We are Mike and Kim Crinella, A Friend in the Islands at AlohaFriends.com! Since 1993 we have been exploring all the Hawaiian Islands and have been sharing our experiences and love of Hawaii on AlohaFriends.com since 1999. We share tips to move to Hawaii, resources to easily plan a Luau or Hawaiian theme wedding anywhere, interesting information about Hawaii, Hawaii travel tips and activity reviews, and a Hawaii photo gallery to enjoy a mental vacation anytime!

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Limited Offer: All Virtual Aloha enewsletter subscribers receive a free ebook with over 7,500 first names translated into Hawaiian! A fun resource book for translating your name and especially handy when having a Hawaiian themed celebration.

Resources To Easily Create A Hawaii Theme Luau or Wedding Anywhere!

  • Island Treasures Available for Shipment Within the USA
  •  Vintage Hawaiiana Collectables
  •  Jonny Pickle Original Designs on Clothing & Gifts

Sign up for the Virtual Aloha enewsletter which will bring you a monthly dose of Aloha sharing our latest Hawaii travel tips and activity reviews, suggestions to move to Hawaii, and Hawaiian theme celebration ideas!
Ask us anything Hawaii related, submit your questions!

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Limited Offer: All Virtual Aloha enewsletter subscribers receive a free ebook with over 7,500 first names translated into Hawaiian! A fun resource book for translating your name and especially handy when having a Hawaiian themed celebration.

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All content on the website was written by Mike or Kim Crinella. All photographs on the website were taken by Mike or Kim Crinella, were submitted to A Friend in the Islands by a website user, or were Public Domain Fair Use at the time of publication.