As your guide to an authentic Hawaii, Duke Kahanamoku’s presence is felt throughout this entire site. His legacy is evident when we name the best place to eat and drink in Waikiki and even when we reference Hawaiian attractions on the mainland. He is why we honored our warriors competing at the most recent Summer Olympics. And for the visitor, …Continue reading
Our top recommendations for Maui are coming soon. Stay tuned! (January 2022). For now, please visit the Oahu section as the island is fully open to accept travelers from around the world.
The “core” is quick to point out that the World Surf League (WSL) and American Broadcast Company (ABC) collaboration known as The Ultimate Surfer is an abomination. But that’s only when no one else is looking. When 10 PM ET/PT (7 PM HST) rolls around, the popcorn is popped, soda is poured, and sofas are positioned around the tube to …Continue reading
Hawaiian clothing isn’t just aloha shirts, dresses, and muumuus. Visitors of all ages come to Oahu in search of island-based urban, sport, and streetwear labels that they can rock when back on the mainland. And no, a Quiksilver, Billabong, Volcom, or Rip Curl shirt with “HAWAII” on it doesn’t cut anymore. Instead, you want to stuff your drawers with independent …Continue reading