No other place evokes a more poignant sense of Hawaii’s history. The regal palace was built under King David Kalakaua in 1882. At that...
Honolulu Museum of Arts at First Hawaiian Center
First Hawaiian Bank’s high-rise headquarters also houses the downtown gallery of Spalding House , featuring fascinating mixed-media...
Hawaiian Trail & Mountain Club
Volunteer-run hiking club arranges intermediate to challenging group hikes on weekends all over the island; trail descriptions and...
Honolulu Coffee Company
Overlooking Tamarind Sq with city skyline views, here you can take a break from tramping around Honolulu’s historical sites for a java...
’Umeke Market & Deli
Fresh, organic island produce, natural-foods groceries and a vegetarian- and vegan-friendly takeout deli counter for healthy pick-me-ups...
Lonely Planet review
Hawaii chapter of this onprofit national organization leads weekend hikes and other outings around Oʻahu, including volunteer opportunities to rebuild trails and combat invasive plants.