Pick It Fence
Take home a painting or two from this unique art destination. Every Saturday and Sunday, a strip of Monsarrat Avenue across from Kapi‘olani Park transforms into a colorful art district where about 20 to 25 artists put their works up… More >
Femme Metal: Silver Strikes Again!
From demure florals to diminutive details, these pieces of jewelry are white hot! Georg Jensen Halekulani Hotel (808) 922-4700 Maui Divers Jewelry Various locations www.mauidivers.com Louis Vuitton 2200 Kalakaua Ave. (808) 971-6880 Tiffany & Co. Luxury Row 2100 Kalakaua Ave…. More >
When it comes to gourmet sandwiches, homemade pastries and desserts, the folks at Panya Waikiki know their stuff. Savory sandwiches like the crab salad, the Panya Club and pastrami shine, while its delightful danishes, donuts and more should satiate any… More >
Duke’s It Out!
Sponsored by the Outrigger Duke Kahanamoku Foundation, Duke’s OceanFest features traditional water events such as surfing competitions and swim races, as well as not-so-typical events like tandem surfing contests, SUP races and a SurfPolo tournament. There are even some land-based… More >
By Mari Taketa Photos: Marco Garcia From poolside partying to upscale lounging to dancing till dawn, Waikiki is home to some of the best nightspots in Hawai‘i. Here’s a shortlist of some of our favorites: SWIM 2424 Kalakaua Ave. (808)… More >
Beachhouse celebrates summer with several new menu options. There’s no denying the allure of a great steak, and no other restaurant does “steak house” quite like Beachhouse. With its airy oceanfront setting at the Moana Surfrider, the elegant restaurant definitely… More >
One From the Door
Insider Tips from a Waikiki Veteran Halekulani doorman Curt Otsuka’s spirited energy and youthful exuberance should be the first clue to Waikiki visitors that the aloha spirit is a real and tangible thing that keeps people grounded. For example, he… More >
By Mari Taketa Looking for a one-of-a-kind brew? Try one of these coffee shops. Iced caramel latte or slow-roasted North Shore espresso? Belgian waffles or macarons? Sunny poolside seating or a cozy cafe atmosphere? Waikiki’s indie coffee houses are a… More >
By Christy Sabido Photos: Leah Friel Gucci Luxury Row 2118 Kalakaua Ave. (808) 921-1000 Kate Spade Royal Hawaiian Center 2201 Kalakaua Ave. (808) 922-3390 Yves Saint Laurent Luxury Row 2114 Kalakaua Ave. (808) 924-6900 Tory Burch Royal Hawaiian Center 2233… More >
Good and Plenty
Have your fill at these bountiful buffets. Whether you choose to relish a feast amidst ocean creatures; enjoy a world of food in one sitting, or dig into a Japanese smorgasbord— Waikiki is chock-full of buffets and all-you-can-eats. The only… More >