Fun Facts to Know About Hawaii

Tuesday, March 8, 2016@ 9:58 AM
Author: Steve Parquet

Hawaii is a place known for its beautiful locations and who doesn’t want to go to Hawaii for a vacation? It is famous for its beaches, sunsets, volcanoes, nature, wildlife and adventure sports like surfing etc. It has a lot of fun activities to offer to all. If you are planning to visit Hawaii sometime soon or have already been there, then here are some really interesting facts about Hawaii that you might not know:

  • Hawaii is made up of a group of islands. It comprises of eight major islands, which are namely; Niihau, Kauai, Oahu, Maui, Molokai, Lanai, Kahoolawe and the Big Island of Hawaii. As the name suggests, the biggest of them all is The Big Island with almost 4,038 square miles of area. It is twice as big as the area that would come after joining all the other islands together.
  • The best way to move with the islands is to look for enterprise Hawaii car rentals and hire a ride. Island hopping can also be done for which you can take an air plane or simply use a ferry. Websites like www.hawaiicarrentals.net are helpful in finding various options for enterprise Hawaii car rentals.
  • Hawaii is basically divided into 4 counties, which Kauai; city and county of Honolulu; Maui; and Hawaii. Every city has a mayor along with a council in charge.
  • There are just 12 letter in the Hawaiian alphabet

  1. Vowels: A, E, I, O, U
  2. Consonants: H, K, L, M, N, P, W
  • Hawaii also happens to be the widest state in the United States of America, when measured from East to West.
  • Interestingly, the Hawaiian Islands are actually the projecting out of the ocean tops of mountain ranges, which are among the tallest in the world.
  • Hawaii not just has a large number of volcanoes on its island surfaces but the islands itself were formed by underwater volcanic eruptions, thousands of year ago.
  • Hawaii is the 50th state to be added to the United States of America, in the year 1959.
  • The time zone followed in Hawaii is of its own. It is known as the Hawaiian Time Zone.

These are not enough! There are many more interesting facts about Hawaii. As a tourist or a traveller wanting to go to Hawaii or even just revisiting, you would find them really cool and probably fascinating enough to share them with your friends and fellows!

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