Art after Dark in Honolulu

I finally got out to an ArtafterDark at the Honolulu Museum of Arts this past month.  I'll tell you this, it isn’t a venue that I had seen myself visiting.  (I just didn’t think...
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Hawaii’s Biggest Swap Meet: The Aloha Bowl Swap Meet

So, there’s a swap meet at the Aloha Bowl on Oahu. I knew about it. People have talked about it. They bus in tourists by the hundreds every Wednesday and Saturday. So, yeah, it’s...

The Best Places To Stargaze On Oahu

Ever since the dawn of time man has had a fascination with the night sky. Once the telescope came along it allowed us to see wondrous things that we never imagined. Today, more people...
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Rent a Kayak and Paddle to the Mokulua Islands off of Kailua, Oahu

  Kayaking to the Mokolua Islands is one of the things that I’d wanted to do since moving to Hawaii. I told myself I was going to wait for my oldest daughter to come visit...
Halloween in Honolulu 2014

Halloween in Honolulu 2014

Given any thought to what you’re going to be doing on Halloween this year?  This is my first such holiday since arriving to Honolulu and I was ready to be disappointed, actually.  I just...

The Dole Plantation: World’s Largest Maze, Train Ride, Pineapple Drinks and Wild Chicken

The Dole Plantation is one of best kept secrets of the Island of Oahu.  You may not be thinking about visiting a pineapple plantation when you visit or move to Hawaii but if you...
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Art on the Zoo Fence in Waikiki: Maya Papaya and Other Artists

Since waaaay back in 1953 there have been artists showcasing their talents and offering their works for sale in Waikiki. Displaying the rich Hawaiian influence that the islands have on great art is really...
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