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Archive for November, 2013

Top 5 Reasons to Consider a Hawaii Vacation

Saturday, November 23rd, 2013:

Top 5 Reasons to Consider a Hawaii Vacation By Shannon Jennewein The Big Island of Hawaii is the largest (and still growing) and youngest island in the Hawaiian Islands. The island offers such a huge selection of diversions and natural wonders. It’s hard to know what are the best things to do. Some of the best food in the world. While you’re on vacation on the Big Island of Hawaii, don’t be afraid to try something new – that’s what travelling is all about, after all. Loco moco, Kona coffee and shave ice are all amazing must-haves, but there’s a […] Read More →

USS Arizona Memorial at Pearl Harbor

Thursday, November 21st, 2013:

Address: 1 Arizona Memorial Place, Honolulu, HI 96818 The Arizona at Pearl Harbor is a memorable visit which will tell you the story of the attack on Pearl Harbor. The Arizona Memorial was built over the wreckage of USS Arizona, the resting place for many of 1,177 crew members who were killed on 7th December, 1941 when the Japanese forces bombed Pearl Harbor. It is the part of World War 2 valor in Pacific National Monument. The Memorial was designed by architect Alfred Preis who was detained at Sand Island during the war as an enemy because of his Austrian […] Read More →

The Lei In Hawaii Today

Friday, November 15th, 2013:

The Lei In Hawaii Today By Cindy M Coffman Lei making in modern Hawaii • Lei making is divided into 2 categories. Traditional/ Polynesian, and Contemporary. • Sub-categories are temporary and permanent. • The temporary lei uses fresh flowers and items that will not keep for a long period. • The permanent lei uses nuts, coins, yarn, ribbon, wood, money, candy, and other items that will keep for a long period of time. • Lei making often occurs before a family event. The family gets together, makes the leis, and visits, or ‘talk story’. It is also a time for […] Read More →

Side Street Inn on Da Strip Review| Waikiki, HI

Wednesday, November 13th, 2013:

Side Street Inn on Da Strip 614 Kapahulu Avenue Honolulu, HI. 96815 (808) 739-3939 Hours Mon – Fri opens at 3PM Sat & Sun opens at 1PM (except for football, which airs at 7AM, so wake up for some football!) Kitchen Call at 11:30PM Side Street Inn Review Side Street Inn is my FAVORITE restaurant in Hawaii. When I lived on Date Street, I was there every other week. Sometimes twice a week. If you want local food, family-style portions, and a great atmosphere, then you should come to Side Street Inn. They are so GREAT that Rogue Brewing Company […] Read More →

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