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Vans World Cup of Surfing coming to Sunset Beach

Vans World Cup of Surfing coming to Sunset Beach November 25, 2011 | Events, Things to Do, Travel Tips | Read More
The waves along Oahu’s North Shore began pounding today and continue to grow overnight, just in time for the world’s best surfers to ride in the Vans World Cup of Surfing at Sunset Beach. One of the North Shore’s premier surf breaks, Sunset is only for the best surfers, and each year...

Wine tasting in Oahu country

Wine tasting in Oahu country November 21, 2011 | Events, Nightlife, Things to Do, Travel Tips, What's New | Read More
I’m a beer person, but now and then I can enjoy a glass of what is usually cheap red wine, nothing over a $15 bottle, and Haleiwa’s Bonzer Front is my go to spot. My palate, which is uneducated in the world of wine cannot explain why I prefer red over white, or why red zinfandel is my favorite....

First Oahu farm tour offers insight into island sustainability

November 21, 2011 | Things to Do, Travel Tips, What's New | Read More
The North Shore is home to numerous farms that utilize the rich soil that has nourished various crops for generations. A couple of months ago, I was lucky to be invited on the virgin voyage of Oahu Agri Tours’ North Shore farm tour—a new venture by Annie Suite and Pamela Boyar, the women behind the...

These are a Few of my Favorite Foods (on Oahu)

These are a Few of my Favorite Foods (on Oahu) August 29, 2011 | Food, Nightlife, Things to Do, Travel Tips | Read More
So ono! That’s what you’re likely to hear about good food in Hawaii. Local for delicious, ono is a local term for darn good food. As the busiest island in Hawaii, Oahu is home to a large number of restaurants, and many of them are very, very good. I’m going to discuss a few casual,...

A Day in Honolulu

A Day in Honolulu August 28, 2011 | Food, Things to Do, Travel Tips | Read More
Honolulu is a busy place. Locals call it Town, because it’s the busiest section of the island. Town is loaded with things to do, from shopping and spa days, to golf and surfing, tanning, eating, children’s activities and so much more. One day in Honolulu will leave you feeling satisfied and...

A Day in Oahu’s Country

August 27, 2011 | Food, Things to Do, Travel Tips | Read More
Oahu’s North Shore, otherwise known as the “Country,” is a place that shouldn’t be missed while on the island. If you’re traveling to another Hawaiian Island, there’s a good chance you’ll pass through Oahu and have a day between islands. Even if you’re on Oahu for...

He`e Nalu: Surfing

He`e Nalu: Surfing August 18, 2011 | Things to Do, Travel Tips, What's New | Read More
While on Oahu, the surfing mecca of the world, make sure to take a surf lesson. There are two main locations where surf lessons take place. At Waikiki Beach, novice surfers can enjoy trying to catch waves at Queen’s, a popular surf break that is often calm and is a less dangerous spot than many other...
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