collection strengths, and programs.
The Hawaii State Public Library System's Home Page is also a jumping off point to many informative, amazing, and often entertaining Internet sites in Hawai`i and around the world.
Hawaii Revised Statutes Chapter 312 - Libraries courtesy of the Department of Education
www.hcc.hawaii.edu /hspls   (720 words)

  
 Hawaii Travel Guides, Vacation Packages & Deals: Los Angeles Times Travel
A deep-ocean plunge off the island of Hawaii brings divers face-to-tentacles with the marine equivalent of prehistoric Lite-Brites.
I know that the Hawaiian Islands are a year-round destination, but I also know that they are shot through with microclimates.
Hawaii: Castle Kona Bali Kai, a Condominium Resort, 4 nts., air/hotel from
travel.latimes.com /destinations/hawaii   (365 words)

  
 Asia Collection | University of Hawaii at Manoa Library
In 1930, the Oriental Institute was established to focus on the study of China, India and Japan.
In 1962, the newly established East-West Center absorbed, with the University's agreement, the vernacular materials of the Oriental Library, and expanded the scope to include Korea and all countries in South and Southeast Asia.
Within the vast body of literature on Asia held by the Asia Collection at the University of Hawaii are fascinating images related to opium usage in Asia.
www.hawaii.edu /asiaref   (228 words)

  
 Hawaii's Official Tourism Site -- Travel info for your Hawaii vacation
Famous for the active Kilauea volcano, Hawaii’s Big Island is home to a list of fascinating anomalies.
Eleven different climate zones generate everything from lush rain forests to arid deserts, fl sand beaches to snow-capped mountaintops.
Log In to use your My Hawaii Planner or create a New Account.
www.gohawaii.com /bigisland   (125 words)

  
 Hawaii travel specials and destination information for honeymoons and romantic travel - TheBigDay Travel  - ...
Our Hawaii Travel Guide can help you choose which island(s) to visit, find out what there is to do and see on each island, learn about weddings, the climate, culture, etc.
Hawaii is a fabulously romantic place for your wedding!
We have a wide range of wedding packages available--our Destination Weddings website has examples of what we can arrange for you--whether it's just the two of you, or a party of 100 or more.
www.thebigday.com /TravelShop/Hawaii.asp   (240 words)

  
 The Independent Traveler Travel Forums: Hawaii
New Year's Hawaii Cruise w/ Air from $1,299
Hawaii & Tahiti in July + Air from $2,399
Hawaii RT Honolulu on Pride of Aloha from $549
www.independenttraveler.com /community/community_new.cfm?ID=8   (92 words)

  
 Hawaii Hotels: Book Your Hawaii Hotel Online | BookIt.com®
Book your Hawaii hotel, flight and vacation package to discover the majestic elegance and natural wonders of Hawaii.
Visit the islands of Oahu, Maui, Molokai, Kauai and Big Island Hawaii to witness paradise in the Pacific.
Book your Hawaii vacation today and experience one of the most popular and romantic travel destinations in the world!
www.hawaii.bookit.com /?GCID=S14312x045&KEYWORD=hawaii&MATCHTYPE=search   (273 words)

  
 "Hawaii" (2004)   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Hawaii / Police / Honolulu Hawaii / Oahu Hawaii / Policewoman
Too many shows go for the tired formulas and the unfortunate demise of the very fine Boomtown may discourage producers to be daring.
But these guys are off to a good start.
www.imdb.com /title/tt0410987   (297 words)

  
 IPL Kidspace: Stately Knowledge
Here is the homepage for the Hawaii State Foundation on Culture and the Arts Museum.
ThingsToDo.com is an online guide to information about Hawaii's entertainment, recreation, and travel, and includes the state's interesting facts, famous people, and special events.
This site is an online resource for Hawaiian information of all kinds, specializing in visiting Hawaii, living in Hawaii, and moving to Hawaii.
www.ipl.org /div/kidspace/stateknow/hi1.html   (399 words)

  
 Hawaii | Encyclopedia and Reference Sources   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Hawaii Encyclopedias: The largest encyclopedia set on earth and it requires no bookshelves!
This is a great resource for students doing reports (see how they can make their own guides by clicking here).
Independent authors, who have written articles related to Hawaii, publish them to these resources.
www.nichehikersguide.com /Hawaii/Hawaii_referencesearch.htm?get=Hawaii   (186 words)

  
 GUIDE TO LAW ONLINE: United States - Hawaii
Hawaii Attorney General Opinions (Hawaii State Bar Association) 1987-1992
Hawaii Intermediate Court of Appeals (Hawaii Judiciary) 1998-
Hawaii State Legislature - composed of the Senate and House of Representatives
www.loc.gov /law/guide/us-hi.html   (141 words)

  
 Hawaii Atlas: Maps and Online Resources — Infoplease.com
Hawaii Profile: History · Government · Economy · Population …
Hawaii The Big Island Revealed: The Ultimate Guidebook (Hawaii the Big Island Revealed) by Andrew Doughty
A Field Guide to the Birds of Hawaii and the Tropical Pacific by H. Douglas Pratt, Phillip L. Bruner and Delwyn…
www.infoplease.com /atlas/state/hawaii.html   (167 words)

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