Answer: yes. well only if you are light skinned. hawaiians feel the white man took their land, which they did, but some will still hate you for it today, because the hate has been passed down through generations. http://starbulletin.com/1999/04/23/news/story1.HTML http://starbulletin.com/1999/05/11/editorial/letters.HTML i came to Oahu from living in military bases in japan, i had never felt racism until I got here. I am not a person who is racist, or an instigator, but I have received much racism and more than just words to express their hate of "haole"s.
Answer: Haiti and the Dominican Republic. It should be noted that the island has been divided by two parties for most of its modern history, when it was first colonized it was a divide between France and Spain, respectably. The island is still divided by two nations to this day.
Answer: Oahu contains at least 10 different and distinct volcanoes. Diamond Head is well known by Honolulu visitors and some people even recognize the National Cemetery of the Pacific or the Punchbowl as a volcanic crater. A drive around the Island is required to spot some of the others. Koko Head and Koko Crater are easily defined from the air as is Salt Lake.
Answer: It entirely depends on when you are traveling (high/low season), if you got a good deal, how far you booked it in advance, if your ticket was round-trip or one-way, and what airline you chose. Most airlines offer deals during different travel times, especially if it is not peak season. If you wanted to go to Oahu in January, the flights would generally be between $300 and $500. Try checking travel sites that offer "low-fare" calendars.
Bing.com/travel cheaptickets.com alaskaairlines.com (yes, they fly to Hawaii) hotwire.com expedia.com travelocity.com priceline.com