posted by: Derek Paiva on Thu Oct 16, 2008 at 03:38 PM
It may be the world's first resort to incorporate a working taro loi, water slides erupting from a faux volcano, and Disney characters doing the backstroke in its pool.
posted by: Derek Paiva on Wed Oct 15, 2008 at 03:26 PM
Kailua-Kona-based Mokulele Airlines is adding four 70-seat jets to its Hawaii interisland turboprop service, boosting its daily schedule by up to 36 flights.
posted by: Chris Bailey on Tue Oct 14, 2008 at 01:27 PM
It’s official: big surf season is upon us.
This morning’s surf report? Gargantuan swells along the north-facing shores of all the Hawaiian Islands.
posted by: Sherie Char on Tue Oct 14, 2008 at 11:00 AM
Diamond Head State Monument Summit Trail, a popular tourist attraction on Oahu's south shore, will be closing for a month for slope maintenance.
posted by: Sherie Char on Tue Oct 14, 2008 at 07:12 AM
One of my favorite Maui restaurants in Kihei is Peggy Sue's, a 50s-style diner.
Walking into this burger-and-shake joint is like a trip back in time.
posted by: Derek Paiva on Fri Oct 10, 2008 at 03:18 PM
Two of Hawaii’s most-enduring homegrown sports events happen this weekend: The Ironman World Triathlon Championship on Saturday and the Molokai Hoe on Sunday.
posted by: Sherie Char on Thu Oct 09, 2008 at 07:23 AM
The fourth annual Seafood Festival kicks off this Friday with the "Taste of the North Shore Shrimp Trucks" at the Turtle Bay Resort.
posted by: Chris Bailey on Wed Oct 08, 2008 at 03:16 PM
If you want great art-house cinema in Hawaii this week, look no further than Waikiki beach.
posted by: Derek Paiva on Tue Oct 07, 2008 at 05:20 PM
The view from my laptop should be this good every morning. A sweeping vista of the south Kona coastline and Kealakekua Bay from the slopes of Mauna Loa.
posted by: Derek Paiva on Tue Oct 07, 2008 at 04:56 PM
It’s tough. But we’ll try to curb the profusion of cute here. Here are the first photos released of three tiger cubs born at the Honolulu Zoo last month.
posted by: Derek Paiva on Mon Oct 06, 2008 at 05:09 PM
Hotel and resort specials abound for the off-season traveler this time of year. Even at luxury properties. Here’s one at Oahu’s tony Kahala Hotel & Resort.
posted by: Sherie Char on Thu Oct 02, 2008 at 12:57 PM
Have you been to the Southern-
most bake shop in the U.S.A.? The only bakery that can claim this title is Punaluu Bake Shop on the Big Island.
posted by: Derek Paiva on Tue Sep 30, 2008 at 01:12 AM
A new Parker Ranch tour takes guests out to historical acreage rarely seen by the public and still worked by real paniolo
posted by: Chris Bailey and Derek Paiva on Thu Sep 25, 2008 at 11:57 PM
The latest issue of Outside Magazine features 50 American “Great Escape” getaways. A couple of Hawaii spots are highlighted.
posted by: Derek Paiva on Tue Sep 23, 2008 at 11:49 AM
Hawaii loves baseball, but it doesn’t have a Major League Baseball team. Actually, it doesn’t have any professional sports teams, that is except for the Hawaii Winter Baseball League.