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Oahu Sunset

Ohana Sunset Sunday

This Aloha Sunset Sunday takes us to the island of Oahu.

Hawaii has shorter sunsets than most of the mainland. Shorter sunsets make us appreciate them all the more.

This Sunday we thought of the importance of ‘ohana when viewing a sunset. ‘Ohana is the Hawaiian word for ‘family’ but it extends this concept to include all those you love and embrace.  Sunsets in Hawaii are beautiful, but they are even better when viewed with someone in your ‘ohana. So, grab someone you love, give them a squeeze, and enjoy the warmth from Hawaii.

Manana (Rabbit) Island

Manana Island, Oahu

Between Makapuu Point and Waimanalo on the island of Oahu you’ll find the tiny islet of Manana. Sometimes called Rabbit Island for it’s part in rabbit breeding operations until the mid-1990’s, Manana literally translates to, to stretch out, or to spread out. read more