Oahu , Hawaiian O’ahu, island, Honolulu county, Hawaii , U.S. It is separated from the islands of Kauai (northwest) and Molokai (southeast) by the Kauai and Kaiwi channels, respectively.
Honolulu is the largest city in the world — at least it has the longest borders. According to the state constitution any island (or islet) not named as belonging to a county belongs to Honolulu . The world’s largest wind generator is on the island of Oahu .
Honolulu, capital and principal port of Hawaii , U.S. , seat of Honolulu county. A modern city, it extends about 10 miles (16 km) along the southeastern shore of Oahu Island and 4 miles (6 km) inland across a plain into the foothills of the Koolau Range.
Best Things to do on Oahu Snorkel at Hanauma Bay. This beautiful bay features is an easy and excellent location to snorkel. Waterfalls at Ko’olau Mountain Range. Cliff Jumping at La’ie Point. North Shore Surfing. Visit Pearl Harbor. Hike Diamond Head. Ha’iku Stairs (Stairway to Heaven) Hike. Surf Lessons at Waikiki Beach.
Best places to live on Oahu Kaneohe, Windward Side. Has many different opportunities, making it an ideal spot for all to live . Makakilo, West Side. Mililani, Central. Pearl City, Central. Punaluu, Windward Side. Kaaawa, Windward Side. Aiea, Central. Hauula, Windward Side.
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A lush botanical garden sits minutes from the town’s commercial center. It’s home to ancient Hawaiian fishponds and bustling Marine Corps Base Hawaii (MCBH),There’s something in Kaneohe that will appeal to everyone, and the town’s many different facets may make it an ideal place for you to find a home!
In the Hawaiian language Kailua means “two seas,” or “two currents,” a contraction of the words kai ( meaning sea or sea water) and ʻelua ( meaning two); it is so named because of the two lagoons in the district or the two currents which run through Kailua Bay.
The chance of becoming a victim of either violent or property crime in Kaneohe is 1 in 39. Based on FBI crime data, Kaneohe is not one of the safest communities in America. Relative to Hawaii, Kaneohe has a crime rate that is higher than 58% of the state’s cities and towns of all sizes.
Kalawao County is a county in the U.S. state of Hawaii. It is the smallest county in the 50 states both by population and land area. The county has no elected government. It was developed and used from 1866 to 1969 for settlements for treatment of quarantined persons with Hansen’s disease (leprosy).