Hawaii Lifestyle

A 129-Year-Old Kiawe Tree-Halekolani

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The Halekulani’s iconic kiawe tree has sadly fallen down by nature on this past Sunday.  The tree was standing solo by the hotel’s signature restaurant, House [...]

International Market Place in Waikiki Grand Opening

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The International Market Place has been reborn and ready to open.  Its grand opening is this Thursday August 25th, 2016.  They are giving away $20 gift [...]

Family Sunday at Honolulu Museum of Art

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“Family Sunday,” sponsored by Bank of Hawaii, is held on the 3rd Sunday of each month at the Honolulu Museum of Art. It’s the perfect way to spend holoholo [...]

22nd Made In Hawaii Festival

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The Neal Blaisdell Center felt like Tokyo station today.  Many holoholo families and visitors flocked to the 22nd annual Made-In-Hawaii-Festival.  This event will continue through Sunday.

Made-in-Hawaii is a great [...]

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Statehood Day

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Happy Hawaii Statehood Day!  Hawaii became the 50th state on this day in 1959, which was the third Friday of August.  Hawaii recognizes the third Friday of August as an official [...]

A Quick Get Away

One of the advantages of living in a popular vacation destination is…you’re already there.  Need a quick get-away?  Sometimes, you got to take an advantage of living in Paradise.

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    Kilauea Point Lighthouse and National Wildlife Refuge on Kauai

Kilauea Point Lighthouse and National Wildlife Refuge on Kauai

Congratulations Leanne!

Congratulations to Leanne Yamane for winning a Las Vegas trip for two!

Leanne is the grand prize winner of Shirokiya’s inaugural store survey drawing. Many thanks to Vacations Hawaii for sponsoring the drawing. They made [...]

Bishop Museum

One of my favorite places to visit in Honolulu is Bishop Museum.  A great open field campus and a few low-rise buildings.  This is where you and your keiki can learn about histories and nature [...]

Honolulu is the Go-To Place for Family Vacations

Honolulu was voted the 6th among the “10 Best Cities for Family Vacations” in the U.S. according to the Family Vacation Critic site.

The top five cities are:

1.    New York

2.    Washington DC

3.    San Francisco

4.    Chicago

5.    New Orleans

I have either visited [...]