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The Greek Festival in Honolulu

The Greek Festival in Honolulu
The honolulu Greek Festival is an annual event held by the Greek residents on Oahu.  It’s a smashing good time, and this year will be held this weekend on August 28-29 at Ala Moana Beach Park. Greek sailors found their way to the Islands on whalers and trading vessels after 1830. Beginning in the late 1870s, some forty men from the small Mediterranean country migrated and settled on the Big Island and O‘ahu. They set up produce-growing and shipping operations, cafés, bars, rooming...
August 26th, 2010 | byun | Read More | Comments: 0
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Kokua Festival 2010

Kokua Festival 2010
... active groups from around the islands are also featured. Kokua Festival Dates: April 23rd & 24th 2010 Venue: Waikiki Shell [map], honolulu, Hawaii Schedule: 3:00PM: Doors 4:30PM: Show 10:00PM: Curfew Set times will not be posted in advance as they are subject to change The line-up will be the same on both days of the show Rain or Shine Everyone subject to search upon entry Food/Beverage & other items are sold at the venue for CASH & CREDIT CARD ATM machines will be available on...
March 8th, 2010 | byun | Read More | Comments: 0
Filed under: entertainment, featuredarticle, festivals, honolulu, music

Fresh Cafe

Fresh Cafe
Fresh Cafe in the industrial Kaka’ako area near downtown honolulu is a bright and worthy addition to honolulu’s otherwise lackluster cafe offerings.  Located just off Ward Avenue on Queen Street, this trendy little spot serves up some of the best bagels and bagel-wiches in town — not to mention some “ono” (delicious) salads and pastries. Founded in July of 2009, Fresh Cafe serves 100% Kona coffee, homemade cookies, bagel sandwiches, soups, salads, breakfast foods, deserts,...
March 7th, 2010 | byun | Read More | Comments: 0
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What’s new on Oahu: Food

What’s new on Oahu: Food
... tequila, and made-to-order margaritas. Live bands perform on weekends and select weekdays. Ward Centre is located at 1200 Kamake’e Street in honolulu [MAP]: Kona Brewing Company in Koko Marina introduced a trendy yet comfortable “Liquid Aloha Lounge,” where guests can lounge at the water’s edge and enjoy the restaurant’s original “beer-tinis” that fuse the brewery’s award-winning beers with various liqueurs. The crowd-pleasing drinks include the Strawberry Longboard, Blue-Wave...
February 27th, 2010 | byun | Read More | Comments: 0
Filed under: cafe, food, honolulu, Restaurants

What’s new on Oahu: Friendly changes to Aqua hotels

What’s new on Oahu: Friendly changes to Aqua hotels
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February 24th, 2010 | byun | Read More | Comments: 0
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What’s new on Oahu: Trump International Hotel Waikiki Beach Walk

What’s new on Oahu: Trump International Hotel Waikiki Beach Walk
... web site, or email TrumpWaikiki@trumphotels.com, or call #877-683-7401 Trump International Hotel & Tower Waikiki Beach Walk 223 Saratoga Road honolulu, Hawaii 96815 Photo courtesy of TrumpWaikikiHotel.com Related places: A Trump International Hotel and Tower Waikiki View Details and Book B ...
February 23rd, 2010 | byun | Read More | Comments: 0
Filed under: featuredarticle, Hawaii, honolulu, hotel, Oahu, trump hotel, Waikiki

A 3-day Hawaiian vacation for just $399!

A 3-day Hawaiian vacation for just $399!
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February 16th, 2010 | byun | Read More | Comments: 0
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Hanauma Bay closed for second day due to box jellyfish

Hanauma Bay closed for second day due to box jellyfish
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February 8th, 2010 | byun | Read More | Comments: 0
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The Punahou Carnival

The Punahou Carnival
... carnival has been a vital element in the lives of Hawai’i residents since the mid nineteen-thirties, a shared memory among every generation.  honolulu residents sniff the air in anticipation of the smell of hot malasadas, Portuguese bean soup, teri burgers sizzling on an open grill, the tang of freshly spun cotton candy, the simple joy of melted butter about to be splashed on fresh corn on the cob or over a tub of newly popped popcorn. Every year Punahou’s Junior class organize this multi-million...
February 5th, 2010 | byun | Read More | Comments: 0
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Hawaiian Airlines is giving away a Hawaiian Getaway

Hawaiian Airlines is giving away a Hawaiian Getaway
... among the nation’s best airline companies, and ticket prices are always affordable and usually the cheapest around.  Right now, flights from honolulu to the mainland start at just $360 RT!  It’s a great time to visit the islands right now — not only because the weather is fantastic, but also because, for a very limited time, Hawaiian Airlines is offering a great big giveaway. This giveaway only lasts for two weeks until February 16.  All you have to do is purchase a round-trip...
February 3rd, 2010 | byun | Read More | Comments: 0
Filed under: flights, giveaway, Hawaii, hawaiian airlines, holiday, honolulu, mainland

