A guide to Oahu’s North Shore

A guide to Oahu’s North Shore
... natural beauty and its modern urban luxuries make it one of the world’s top travel destinations. There is no other place in the world like the north shore of Oahu. As you make your way through the fields of Wahiawa, be sure to make a stop at the Dole Pineapple Plantation. This complete pineapple experience include a train, garden tour and the world’s largest maze. You might want to start at Kaena Point, the westernmost tip of Oahu, where you can hike or just take in the rugged coastline. If...
October 21st, 2010 | byun | Read More | Comments: 0
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Enjoy a Polo Vacation on Oahu’s North Shore

Enjoy a Polo Vacation on Oahu’s North Shore
... polo community on the islands, the Sunday polo matches in Mokuleia [map] offered to the public every Sunday from March through August make the north shore an additionally enjoyable place during the spring and summer despite the lack of surf. Polo Vacations at Mokuleia are one of a kind. Vacationers can enjoy games of polo on Oahu’s beautiful north shore.  The bonus?  The polo field is right on the beach!  The unique setting is one you won’t find anywhere else. The Hawaii Polo Club...
April 10th, 2010 | byun | Read More | Comments: 0
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The Third Jewel of the Triple Crown of Surfing

The Third Jewel of the Triple Crown of Surfing
... to the beach early, as the parking situation can get hairy and there’s sure to be a crowd! Tags: banzai pipeline, featuredarticle, Hawaii, north shore, Oahu, surfing, triple crown of surfing ...
December 10th, 2009 | byun | Read More | Comments: 0
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What is the “Eddie Aikau”?

What is the “Eddie Aikau”?
... off right now.”  That’s the typical phrase you’ll hear here in Hawaii.  With this being the El Nino season, the waves on the north shore have been bigger and better than normal, and it looks like the islands will be experiencing one of the biggest days in history.  Forecasters are saying some waves will have 60-foot faces.  The last time the waves were this big was the winter of 1969.  That was forty years ago; this is now. If you happen to be on Oahu tomorrow, the “Eddie...
December 7th, 2009 | byun | Read More | Comments: 0
Filed under: big waves, eddie aikau, featuredarticle, Hawaii, north shore, surfing, waimea bay

The Vans Triple Crown of Surfing

The Vans Triple Crown of Surfing
... existing $825,000 in event prize money, making for a $1million total purse. The series kicked off Thursday, November 12, at Haleiwa on Oahu’s north shore with the Reef Hawaiian Pro event.  The event just had one day of high surf, but will likely be off for a few days, as the surf in the country is subsiding. The Triple Crown will culminate with the final battle for the 2009 ASP world title at the Billabong Pipeline Masters, December 8-20. Not since 2006 and the world title battle between...
November 14th, 2009 | byun | Read More | Comments: 1
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Arbor Day in Waimea Valley

Arbor Day in Waimea Valley
... Arbor Day Event is free, but be aware that there will be a parking fee of $5.00 per car. Photo courtesy of khowaga1 Tags: featuredarticle, Hawaii, north shore, Oahu, plants, waimea, waimea valley ...
November 2nd, 2009 | byun | Read More | Comments: 0
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The first North Shore Yoga Festival

The first North Shore Yoga Festival
The first of what hopes to be many north shore Yoga Festivals is happening this Saturday, October 17 at the Turtle Bay Resort. The north shore has long been an ideal setting for yogis and nature lovers, so Kate Baldwin, the festival organizer, decided to capitalize on the idea and organize a one-day festival that was inspired by the many multi-day yoga conferences she’s experienced on the mainland. The festival, which will be held from 8 a.m. to 9 p.m., will have four workshop sessions followed...
October 16th, 2009 | byun | Read More | Comments: 0
Filed under: event, festival, Hawaii, north shore, Oahu, turtle bay resort, yoga

Oahu Day Trips

... year round, is a good choice for the beginner. The “Seven Mile Miracle,” which stretches from Haleiwa to Sunset Beach on Oahu’s north shore, contains many of the major surf spots on this big wave coast, including Rocky Point, Banzai Pipeline, Ehukai, Waimea Bay, Chun’s Reef, Laniakea, and Sunset Beach. Lessons are given throughout the island. Tags: day trip, kailua, kayaking, north shore, Oahu, surfing ...
August 21st, 2009 | byun | Read More | Comments: 0
Filed under: day trip, kailua, kayaking, north shore, Oahu, surfing

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