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5 Ways Hawaii Does Winter

BY: MARIA KANAI While winter in Hawaii isn’t quite full of typical, traditional Christmas images: white snow, sweater weather or a roaring fireplace, we’ve got plenty of Christmas spirit of our own! Here are some of our favorite ways we do winter … island-style!

2016 Quiksilver Big Wave Invitational Photos


After not running since 2009, the 2016 Quiksilver Big Wave Invitational in Memory of Eddie Aikau finally got underway at Waimea Bay yesterday. The most prestigious surfing contest in the world requires waves to be a minimum of 20ft Hawaiian Scale (40 foot faces). The waves were huge. Clyde Aikau, brother of Eddie Aikau said…