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Inside Background
Waikiki and Honolulu architecture is an interesting mix of old and new, with...
Last edited: 14 November 2009
Any person from the Mainland will probably experience a little bit of culture...
Last edited: 19 June 2013
Honolulu is a fairly safe city -- some call it the safest large city in the...
Last edited: 06 August 2007
It is believed that Polynesians from the Marquesas and Society Islands first...
Last edited: 27 March 2006
Honolulu can be broken up fairly easily, and though most visitors will confine...
Last edited: 07 May 2014
Here is a list of recently-published guidebooks to Honolulu: Oahu Trailblazer...
Last edited: 18 July 2015
There are plenty of free magazines containing information for tourists in...
Last edited: 08 October 2008
Hawaii is blessed with balmy, tropical weather year-round. Highs are 78°-82° in...
Last edited: 12 April 2011
Honolulu is fabulous!  Those traveling from the USA do not need a passport...
Last edited: 16 March 2014
Useful for ALL Visitors to the Aloha State Accommodations www.hawaii.com Good...
Last edited: 23 July 2015
Another bit of information, you will find at the stands, would be the This Week...
Last edited: 24 March 2013
Here are a few WiFi Free Spots (this was a listing given by the Waikiki Public...
Last edited: 19 December 2012
Honolulu is the capital of Hawaii, America's 50th state. Located on the island...
Last edited: 02 July 2007
Inside Transportation
Airport and Airlines  Airport  Honolulu International ( HNL )  is the airport...
Last edited: 05 December 2015
Bus TheBus is the official transit service of Oahu. Buses run regularly through...
Last edited: 25 June 2015
Visitors should not expect to rely on the bus sytem for the neighbor islands...
Last edited: 11 January 2014
Taxis  Catching a taxi in Honolulu is not quite as easy as in a major city like...
Last edited: 03 August 2015
Here is a list of reliable shuttle that service the airport.  Include...
Last edited: 30 May 2016
Inside Things to Do
Waikiki has plenty of sports and activities to keep its visitors thoroughly...
Last edited: 27 March 2011
Pan Pacific Festival Held in June each year. Runs over three days. On Sunday...
Last edited: 01 July 2014
Honolulu is a very family-friendly destination.  Ohana (family) is important to...
Last edited: 29 October 2008
Right before the airplane lands, you will see Diamondhead in all of her radiant...
Last edited: 25 June 2015
You won't have to look far to find the nightlife in Honolulu - just stroll...
Last edited: 05 February 2009
Kapiolani Community College Farmers Market : This takes place every Saturday...
Last edited: 03 October 2012
Honolulu offers several venues for concerts, live theater, and other...
Last edited: 22 October 2008
The shop that’s a "must" for most visitors is Hilo Hattie’s...
Last edited: 22 July 2015
If you're having a hard time finding a spot to lay your towel down on Waikiki...
Last edited: 29 June 2016
One of the most drop dead gorgeous destinations just got even sexier!  If you...
Last edited: 18 February 2014
Here are places to access email. Usually the library provides free access but...
Last edited: 27 December 2007
This is just some pointers for first-timers to Honolulu.   Transportation  When...
Last edited: 13 June 2015
Please read the following link on information about Honolulu.  Hawaii Holiday...
Last edited: 06 June 2010
I have started a blog to share my experiences of the Island of Oahu, Hawaii...
Last edited: 06 June 2010
Arizona Memorial: (free) get there early, preferably by 8am. Opens at 7:30am...
Last edited: 14 January 2013
BEFORE YOU TRAVEL Make sure you get the required US Visa.  Nothing more...
Last edited: 15 July 2016
Kaka'ako is nestled in between Downtown Honolulu, and Ala Moana, home to the...
Last edited: 07 May 2014
Five favorite places to walk in Honolulu are: 1.  Chinatown. Some of the best...
Last edited: 10 September 2015
Oahu is a great place for kids, with tons of hidden gems that many visitors...