Moonlight Movies in Waikiki

Moonlight Movies in Waikiki
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February 3rd, 2010 | byun | Read More | Comments: 0
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What to do on a rainy day in Honolulu

What to do on a rainy day in Honolulu
For the past week honolulu has experienced intermittent rain, but while the weather hasn’t been the greatest, people’s spirits have been high. That’s because even though the beach isn’t the ideal place to spend the day, there are plenty of other great things to do that don’t entail watching soap operas and MTV.  While honolulu is a great place to be outdoors, there are plenty of great things to do that don’t require an umbrella, windbreaker, and galoshes. Give...
January 31st, 2010 | byun | Read More | Comments: 0
Filed under: activities, Hawaii, honolulu, movies, museums, rain, Shopping

In Between: Honolulu’s Best Kept Secret

In Between: Honolulu’s Best Kept Secret
... March 8 – 10 in Las Vegas. Good luck to In-Between and all the the entrants to the 2010 Nightclub & Bar Awards! In-Between 2155 Lauula St. honolulu, HI 96815 808-926-7060 http://inbetweenonline.com Photo courtesy of In Between Related places: A In Between Inc View Details and Book if (GBrowserIsCompatible())...
January 26th, 2010 | byun | Read More | Comments: 0
Filed under: bar, featuredarticle, gay friendly, Hawaii, honolulu, in-between, nightlife, Waikiki

The Hawaiian Holiday Giveaway

The Hawaiian Holiday Giveaway
... number, fax number, and email address on a 3” x 5” card or piece of paper. Mail it to: Winner-a-Day Giveaway Sweepstakes, P.O. Box 30008, honolulu, HI 96820-0008 All mail-in entries must be postmarked the day of prize that will be selected and received no later than a day before selection.  No facsimiles or mechanical reproductions permitted. You may enter multiple times via either method of entry, but only one mail-in entry may be included in each outer stamped envelope, and only one prize...
January 21st, 2010 | byun | Read More | Comments: 0
Filed under: Fly, Hawaii, hawaiian airlines, honolulu, travel

Happy eating at Honolulu’s Happy Day

Happy eating at Honolulu’s Happy Day
Photo courtesy of Jeff Widener (honolulu Advertiser) Dimsum has to be spot on if you’re going to have it, and while honolulu may boast dozens of dimsum restaurants, only a handful are actually legitimately good weekend Chinese fare. I grew up on homecooked Chinese food, so I know good cuisine when I see it, and Happy Day has been my Chinese restaurant of choice this past year — even surpassing the popular Little Village in downtown and Legends in the Chinese Cultural Center. What makes...
January 17th, 2010 | byun | Read More | Comments: 0
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Take advantage of $5 Meal Deals

Take advantage of $5 Meal Deals
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January 14th, 2010 | byun | Read More | Comments: 0
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The Movie Museum

The Movie Museum
... parking validation, so you might want to plan to arrive 15 minutes ahead of time to find free street parking. Enjoy! 3566 Harding Avenue Suite 4 honolulu, Hawaii 96816 Phone: (808) 735-8771 Photo courtesy of the Movie Museum Related places: A Movie Museum View Details and Book if (GBrowserIsCompatible())...
January 11th, 2010 | byun | Read More | Comments: 0
Filed under: Budget entertainment, entertainment, featuredarticle, films, honolulu, kaimuki, movie, movie museum

How to ring in the New Year in Honolulu

How to ring in the New Year in Honolulu
sunsurfr (Flickr) A new decade is upon us!  If you’re in honolulu and searching for the perfect way to ring in the new year, look no further than these joyous events and festivities.  Whether you want to eat, dance or party, honolulu’s the place to be tonight! FOOD: Alan Wong’s New Year’s Eve Dinner offers a tasting of five delectable appetizers along with lamb Wellington, butter-poached lobster and more.  There’s no a la carte menu available tonight, so eat up!  1857 S....
December 31st, 2009 | byun | Read More | Comments: 0
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Formaggio’s Wine Bar

Formaggio’s Wine Bar
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December 20th, 2009 | byun | Read More | Comments: 0
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Sheraton Waikiki’s Enticing Holiday Menu

Sheraton Waikiki’s Enticing Holiday Menu
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December 15th, 2009 | byun | Read More | Comments: 0
Filed under: brunch, christmas, featuredarticle, Hawaii, honolulu, kai's market, sheraton waikiki, Waikiki