Native Books/Nā Mea Hawaii
Highly recommended community-oriented bookstore, art gallery and gift shop hosts free classes, workshops and demonstrations in hula...
Surf HNL Girls Who Surf
Award-winning girl-powered surf and stand up paddling (SUP) lessons are on offer in Ala Moana Beach Park and Ko Olina. Free hotel...
Hawaii Children's Discovery Center
On a rainy day when you can't go to the beach, consider dropping by this hands-on museum for families. Opposite Kakaʻako Waterfront...
This new kid on the microbrewery scene is fast building up a following with 12 brews on tap and barrel-aged beers. Based in a warehouse...
As ʻono (delicious) as always, this popular counter joint still dishes up healthy-minded plate lunches with brown rice and organic...
Ward Warehouse, 1050 Ala Moana Blvd · interesting places nearby
Island Slipper information
Across Honolulu and Waikiki, scores of stores sell flip-flops (aka ‘rubbah slippah’), but nobody else carries such ultracomfy suede and leather styles – all made in Hawaii since 1946 – let alone such giant sizes (as one clerk told us, ‘We fit all the island people.’). Try on as many pairs as you like until your feet really feel the aloha .