If you and you family is looking for a perfect island fantasy vacation, Oahu is the place for you. Whether you like the exciting nightlife found on the island, the fine dining and fantastic shopping in Waikiki, the famous North Shore known for its huge waves and surfers or the secluded and luxurious Ko Olina with it’s famous golf courses and marina water sports, you can find it all right here on the island of Oahu.
The island is the second oldest island in the chain and encompasses 597 square miles. The climate here is always between 74 and 88 degrees Fahrenheit and even the hottest days are enjoyable because of the comfortable blowing trade winds. Oahu is a melting pot of a variety of different cultures and has been nicknamed “The Gathering Place”. With the conglomeration of all these different people, Oahu is known for it’s numerous events and festivals which occur throughout the year.
A few of the more notable places on the island include the historic Pearl Harbor located on the southern side of the island, Waikiki which was once reserved for only The Hawaiian Royal family, Honolulu which is now the island’s center of history, culture and art with its numerous museums and finally all the beautiful lagoons and world renowned gold courses Ko Olina has to offer.
With all the activities and sites to see on Oahu, be sure to include it as a place to take a future vacation. Take the whole family and you can be assured that it will be the trip of a lifetime for all to remember. Oahu is a great destination for outdoor sports enthusiasts and fishermen alike. It’s 112 miles of shoreline and beaches makes for abundant possibilities for all types of water sports.