Explore Hawaii with this Map
The Mauna Kea Mountain towers over the island of Hawaii and is one of its most recognized landmarks. Created from a volcanic eruption, scientists describe Hawaii and the surrounding islands as a geological hotspot. When looking on a map, Hawaii can be located to the southeast of Japan, and forms part of a Pacific Ocean archipelago. The lure of island life and relaxing beaches attract thousands of visitors to the island each year. Hawaii also prides itself in its conservation efforts, with national parks such as Hawaii Volcanoes National Park and Haleakala National Park protecting the wildlife of the island.
Some of the well known cities in Hawaii include its capital of Honolulu, Waipahu and Pearl City. Museums and monuments to the history of the island, such as the tale of Pearl Harbour, can be explored and visitors will be pleasantly surprised at the numerous attractions and activities that the island has to offer.