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Hawaii has two official languages: Hawaiian and English. Pidgin is a widely spoken slang and the third, unofficial language.
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Plan to spend $6-8 for beers and $10-12 USD for cocktails in Hawaii's beach bars.
Yummy deli sandwiches can be found for only $5 USD, basic breakfast and lunch menus start at $13 incl. one drink and dinner prices start at $35 USD.
A 3km taxi ride in Honolulu costs between $11-15 USD. Taxis from the airport to many beach resorts cost between $30 - 40 USD. A more affordable option: shuttle busses, starting at $9 USD or direct city-airport busses starting from only $2.50!
Rides on Oahu's local TheBus network, cost $2.50 USD. To hop from island to island it's best to fly and hiring a car is a great way to get out of the cities and explore the islands.
A hostel bed in Hawaii can cost beteween $20 USD for dorm beds to $75 USD for private rooms per night's stay.
Hotels in Hawaii are not cheap and even budget hotels cost on averages $100 USD per night.
Hawaii adventure tours
Hawaii is a group of islands located in the Pacific Ocean, 3,970 km west of California. Despite being in the middle of the Pacific, Hawaii is a US state.