Another Real-Life Story Of Moving To Hawaii

I recently discovered another blog about moving to Hawaii that I want to share with you. This one is written by John Derrick, who fell in love with Hawaii 10 years ago when he visited the state for the first … Read More

Foreign Nationals. How You Can Live In Hawaii, Too

Foreign Nationals: How You Can Live In Hawaii, Too

Surprise, surprise: Americans citizens aren’t the only ones who want to move to Hawaii. During fiscal year 2009, nearly 7,000 green-card holders took up residency in the state (source: 2009 State of Hawaii Data Book). Among those 7,000 new residents, … Read More

Most Affordable Neighborhoods In Hawaii. Oahu

Most Affordable Neighborhoods In Hawaii, Pt. 1: Oahu

Everyone knows that housing in Hawaii is expensive. In fact, when compared to other U.S. states, Hawaii’s average rent is the highest. But rents vary greatly throughout the state, depending on the island, city/town, and neighborhood. So which areas of … Read More

Moving To Hawaii: One Man’s 5-Year Plan

I recently found out about a YouTube Channel called Hawaii Four-0, which is documenting (on video) one man’s progress toward his goal to live in Hawaii for a year with his family by the time he turns 40 (he’s 35 … Read More

Shipping Household Items To Hawaii

Shipping Household Items To Hawaii

The moving process is never easy, but moving all your stuff to Hawaii is particularly challenging in that it requires not only land transport, but also ocean or air transport to get across that big, beautiful Pacific. Approaches to the … Read More

Getting a Hawaii Drivers License Or State ID

Getting a Hawaii Driver License Or State ID

How to Get a Hawaiian Drivers Licence If you have an unexpired driver’s license from another U.S. state, Canada, Puerto Rico, the U.S. Virgin Islands, Guam, American Samoa, or the Northern Mariana Islands, you may continue to use that license … Read More

Animal microchippings

Bringing Pets To Hawaii, Step 3: Microchip

Step 1: Prohibited AnimalsStep 2: Vaccinations Step 3: Microchip NOTE: If your dog or cat will be coming to Hawaii from Guam, Australia, New Zealand, or the British Isles (England, Scotland, Wales, Northern Ireland, Republic of Ireland, Isle of Man, … Read More