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Dolphin Quest offers fun, interactive dolphin encounters to the public on Oahu at the Kahala Mandarin Oriental. Call us or visit our Web site to make a reservation today!

A Tradewind Charter
Private sailing, whalewatching, dolphin encounters, snorkeling, fishing charters on Oahu. Daysails, sunset dinner cruises, sailing lessons, overnighters & inter-island cruises. Weddings, receptions and renewal of vows cruises.

Alii Kai Catamaran
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General Hawaiian Etiquette

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  • 30 September, 2007
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The customary way to welcome or congratulate someone is to present him or her with a lei, a garland of flowers (or other decorative items) strung together and worn around the neck. One puts the lei over the recipient´s head and if the relationship is close, gives the recipient a honihoni or a kiss. Lei are especially appropriate for high school and college graduations, birthdays, etc. Lei are also provided to keynote speakers and dignitaries at public functions (generally anyone with a public title, e.g. politicians, religious leaders, school principals). Continue Reading →

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