oahu travel

If you have a sweet tooth you'll want to stop by Leonard's Bakery just outside of Waikiki in Kapahulu for its famous malasadas. Located in Hawaii since the early 1950s, Leonard's Bakery serves up these sugarcoated Portuguese donuts daily.
If there's one thing you'll see in the Aloha State more than surfboards, it's mopeds. These tiny two-wheelers seem to strike the perfect balance for visitors seeking a relaxed way to see the sights.
Today, the island of Oahu is one of the world's most popular visitor destinations, where beaches, shopping, waves and waterfalls draw millions of visitors each year. Even though Oahu is one of the world's more desirable places to vacation, there is still a lot about this tropical island that visitors might not know.
When the ceremony is over, volunteers on surfboards collect the lanterns and notes and take them back to the Shinnyo-en Temple
Community organizations, such as the Friends of Haiku Stairs, have offered to assess the damage and help make repairs, but
The eight North American and European properties herein all have suites and extras to accommodate kids, but offer starkly different settings and experiences. Poll the clan and make your choice.
'Tis the season to cash in your vacation days and book that beach getaway. Can't decide where to go? Aerial photographer
But, beyond the bustling shores of Waikiki Beach, the crowded streets of Honolulu and the rows and rows and rows of plantation
If you needed any extra motivation to finally book a flight to Hawaii for your summer vacation, this is probably it. After
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Fortunately Oahu offers a diverse range of kid-friendly accommodations and activities -- while still featuring a backdrop of sun, sand and ocean.
2. Jaywalking Jaywalking is technically illegal in a lot of places, but Honolulu's devotion to the law is especially stringent
All you'll need to shell out for here is the cost to frame your amazing photos.
13. Honu Green sea turtle. These are endangered in Hawaii and signs on the beach often warn that touching them can result
I was fortunate to be born into a native family with roots that lie on the North Shore. Haleiwa, to be exact, a small country town settled in the mecca of surfing, a true gem beloved by all those who pass through. To help my fellow borough boppers, I have decided to create a list of "below-the-radar" must-dos.
Witness the shenanigans and gorgeous setting for yourself: What happens when you combine a picturesque Hawaii setting with
With much of the continental United States experiencing record cold and snow, we thought we'd do our part by compiling these 15 amazing beaches so you can keep warm on the inside, if not the outside.
Photographer Julian Tryba spent some time in Hawaii last December and became obsessed with the "complex relationship between
Some of the hike's scariest moments are early on, when you're forced to climb a ladder vertically up a steep mountain face
The state of Hawaii has a lot going for it in terms of natural beauty, but its biggest pride and joy may just be the massive