Tips & Tricks
Located between Waikiki and downtown Honolulu, this is a favorite (and convenient) beach among locals. This is a great place to swim, picnic, stroll on the beach or to relax. The beach is over half a mile long and the water is calm because it’s protected by a shallow outer coral reef. The 100-acre park […]
Located on the western outskirts of Honolulu, this shopping center has over 50 retailers. When you value the thrill of the hunt, you know nothing feels better than bagging a good deal. On Oahu, locals track best-brand bargains at this mall — stacked with discount retailers like Banana Republic, Coach, Guess, Tommy Bahama, Tommy Hilfiger […]
Located in the heart of Kaka’ako (just minutes from Waikiki), this shopping center has over 135 retailers (such as Bed Bath & Beyond, Famous Footwear, Nordstrom Rack, Pier 1 Imports, Ross Dress For Less, Sports Authority and TJ Maxx), along with a variety of restaurants (mostly chain and fast food eateries), and a multiplex movie […]
Located just 10-15 minutes by car from Waikiki (off State Highway 72 — Koko Head District Park), this is a rock formation and a blowhole that provide those passing through here with amazing photo opportunities. When the tide and wind are just right, it shoots up water like a whale’s blow hole. To the right […]
This is a mellow lounge for wine lovers 30 and above. There is also an automated machine that (with use of a gift card), dispenses various vintages of wine in one shot (prices, depending on the vintage, runs from $1.50 to over $14 per ounce).
Located in the heart of Waikiki, Royal Hawaiian Center offers 310,000 square feet of delight for Hawaii shoppers. With its more than 110 shops and restaurants, the Center is one of Hawaii’s largest shopping malls, within walking distance from all the main hotels and activities in Waikiki. Along the four-tiered three buildings, you can purchase […]