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Top Choice Books in Kailua-Kona

Kona Bay Books

The Big Island's largest selection of used books, CDs and DVDs, including Hawaiiana titles, is piled floor to ceiling in this warehouse-sized bookstore.
Shopping Center in Kailua-Kona

Aliʻi Gardens Marketplace

This open-air shopping center is an exceedingly pleasant spot to while away an hour or so while perusing arts, crafts and produce. There are plenty of stalls and kiosks to get lost among, and kids can run around. No…
Jewelry in Kailua-Kona

Big Island Jewelers

Family owned for nearly four decades, with master jeweler Flint Carpenter at the helm, this storefront sells high-quality Hawaiiana bracelets, pendants, earrings and rings, including pieces made with Tahitian pearls…
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.
Music in Kailua-Kona

Conscious Riddims Records

Drop by for reggae and Jawaiian (Hawaii-style reggae) music and dope clothing.
Gifts & Souvenirs in Kailua-Kona

Kona Farmers Market

Like Kailua-Kona itself, this busy little market hovers between catering to tourists and locals, and in the process, veers between tacky and touching. Sure, there's a lot of phony shell jewelry and pseudo-Hawaiian k…
Art in Kailua-Kona

Wyland Kona Oceanfront Gallery

Robert Wyland is known for his maritime-themed, neon-palette artwork – the pride of many a waterfront hotel or condo. His originals, and the works of many Big Island locals, are for sale in this huge space, which re…
Clothing in Kailua-Kona

Honolua Surf Co

This island-grown surfwear shop is split right down the middle between styles for kane (men) and wahine (women). Board shorts, bikinis, hoodies, T-shirts and beach cover-ups will last you as long as an endless summe…
Shopping Center in Kailua-Kona

North Kona Shopping Center

There's nothing particularly exciting about this shopping center, located a few minutes north of the center of town, but it's got lots of useful things – stores selling beach goods, electronics, and all those import…
Mall in Kailua-Kona

Lanihau Center

Centrally located stores and some decent dining options.