Category Archives: Waikiki

International Marketplace

While in Waikiki, if you’re looking for that perfect souvenir T-shirt or Ukelele, visit International Marketplace on Kalakaua Avenue. Across from the Outrigger Waikiki Hotel, International Marketplace is an outdoor flea market-like area with various small stands and stores that … Continue reading

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Surf lessons (Waikiki)

Waikiki is the best place to learn how to surf and you can do it all year round! I highly recommend taking a lesson because…surfing is HARD! And if you’re not in the best shape, just paddling out to the … Continue reading

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Diamond Head State Monument Hike

Diamond Head Crater is one of the most recognized landmarks of Hawaii. Located just east of Waikiki on the southern shore of the island of Oahu, Diamond Head is home to the most popular hike on Oahu. I highly recommend … Continue reading

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ABC Stores

You can’t take 100 steps in Waikiki without passing by an ABC Store. Locally owned and operated, ABC Stores are small convenience stores that sell anything from souvenir t-shirts, macadamia nuts, alcohol, snacks, sunscreen, water, towels, and boogie boards….and other … Continue reading

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Two Days in Waikiki

If you’re only spending a few days on Oahu and don’t have a car, there’s still plenty to do in Waikiki. Here is what I would do if I only had two days in Waikiki. DAY 1: Try out some … Continue reading

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Waikiki Beach

People from all over the world collide on this beach. If you’re vacationing on Oahu, there’s a 99% chance you’re staying in Waikiki and you probably ran as quickly as possible once you checked-in to your hotel to the glistening … Continue reading

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