Overview Of Hawaii Transportation
Hawaii is one of the few US states that are an island. It is located in the South Pacific ocean. It is the 50th and the last state to join the union. Hawaii is known as "The Aloha State" and has an estimated 1,419,561 inhabitants. Honolulu and Hilo are the major cities. The Hawaii Department of Transportation (or HDOT) is Hawaii's transportation department. Highway H-1, H-2, and H-3 are some of the most popular routes in Hawaii. Hawaii is well-known for its spectacular views of the oceans, volcanoes, and mountains. With nearly 3 million visitors annually, Hawaii Volcanoes National Park is the most visited attraction in Hawaii. The park features the Kilauea volcano, the most active volcano in the world, as well as Mauna Loa volcano, the largest volcano in the world. The USS Arizona Memorial is another famous landmark for tourists to Hawaii. It was built in memory of the 2,388 Japanese who died during the Japanese attack at Pearl Harbor.