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Hidden in Plain Sight: Finding and Saving World War I Memorials

National Trust for Historic Preservation | Posted 08.28.2014 | Hawaii
National Trust for Historic Preservation

Written by Mark Levitch, Art Historian and Founder, World War I Memorial Inventory Project Architect John LeRoy Marshall designed the Rosedale World...

6 Strange Creatures That Thrive In The Ala Wai

www.honolulumagazine.com | Posted 08.21.2014 | Hawaii

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Living Beside Diamond Head

www.civilbeat.com | Posted 08.21.2014 | Hawaii

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Surf's Up! 8 Top Destinations for Riding the Waves

Oyster | Posted 08.19.2014 | Travel
Oyster

Whether you're a total pro or a complete amateur, there's nothing quite like the rush of surfing.

The Improbable Persistence Of The Natatorium

www.theatlantic.com | Posted 05.21.2014 | Hawaii

Every year around this time, a small group of preservationists in Honolulu rally together to try to save a ruin of architectural history that's as imp...

Street Photographer Captures Warm Glow Of 'Unguarded' Tourists (PHOTOS)

The Huffington Post | James Cave | Posted 03.31.2014 | Arts

Millions of tourists visit Hawaii every year, spending billions of dollars and crowding popular spots like Waikiki. You might think that locals love t...

How To Enjoy The Ultimate Dream Retirement In Hawaii

Moira McGarvey | Posted 05.28.2014 | Fifty
Moira McGarvey

I've noticed a trend among the children of my friends, friends whose offspring are freshly, or a few years out, of college. They are trying out lives in exotic places and traveling as much as they can, while they can. While they can.

Riding the Wave of Great Real Estate

Heather Arias de Cordoba | Posted 05.19.2014 | Hawaii
Heather Arias de Cordoba

Besides the fast barrels and finest breaks, what is it about a surf neighborhood that makes it great? It's the summation of lifestyle, local charm, adventure and investment.

Paradise in Turmoil: Honolulu, Oahu Marches and Rallies Against Massive Developments

Choon James | Posted 05.10.2014 | Hawaii
Choon James

Downtown Honolulu is designated as urban in the Oahu General Plan. However, townies are not about to see every inch of green paved over or what limited ocean or mountain views disappear entirely.

Everyone Needs a Tree

Patricia Rust | Posted 04.21.2014 | Hawaii
Patricia Rust

This morning, I awakened to a tiny, shrill scream. It sounded like death itself, and I had no idea what it could be nor mean. Upon quick investigation which involved a glance over the lanai, I saw that this lovely banyan tree...

Budget Waikiki Includes VIVE Hotel, Me's BBQ

Sandra Thomas | Posted 03.15.2014 | Travel
Sandra Thomas

It's not easy, but with cheap flights out of Bellingham and a little research, budget-minded Canadians can still enjoy a tropical vacation to Waikiki Beach. And remember, the beach is a great equalizer where the rich and not-so rich can rub shoulders

The End Of An Era For Waikiki

Civil Beat | PF Bentley | Posted 01.23.2014 | Travel

The start of the new year marked the end of an era in Honolulu. By the time you read this the International Market Place, the last truly open green...

Hammering Homelessness

Marcus Landsberg | Posted 01.25.2014 | Politics
Marcus Landsberg

Not homeless, shopping carts.  This isn't an issue about homeless in my representative's mind, it's about shopping carts. It's about cleanliness. 

Vigilante State Rep. Takes A Sledgehammer (Literally) To Homelessness Problem

Posted 11.19.2013 | Politics

HONOLULU -- Watch out, Hawaii. Waikiki has a new vigilante on the loose. Armed with a sledgehammer and a self-righteous mission, State Rep. Tom Br...

Save Big by Traveling During "Shoulder Season"

Budget Travel | Posted 01.23.2014 | Travel
Budget Travel

If you're planning a winter vacation, you've probably noticed that some of the most beautiful, luxurious spots are also the most crowded and expensive. It's just the laws of supply and demand. But what if I told you there was a "sweet spot" that travel experts call Shoulder Season.

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Hawaii Is The Land Of Gorgeous, Affordable Yoga

HuffingtonPost.com | Gabriela Aoun | Posted 10.09.2013 | Travel

Yoga is for everyone. Unfortunately, yoga is not priced for everyone. But Hawaii is the land of affordable yoga. Thanks to the number of people who pr...

Surfer Reunites With Woman Who Saved His Life

Posted 07.30.2014 | Good News

Nineteen-year-old Kai Lapschies would not be alive today if it had not been for Kelly Patrick, who he met for the first time yesterday. Lapschies w...

11 Best Winter Getaways to Lock in NOW

Budget Travel | Posted 09.24.2013 | Travel
Budget Travel

We know, we know: You've still got some sand in your shoes. Who wants to think about winter when it's still so far away? But you might want to reconsider. If you want a price as dreamy as these trips, don't wait for the first snowfall to make your reservation.

Incredible Visual Of Waikiki's Stunning Transformation

The Huffington Post | Kiki Von Glinow | Posted 09.19.2013 | Travel

There's nothing like a vintage photo to remind you just how different things used to be. In 1925, sun worshippers still flocked to Waikiki, but the la...

Healthy Travel: 5 Hotel Chains that Make it Easy to Stay Fit on the Road (PHOTOS)

Oyster | Posted 07.03.2013 | Travel
Oyster

Staying fit on the road is never easy, particularly when it comes to eating well. Many of us let our diets go out the window when we travel, partly be...

PHOTOS: Finding Bliss In A Solo Trip To Hawaii

Lisa McElroy | Posted 09.06.2012 | Travel
Lisa McElroy

On my first morning on Oahu, I woke up to a double rainbow over the ocean, right outside my room at the Turtle Bay Resort.

An Insider's Guide To Waikiki

Jetsetter.com | Posted 04.22.2012 | Travel
Jetsetter.com

Hawaii's Kamehameha clan cherished Waikiki as their private tropical playground, and you can still roll like royalty on this two-mile strip of sand lined with resort hotels, scenic beaches, tropical parks and gourmet grinds.

PHOTOS: The 12 Most Memorable Hotel Pools In The World

BootsnAll | Posted 08.10.2012 | Travel
BootsnAll

Take a mental break from whatever you're doing to peruse the gorgeous pictures of these amazing hotel pools.

How To Travel In Style In Waikiki

Patricia Rust | Posted 04.04.2012 | Travel
Patricia Rust

While some other areas may be beautiful, none can touch the perfect weather and conditions of Waikiki.

PHOTOS: A Secluded Oasis On Oahu

Sandra Thomas | Posted 03.24.2012 | Travel
Sandra Thomas

Peering out from behind my giant sunglasses, I kept an eye out for celebrities. But the success of my celebrity hunting remains my secret, because what happens at the Kahala stays at the Kahala -- until now.