Honolulu Hawaii

By: Alexis Wagner

Hawaii Facts

My dream vacation will always be Hawaii. I want to go to Hawaii, because of many things. There's a beach, unique animals, its beautiful, and I have never been on an island before.

Here are some interesting facts about Hawaii.

  • Hawaii is located in the Pacific Ocean.
  • It is known for it landforms, animals, and it's Aloha spirit.
  • Hawaii's nickname is Aloha State
  • Its the only US state with a tropical rain forest
  • Hawaii is the only Us state made up entirely from islands. 132 islands to be exact.
  • From east to west, Hawaii is the second widest state (with 1,523mi. across)
  • Its only U.S. state that grows coffee, cocoa, and vanilla beans.
  • Hawaii gets bigger each year by about 42 acres each year from the eruption of Kilauea Volcano
  • the word Hawaii means 'place of the gods' or 'homeland'
  • Hawaii is the eight smallest state


  • It would take 8hrs and 18min to get to Honolulu from Houston by plane.
  • Honolulu is 3,892 miles from houston.
  • I would take my mom, my best friend Brittany, my best friend Olivia, and my best friend Aubrey.
  • I would stay about two weeks.


I would be staying at the Waikiki Beach Marriott Resort & Spa. This resort is close to the Waikiki Beach and the Diamond Head Crater, Wet n' Wild Hawaii and loads more!

Clothes wise, I would be taking bathing suits, nice shirts, jeans, and lots of shoes. Accessory wise, I would be packing my make-up, Beach towels, sunscreen, all of my electronics.


  • My hotel would cost $251.10 per night, and I'll will be staying for 14 nights. So that equals $3,515.4 for 2 weeks
  • For food, Hawaiian dinners costs about $35-$100
  • I will be traveling by plane.
  • My airplane tickets would cost $5,520 for 5 people on United Airlines
  • Gas in Hawaii is priced from $2.80-$3.12 per gallon


There is a lot to do in Honolulu, Hawaii. You can:

  • visit the 'Iolani Palace
  • Bishop Museum
  • Honolulu Zoo
  • U.S. Army Museum of Hawaii
  • Manoa Falls
  • Waikiki Aquarium Theatre
  • Hawaii State Capital
  • Aloha Stadium
  • Punchbowl Crater
  • Wet n' Wild Hawaii
  • Waikiki Shell
and more

Works Cited

  • Fischer, John. "Hawaiian Culture, History and Language." Go Hawaii. About, 2015. Web. 29 May 2015.
  • Waikiki Beach Marriott Resort & Spa." Marriott. Marriott Internatinal, 2015. Web. 29 May 2015.


  • Waikiki Beach Marriott & Spa. Digital image. Gohawaii. About, 2015. Web. 29 May 2015.
  • Meulemans, Jules. Uniited Airlines Boeing. Digital image. Airliners. Demand Media, 27 Mar. 2011. Web. 29 May 2015
  • Johnson, Tor. Hiking Diamond Head. Digital image. Aloha Hawaii. Aloha from Hawaii, 2011. Web. 2 June 2015.