By Jeanette Foster
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Allow twice the amount of time. This will not only save your trip, but also your sanity. You’re unlikely to get the kids up and going as quickly as you do at home. Restaurants in Hawaii move at a slower pace. You’ll be driving to unfamiliar places, so allow extra time to get lost, look for parking, or stop on the way because a beautiful rainbow has bloomed across the sky and the kids want a photo. 37 • Expect traffic. Yes, Virginia, we do have traffic in Hawaii (with the exceptions of Molokai and Lanai): From 6 to 9am and 3 to 6pm, the roads will be filled with cars.
All Stings Considered recommends the following treatment: First, pick off any visible tentacles with a gloved hand, a stick, or anything handy; then rinse the sting with 35 salt- or freshwater, and apply ice to prevent swelling and to help control pain. Hawaii folklore advises using vinegar, meat tenderizer, baking soda, papain, or alcohol, or even urinating on the wound, but studies have shown that these remedies may actually cause further damage. Most Portuguese man-of-war stings will disappear by themselves within 15 to 20 minutes if you do nothing at all to treat them.
S. Congress; June 11 (King Kamehameha Day), a statewide holiday commemorating Kamehameha the Great, who united the islands and ruled from 1795 to 1819; and the third Friday in August (Admissions Day), which honors the admittance of Hawaii as the 50th state on August 21, 1959. Other special days celebrated in Hawaii by many people but which involve no closing of federal, state, and county offices are in January or February (the Chinese New Year), March 3 (Girls’ Day), April 8 (Buddha’s Birthday), April 15 (Father Damien’s Day), May 5 (Boys’ Day), August (Samoan Flag Day), September and October (Aloha Festivals), and December 7 (Pearl Harbor Day).