Top Choice Arts & Crafts in Waipiʻo Valley

Waipiʻo Valley Artworks

This inviting little shop wears many hats: stop for ice cream, sandwiches and snacks, or just browse the koa wood furniture, bowls and other crafts. It's also the best place to park your car overnight, if camping in…
Top Choice Books in Hilo

Basically Books

A browser's paradise, this shop specializes in maps, travel guides and books about Hawaii. Good selection for kids too.
Food in Honokohau Harbor

Kailua Candy Company

A detour to this chocolate factory shop is mandatory for every sweet tooth. Savor free samples of Mauna Kea 'snowballs' (white chocolate with shredded coconut), Kona coffee swirls, Hawaiian 'turtles' and tropically …
Antiques in Hilo

Alan's Art & Collectibles

Glimpse old Hawaiʻi in this chock-full secondhand shop: vintage glassware, household doodads, aloha shirts, vinyl LPs and scattered collectible treasures.
Antiques in Kealakekua

Discovery Antiques

Tin toys and aloha shirts, bric-a-brac and vintage Hawaiiana – who knows what you'll find at this secondhand antiques and curiosities shop. Bonus: it sells scoops of Tropical Dreams ice cream, made in Hilo.
Arts & Crafts in Hawi & Around

L Zeidman Gallery

The exquisitely crafted, museum-quality wood bowls made by the owner are mesmerizing en masse. Take one home for between $150 and $2500.
Antiques in Honokaʻa & Around

Honokaʻa Trading Company

If some of Honokaʻa aunties emptied their attics, basements and garages, the results would look like this hangar-size store. Weave through a worthy collection of vintage aloha wear, antiques, used books (great Hawai…
Clothing in Kailua-Kona

Crazy Shirts

Once maverick, now mainstream, Crazy Shirts are worn mainly by tourists these days. The best designs feature natural dyes such as Kona coffee, hibiscus, ti leaves and volcanic ash.
Arts & Crafts in Holualoa

Kimura Lauhala Shop

Four generations of Kimuras have sold lauhala products here since the 1930s. Originally the family purchased lauhala products from Hawaiian weavers to sell. When demand increased they took on the production themselv…
Clothing in Hilo

Sig Zane Designs

Legendary in the hula community, Sig Zane creates iconic custom fabrics, marked by rich colors and graphic prints of Hawaiian flora. You can spot a 'Sig' a mile away.