I have a series of articles about moving to Hawaii so I'm always getting comments from people that are ready to make the jump from the mainland, or even from overseas to Hawaii and want advice on how to best go about moving to the Hawaiian islands. This article will cover some of the essentials
A move to Hawaii will change you in a deep and meaningful way. It's the most awesome place there is to live, for me. I've been here most of my life, since the mid '80s. Vern Lovic stayed for five years on Oahu and just over a year on the island of Maui, Hawaii. Hawaii
This was an email that just came in from Amy. She wants to fly her Great Dane dog to Hawaii and isn't confident about shipping it in a large jet airliner's cargo compartment (and who is?). She came up with a work-around that involves finding a few other pet owners to share a private charter
This is what an average day for me looked like when I lived on Oahu: Background - Location, Building, etc. I had just arrived on Oahu and already had my first IT job. I was making $50K per year, but it felt like nothing. I had some online businesses that were sending money every
I got this email the other day and I haven't had time to respond yet. Here it is below, and my response. I keep it all anonymous. If you see your email here and want your name and contact information associated with it - just let me know and I'll add it to the article.
As we think about moving back to Hawaii, I've been considering how I want the process to go. I want the move to be smooth and with as little stress as possible. I've outlined on paper how I think the best way to go about it is, and now I'll publish it here so you
Here is a note from a woman in her early twenties that is considering moving to Oahu, Hawaii with her husband and their dogs and she has some other questions. * * * Hi Vern! I came across your website while 'googling' Hawaii. I've been offered a position to work at the VA in Honolulu.
Honolulu from Punchbowl by Kyle Hasegawa is licensed under CC BY 2.0. Image may have been resized or cropped from original Many people consider moving to Hawaii, and yet I wonder how many really consider what Oahu is like. There are some amazing places on the island, sure. But, the majority of your
I just got this email not long ago and wanted to respond because I also have had asthma in the past a bit, and they're talking about moving to my favorite island - Maui. I'll answer the questions after he asks...* * * Hello my wife & I (45 & 46 respectively) are considering moving
Here is an email I got pretty recently about a husband and wife looking to move to one of the islands, but kind of going back and forth about choosing either Maui or Oahu. I think this is a common problem, and one I've also beat myself up over for a while too. There are
I was looking at some of the population graphs Google gives for the islands. It gives a good overview of what is happening in the various counties in Hawaii for population growth. Before looking at this data, I would have thought the rate the islands are growing at, would be something like this. There doesn't
This note came in at the turn of the year, It has been a couple of weeks to respond to it, sorry about that but I get blitzed with emails sometimes, and over the holidays it has been that way. I still have about eight emails to get to from the past - but I