Directions in Hawaiian : LUSENET : About Hawaii : One Thread

A friend said that directions are given different in Hawaii. You don't use north, south, east, and west. How then do you give directions?

-- David Lee (, January 22, 1999


mauka is towards the mountain, makai is towards the ocean. Then there is Daimaond Head which means towards Diamond head and Ewa which is towards Ewa.

-- Billy Bosnoda (, January 22, 1999.

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