Last edited: 08 February 2012
Enjoy a relaxing luxurious sailing adventure with Captain Kelly aboard the...
Last edited: 21 March 2009
Of course everyone knows that Hawaii means water sports: swimming, surfing...
Last edited: 30 October 2008
Love shopping? Well, Waikele Premium Outlets is the destination to see. you can...
Last edited: 23 November 2008
The Royal Luau at the Royal Hawaiian is gone and it has been replaced by the...
Last edited: 11 July 2011
  It has a Beautiful  jogging trail, tennis court, super beach for kids, calm...
Last edited: 06 June 2014
The swap meet is held on Wednesdays and weekends (except for event days...
Last edited: 27 October 2011
            Bishop Museum is the premier place to experience the history, arts...
Last edited: 23 May 2013
Honolulu's Chinatown district is a colorful place comprising approximately 8...
Last edited: 23 March 2010
A major tourist attraction on Oahu, the 350-acre Diamond Head crater can be...
Last edited: 15 February 2009
The snorkeling is spectacular: live coral, many brilliant tropical fish and sea...
Last edited: 09 March 2012
The Mission Houses Museum is a great place to understand how Hawaii moved...
Last edited: 18 March 2009
Start relaxing in paradise with a massage in Waikiki.  Honua Therapeutic...
Last edited: 26 February 2009
The Iolani Palace is one of the most impressive structures in Honolulu and...
Last edited: 29 October 2008
Koko Crater is in east Oahu in the Hawaii Kai neighborhood.  The hike starts at...
Last edited: 27 June 2014
Kos "LOST" Hummer tours provide top notch, one of a kind, unique touring in...
Last edited: 30 April 2010
This is a fun 9 hole course. The tee shot from the 8th hole is off a cliff. M...
Last edited: 20 April 2010
The premier female group in Hawaii, Na Leo will be opening a show called...
Last edited: 18 November 2010
This company provides tours to many natural sites around the island.  There are...
Last edited: 21 December 2009
  Take a Virtual tour on your SmartPhone or view the complete virtual tour in...
Last edited: 20 December 2011
When Honolulu locals go to the beach in town, this is where they go. It' is a...
Last edited: 27 August 2007
The USS Arizona Memorial is the most recognized icon of World War II Valor in...
Last edited: 23 February 2014
Inside Dining Scene
Restaurants inside the Waikiki area are as follows: Cheeseburger in Paradise...
Last edited: 30 October 2008
In Waikiki, you might feel like you’re overwhelmed by mediocre food at high...
Last edited: 02 February 2012
24-hour Diners:   Zippy's (various locations all over); Likelike Drive-Inn...
Last edited: 20 December 2009
One of the places in Waikiki that can be found for "less expensive" meals is at...
Last edited: 17 March 2008
Dim Sum, The word translates to touch the heart in English, and these little...
Last edited: 17 March 2013
So many tourists concentrate on the restaurants that cater to them in...
Last edited: 28 September 2016
Todai Restaurant is a sushi buffet (about $28) located at 1910 Ala Moana Blvd...
Last edited: 17 May 2013
Govindaji's is entirely vegetarian in Fort St. Mall downtown Some restaurants...
Last edited: 09 July 2011
If you sit at the "Chef's bar," not only can you get a great meal, but you'll...
Last edited: 29 October 2008
The sandwiches here are good and large -- one is enough for two, but the pizzas...
Last edited: 18 April 2008
Cha Cha Cha 2 342 Seaside, between Kalakaua and Kuhio, in mid-Waikiki...
Last edited: 30 October 2008
Cheeseburger in Paradise is a great place to eat. At night, there is...
Last edited: 29 October 2008
Fresh Garden Deli is 1-2 blocks from the Iolani Palace and the Hawaii Supreme...
Last edited: 29 November 2007
If you want some indian food in hawaii, India Cafe Hawaii is the place to try...
Last edited: 29 October 2008
Authentic Cantonese style Chinese Food.
