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Surf lessons in Hawaii

Mastering the Waves: Choosing the Best Surfboard for Beginners

Are you ready to kick off your surfing journey on the North Shore of Oahu? One of the first decisions you’ll face is selecting the right surfboard. In this guide, we’ll break down everything you need to know to choose the perfect surfboard for beginners. Understanding the Basics 1. Soft-Top vs. Hard-Top: Soft-top surfboards are…

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Come learn to surf on the shores of Oahu with Sunset Suzy and her dogs Coco and Kaya!

Humpback whales of Hawaii

Whale Watching in Hawaii What are humpback whales? Kohola (humpback whales) are one of the larger species of baleen whales, with adult males ranging between 40 and 52 feet and weighing up to 45 tons. Despite their size, humpback whales are surprisingly graceful acrobats. Keep your eye on the ocean and you might see one “breach,” propelling up to 40 percent of its body out of the water and landing on its side with a spectacular splash. If you’ve ever heard a whale song, you’ve listened to a male humpback whale. Their haunting melodies can be heard underwater from up to twelve miles away. Why do whales come to Hawaii? Just as our idyllic weather beckons to tourists around the world, the warm shallow waters (less than 600 feet) surrounding the main Hawaiian Islands are a favorite destination for humpback…