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Itinerary

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Itinerary

Hi, my boyfriend and I are starting to plan a trip to Hawaii for this May-June. We are wondering what is the right length of time to spend in the islands without getting bored. We are also wondering if all the islands look alike and tif here would be little point in traveling to more than two. We could go for as long as 3-4 weeks, but wonder if that is too long. We enjoy beautiful sandy, clearwater beaches immensely, but also love nature and would enjoy seeing natural beauty that is unique. We are not super active people, so would be inclined for walking and mild hiking mad kayaking more than extreme sports! We would love to find little and affrodable apartments to stay in with minimal space but great views, close or on the beach. Any advice to help us plan our itinerary would be immensely appreciated!

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The right length of time to stay without getting bored...I can't say since I'm on 15 years and haven't gotten there yet.

You're posting on the Island of Hawaii forum, when you want the general state of Hawaii forum. I know it's confusing, and a common mistake.

So repost on the Hawaii forum, not the Island of Hawaii, but a general rule of thumb is one week per island, longer for the Big Island (the forum you're on), and no, the islands don't all look alike, they are all very different. You'll just scratch the surface with only 3-4 weeks, so don't worry about being bored.

I encourage you to start with Hawaii for Dummies (good book, really .-) and the Top Questions on the right hand side of each forum first to answer a lot of your questions and narrow the focus of your inquiries to get the best advice.

Edited: 4:59 pm, February 10, 2013
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Thank you!!!

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