Archive for December 2012

Strummin’ Siren

‘Ukulele virtuoso Taimane will carry you away. The sweet, signature scent of plumeria wafts through the air as her long dexterous fingers dance along the ‘ukulele fretboard like sunlight playing across the rolling ocean waves. At the moment, 23-year-old ‘ukulele… More >

Forever Fashionable

Known for its eclectic mix of current fashions—this holiday season, think sparkle, texture and rich colors like eggplant, deep teal and burgundy—Forever 21 delivers a vast assortment of merchandise to suit a spectrum of tastes. And when the specialty retailer… More >

Zen Den

Miyako’s fine Japanese fare is as impressive as its surroundings. The sun is just about to set. With the iconic Pink Palace and the rest of Waikiki in view on the distant right, and the slopes of Diamond Head visible… More >

Divers’ Delight

The Oyster Perpetual Submariner Date from iconic watch brand Rolex are for those who are as serious about their watersports as they are about their time-piece. These watermen can expect a watch that’s waterproof up to a depth of 300m,… More >

Rockin’ Eats

When it comes to American dining, you can’t go wrong with Rock Island Cafe. With its retro atmosphere and classic offerings like burgers, pizzas and hot dogs, the restaurant exudes that Happy Days vibe. Alongside the tasty fare, Rock Island… More >

No Sense Left Behind

By: Maria K. Regan At BLT Steak, opposites coexist easily – with inspiring results. Complex wines present a variety of flavors and impressions that keep tasters savoring every last drop. So it is with Waikiki’s BLT Steak. From wine list… More >

Jerry Gibson

Area Vice President & Managing Director, Hilton Worldwide The music of Hawai‘i. It truly sets Hawai‘i apart from the rest of our country, and even the rest of the world. Our islands have enjoyed centuries of beautiful music with quite… More >

George Szigeti

President and CEO Hawai‘i Lodging and Tourism Association Aloha Kakou, It’s wonderful to see Waikiki full of happy visitors from all corners of the globe. For more than a century, travelers have been enthralled by our native Hawaiian culture and… More >

Katsu? Done!

Kimukatsu comes to Waikiki. Tokyo hot spot Kimukatsu makes its Hawai‘i debut right here in Waikiki! With its casual-cool interiors and visual menu, the restaurant oozes “hip, Japanese eatery.” The restaurant’s claim to fame lies in its 25-layer pork cutlet…. More >

Feast on This!

Get your fill at Pikake Terrace. Chances are, if you are reading this, you’re on vacation or, for kama‘aina, a stay-cation in Waikiki. Vacations (whether far or close to home) are a chance for indulgence and the Pikake Terrace has… More >

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