Honolulu Warnings and Dangers

  • Warnings and Dangers
    by Ewingjr98
  • Warnings and Dangers
    by Ewingjr98
  • Warnings and Dangers
    by Ewingjr98

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  • 1. Theft

    I returned from Hawaii yesterday. The day before we were due to fly home we stopped at Shark Cove on the north shore. We were in a rental car and parked in FoodWay directly across from the beach. We...

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  • 2. Water Safety

    Pacific waters has some dangerous conditions such as strong currents, big waves, undertow, sharp coral, and dangerous sea creatures. All of them you should take into consideration. In case of Medical...

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  • 3. Sunscreen

    Hawaii is a dream. The warm air, the flowers, the hot sun on the ocean but the sun in the tropics is strong, even if you do not feel and even if the sky is overcast. Use sunscreen wear hat and...

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  • 4. Rip-offs & Bargaining

    It's always tempting to try to travel the cheap way and stay at a hostel or some scummy motel. But in Honolulu it's always better to go with a dependable brand name that you know you can trust. Then...

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  • 5. Traffic

    Traffic is horrible in Honolulu. Be prepared to sit in traffic to get anywhere. This includes getting to the airport, so yourself plenty of time to get there (not that you'd be too upset to miss your...

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  • 6. Ladies of the Night

    I have heard that Hawaii is a "paradise," and for the most part that may be true, but on my first trip to the island of Oahu, I did not expect to see more hookers in one square area in my lifetime...

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  • 7. Jellyfish

    Watch for Jellyfish warnings and obey if you see one posted. The last day I was in Waikiki, there was a jellyfish warning posted mid afternoon. I was watching the 6 o'clock news and 47 people were...

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  • 8. Don't swim in the Ala Wai Canal

    The Ala Wai Canal is a man made canal that forms the majority of the Waikiki boundary. The area of Waikiki was formerly swamp land and rice paddies, and the...

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  • 9. FIRST TIME SURFERS BEWARE

    Dr. James Pearce would like to hear from anyone who thinks he or she had surfer's myelopathy after the first time out on the SURF board. Call...

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  • 10. Mainland Middle Class Office Workers Beware!

    "Paradise" would be nice, were it not for the people.Problems include:Anti white (haole) and black (popolo) attitudes.Small job market for credentialed...

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  • 11. Security regulations in Pearl Harbor National Park

    Following the events of September 11, 2001, much severer security regulations have been introduced. No bags of any kind are allowed at the USS Arizona Memorial,...

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  • 12. EARTHQUAKES

    NOW SOMETHING THAT DOES NOT HAPPEN A LOT HERE IN HAWAII IS A 6.7 EARTHQUAKE...BUT IT DID THE OTHER DAY...10/15/06...WE WERE WITHOUT ELECTRICITY FOR ABOUT 12...

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  • 13. Nothing really !!

    Beware of being impatient waiting for the buses on a weekend schedule !!!! IF POSSIBLE TRY THINKING ABOUT HOW NICE IT IS BEING AT SUCH A BEAUTIFUL PLACE AND...

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  • 14. Flying Roaches!

    Please be aware that large flying roaches are everywhere in Hawaii. Even if you're staying at a 5 star resort roaches can make their way in to your hotel room....

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  • 15. Police tricks

    Hawaii is a beautiful place and outside the city one can find the true Hawaii, but, as usual around the world with any law enforcement there are things to be...

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  • 16. THE VOG

    EVER SINCE LAST WEEK THE VOG.. (MUCH LIKE A FOG) BUT THIS IS COMING FROM THE LAVA FLOW FROM THE VOLCANO ON THE BIG ISLAND . .. .......THE SKIES OVER THE...

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  • 17. LOW FLYING BIRDS

    ONE THING THAT HAWAII HAS AMONGST ALL THE% B OTHER BEAUTIFUL THINGS.. ARE BEAUTIFUL BIRDS.. . AND SOMETIMES THEY LIKE TO FLY AT YOU OR AT LEAST LOW ENOUGH TO...

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  • 18. TRASH BY THE BUS STOP

    THERE IS ONE BUS STOP I USE TO GET OFF THE BUS A LOT..THE TOUGH PART IS AT NIGHTS SOMETIMES THE BUS WILL LEAVE AT THE SPOT THAT THE PEOPLE AT THAT APARTMENT...

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  • 19. ALL OF THE ABOVE!!

    Honolulu is a very dangerous city. There is theft everywhere, homeless people everywhere, not a very clean city! Just be careful when traveling at night or on...

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  • 20. Crazies

    Every big city has them and paradise is no exception. There are a few down and outs around town, especially in the main city. While walking through the IMP, I...

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  • 21. Man o' War

    I got stung pretty bad by a man o' war when we were in the ocean on the north shore. They were in the water the whole time and weren't too big of a deal until...

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  • 22. WHAT IS VOG?:Air Pollution in Hawaii

    The Island of Hawai`i report physical complaints associated with vog exposure. These complaints include headaches, breathing difficulties, increased...

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  • 23. Diamond Head Hike

    Recommendations: Wear hiking shoes, take a bottle of water, and do not attempt this hike if you have cardiovascular problems or respiratory problems. The hike...

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  • 24. Beware when venturing away from tourist areas

    SOME, and I stress SOME, of the locals can be unfriendly to tourists, especially caucasians if you venture in areas of Honolulu or Oahu that are away from...

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  • 25. Be wise. Stay safe.

    You might think Americans should feel right at home since Hawaii is one of the 50 states, but there is a strange feeling for mainlanders that you're in a...

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