Last edited: 19 August 2009
Moose McGillycuddy's op... its doors in the early eighties, and is a great...
Last edited: 29 October 2008
At Sansei, expect to have to wait in the packed dining room for chef-owner D...
Last edited: 15 March 2009
The Spada Restaurant is in the Courtyard Marriott Waikiki Beach, at the corner...
Last edited: 04 September 2009
This famous restaurant is... Easy to find (the revolving top pinnacle!). Good...
Last edited: 29 October 2008
Tree Tops Restaurant is open: Monday - Friday 11am - 2pm for buffet lunch and...
Last edited: 13 April 2009
Inside United States: For Foreign Visitors
Currency  The United States uses the United States dollar as its currency. The...
Last edited: 27 March 2016
A little preparation will help simplify the process of entering the United...
Last edited: 17 July 2016
Despite the best of intentions, accidents and illness happen when away from...
Last edited: 15 September 2016
Temperature in the United States... How Hot is HOT? How Cold is COLD?   100°F...
Last edited: 21 December 2015
General: The standard American telephone number is ten digits, such as (555...
Last edited: 12 April 2014
While tipping is not mandatory in most of the United States, it is customary in...
Last edited: 26 June 2016
In many states motels, hotels and innkeepers of any description are subject to...
Last edited: 21 September 2014
Being victimized by scandalous businesses when traveling is one of the sad...
Last edited: 28 February 2015
Depending on where you travel to in the U.S. bottle/container deposit laws...
Last edited: 02 October 2010
I have in the past, hired from Alamo, but having never needed to amend...
Last edited: 12 September 2016
United States of America has a history of unified etiquette protocols that may...
Last edited: 17 December 2015
A discount shopping trip in the United States can be a real bonanza for...
Last edited: 25 September 2013
A popular holiday destination for international travellers is the United States...
Last edited: 06 November 2014
Canadian citizens flying between a Canadian and American airport require a...
Last edited: 04 May 2014
An important task prior to your international travel is to determine what visa...
Last edited: 30 August 2014
How to Save Money while travelling - Transportation A major expenditure when...
Last edited: 20 October 2014
When traveling, one of the major expenditures that must be planned is food and...
Last edited: 19 September 2014
A common discussion within travel communities is the question of independent...
Last edited: 17 September 2014
Before making international travel, it is important to determine the electrical...
Last edited: 08 April 2013
A common question seen on many of the Tripadvisor forums is something along the...
Last edited: 26 October 2014
  Some Anglophone Nations  United Kingdom On your first visit to the USA from...
Last edited: 29 April 2014
There are many Forum posts where people ask about how to use their Mobile Phone...
Last edited: 24 August 2016
When going for a holiday or even for a short trip a checklist with "not to...
Last edited: 05 November 2013
Eye Contact In the United States, most people consider it polite, and a...
Last edited: 19 June 2016
For those out there exploring the opportunity to travel around the world on a...
Last edited: 18 September 2014
Contents:  1. Understanding the "sales tax" on merchandise and food in the U.S...
Last edited: 09 September 2014
Travellers often schedule multiple cities during their holidays. When doing...
Last edited: 11 November 2014
The following links provide access to lots of travel and tourist information...
Last edited: 10 December 2014
This is a listing of SmartPhone and Tablet Apps that will be of benefit to the...
Last edited: 02 June 2014
One of the most common mistakes people make when traveling is being overly...
Last edited: 06 November 2014
Many visitors to the United States go to typical tourist areas like New York...
Last edited: 09 September 2016
In the U.S., there are certain customs about the young that may differ from...
Last edited: 28 October 2010
Everyone who arrives in the United States is processed by U.S. Customs and...
Last edited: 11 January 2014
It is always exciting to travel USA. But before you start travelling, you...
Last edited: 20 October 2015
If you are a citizen of a foreign country, and not a resident or citizen of the...
Last edited: 07 July 2016