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07 Jul 3 Fantastic Day Trips from Salem

Although often in the shadow of its bigger and "hipper" neighbor, Portland, this capitol city (and my former home town) has its share of unique and visit-worthy attractions. Read more from the Rediscovering Salem series here: 5 Favorite Places to Run (or Walk) in Salem Top Places to Enjoy Salem's Summer Harvest Best Coffee...

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Lanikai Pillbox Hike - best hikes on Oahu, Hawaii

26 May Lanikai Pillbox Hike – Oahu, Hawaii

The Lanikai Pillbox hike (a.k.a. Kaiwa Ridge) is a favorite on Oahu for visitors and locals alike. It's a quick climb for scenic views of beautiful Lanikai beach, the Ko'olau mountains, and Kailua town. This is a moderate hike due to the terrain. It's not very long, but it does get pretty...

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How to pronounce Hawaiian words, learn Hawaiian pidgin slang phrases | Intentional Travelers

03 May Hawaiian language: what you should know before you go

If you're traveling to Hawaii, it's very useful to familiarize yourself with the pronunciation of the Hawaiian language and learn some Hawaiian phrases. It's also fun! Hawaii is one of the most unique places to visit in the United States because of the native Hawaiian culture and how important it is to everyday life here....

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