Posts Tagged ‘ Hawaii ’

Saturday snippets: 26th May 2018

May 26th, 2018 | By

catching Adrian’s eye this week: a new country comes into being – Eswatini – (it used to be Swaziland) the Design Museum in London is named European Museum of the Year and Charlotte Knowlson provides a putdown to two jokey male passengers on her easyJet flight.



Saturday snippets: 12th May 2018

May 12th, 2018 | By

It seems that many popular destinations are fighting back against tourism obesity – an over supply of tourists. Valencia, Madrid, Brussels, Rome are joining Venice, Palma de Mallorca, Florence and Barcelona to name just a few in trying to restrict tourist movements,



What’s hot: April 2018

Mar 31st, 2018 | By

Just About Travel lets you in what’s hot (and what’s not) in the travel industry this month



Mind the Gap

Mar 25th, 2018 | By

Is the daily commute to office cubicle getting you down? It’s time to take a break from Britain, says Kaye Holland



Meet the roamers

May 21st, 2017 | By

More and more people are moving from country to country for both personal and professional pursuits. JAT reports on the rise of the roamers



The art of compromise

Mar 7th, 2017 | By

Most couples know each other pretty well by the time they get married, so are used to making compromises in their daily lives. But travelling together is different. Out of your comfort zones you discover new things about each other. You might share ideals about everyday life but have very different ideas when it comes to adventure. So what do you do?



The year that was

Dec 31st, 2016 | By

It’s been a busy year and it’s time to take stock. Here travel writer and enthusiast, Kaye Holland, shares her 2016 holiday highlights



Essential Hawaii


Nov 28th, 2016 | By

Headed to Hawaii which, next month, is marking the 75th anniversary of the attack on Pearl Harbor? Don’t miss these essential Hawaii experiences



An awfully big adventure


Oct 15th, 2016 | By

Kaye Holland explores Hawaii’s Big Island and discovers that this Pacific Ocean outpost has many dimensions beyond the beach



Paradise found: part two

Sep 6th, 2016 | By

Hawaii is always celebrating but with the 75th anniversary of Pearl Harbor on the horizon, Oahu has extra special reason to sing and dance – as JAT journo, Kaye Holland, discovers



Paradise found

Sep 3rd, 2016 | By

Hawaii is always celebrating but with the 75th anniversary of Pearl Harbor on the horizon, the exotic island chain has extra special reason to sing and dance – as JAT journo, Kaye Holland, discovers



To the Tiki


Aug 9th, 2016 | By

Put an umbrella on it at one of these Hawaiian hot spots…



Summer in the USA

Jul 4th, 2016 | By

From Thanksgiving to Labour Day, it’s no secret that our cousins across the pond like an excuse to celebrate, and 4th July is no exception. Independence Day is commemorated with fireworks, parades and concerts across America.



School of surf


Jun 26th, 2016 | By

Kaye Holland makes waves in Waikiki



Say hello to Hawaiian Foods Week

Jun 15th, 2016 | By

If there is one thing you should know about Hawaii and its food…it’s that Hawaii locals love to eat and the islands boast a huge variety of restaurants, cuisines, experiences and produce.



The rise of the digital nomads

Jun 13th, 2016 | By

Do you dream of travelling and living in different countries, without giving up your career or sacrificing your savings? It’s time to join the growing band of digital nomads making the world their office. Kaye Holland explains how it’s done



All hail the Hawaiian super bowl

Jun 9th, 2016 | By

Say hello to acai bowls – the Hawaiian breakfast treat that’s taking over your Instagram feed



The lure of the long haul flight

Jun 5th, 2016 | By

Kaye Holland is always happy to hop on a long-haul flight



Lantern Floating Hawaii ceremony, a must-see tradition

May 31st, 2016 | By

The Lantern Floating Ceremony, held each Memorial Day at Ala Moana Beach Park, has become a Hawaii tradition



The dark side of paradise

May 24th, 2016 | By

Hawaii has a huge homeless problem, defying the islands’ image of paradise



Saturday snippets: 30th April 2016

Apr 30th, 2016 | By

Adrian finds that Hawaii isn’t promoting to visitors but to its own locals and Brazil hosts an exhibition in London t remind us that there is more to the country than just the Olympic Games.



Saturday snippets: 27th February 2016

Feb 27th, 2016 | By

If the dank and wet weather that we seem to have been having for months continues into the Easter holidays then a hot, sunny destination might take your fancy. How about Tobago in the Caribbean? Over the Easter period, they have some key sporting events that might attract you. Like the Buccoo Goat & Crab Racing Festival which has been held for over 90 years. The goat and crab racing festivals are held annually at the Buccoo Racing Stadium on Easter Monday and Tuesday. The
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The year that was

Dec 28th, 2015 | By

It’s been a busy year of travelling and it’s time to take stock. Here Just About Travel contributor and travel enthusiast, Kaye Holland, shares some of her favourite 2015 travel destinations



Hanging loose in Hawaii

Oct 22nd, 2015 | By

It shouldn’t take much to make you hop on a plane to Hawaii in search of some winter sun, but there’s a lot more to Oahu, the ali – aka chief – of the islands than sipping Mai Tais on the white sands of Waikiki. From top notch surfing to traditional luaus (feasts), Kaye Holland has the low-down on the top 10 experiences that should be on every traveller’s Hawaiian hit list




Following in the footsteps of Bruno Mars

Sep 22nd, 2015 | By

Kaye Holland goes in search of the Hawaiian singing sensation and rumoured (repeat) Super Bowl 2016 half time headliner…



Notes from a traveller: part nine (continued)

Jun 23rd, 2015 | By

Kaye’s itchy feet have taken her to Hawaii. Read the latest instalment of her ‘Notes from a traveller series’, only on Just About Travel



Notes from a traveller: part nine

Jun 22nd, 2015 | By

Kaye’s itchy feet have taken her to Hawaii. Read the latest instalment of her ‘Notes from a traveller series’, only on Just About Travel



Eat your way around the world without leaving London

Jun 21st, 2015 | By

Sean Fulton – founder of the blog Around the world in 196 tables – suggests how you can eat your way around the world, without leaving the M25