Blog Posts - Oahu



Hawaii – Oah’u

Flygningen mellan The Big Island och Oah’u tog ca 40 minuter. Landade på förmiddagen så vi åkte raka vägen till Pearl Harbor. Vi har där hela dagen! Det fanns så mycket att se, små dokumentärer, gå runt på fartyg och ubåtar. Man rö...
by Livet i San Francisco on Jul 7, 2016

The "Hollywood" of Oahu is at dramatic Kualoa Regional Park

Kualoa Regional Park on the northern part of windward (eastern) Oahu: drab name, very cool place. The camping area of the park has an excellent swimming beach, including a short walk to the sands of Secret Island—which only seems like an island sin...
by Hawaii Photo Bank on Jun 24, 2016

Waikiki: Wacky Wacky

Waikiki Beach is all about now, every day, 24/7. It's totally off the wall, literally in this photo of a boogie boarder joining his brothers and sisters to ride the shorebreak at The Wall, off Kapiolani Park.Waikiki is also about then—since layers...
by Hawaii Photo Bank on Jun 8, 2016

Fifty shades of blue and green: A Study of the Beaches of Hawaii

The colors of the sea, sky, and island swirl in a mix of blues and greens—and just when you've got it figured, along comes a cloud and the photo changes. And it's time to begin another long look. From Kikaua Point Park in South Kohala on the Big Is...
by Hawaii Photo Bank on Apr 25, 2016

The Best Free Hula Show and Where to find a Perfect Mai Tai in Oahu

A trip to Oahu isn't quite complete without tasting a perfect Mai Tai. Nor is it complete without a chance to see hula dancers and experience the beautiful music of the island. You can spend lots of money on one of the many luaus offered on the islan...
by 52Perfectdays on Mar 25, 2016

Prints On Wood

Custom prints on wood make a great addition to any So Cale home. There are a lot of beautiful looks that can be created with wooden prints. PlakThat.com has a lot of different sizes to choose from such as 5” x 7” plaks to 18.5” x 27...
by Socale on Mar 18, 2016

Oahu: Two great places to swim with the turtles and fishies

Hanauma Bay, not far south of Waikiki is by far the most-visited snorkeling venue in the Islands. But that doesn't mean it's a must-do. It can be crowded and the visiting protocol is a hassle—plus the snorkeling isn't that great close to shore. Two...
by Hawaii Photo Bank on Mar 4, 2016

POW! WOW! Hawaii ’16 / Streets: Part I

Starting this week, artists have been hard at work painting murals for this year's POW! WOW! Hawaii. Beautifying the streets of Kaka'ako in Oahu with their imagery, the participants get to enjoy the tropical weather and throngs of fans as they leave...
by Arrested Motion on Feb 11, 2016

Lanikai: Hawaii's Sexiest Beach?

Dreamy Lanikai Beach on Windward Oahu is pure eye candy, with cupcake islands just offshore silky sands. Flowering shrubs line the paths from an uber-cool beach cottage community. Don't be surprised to see a professional fashion shoot going on. Comme...
by Hawaii Photo Bank on Feb 10, 2016

POW! WOW! ’16 / Previews: “Exploring The New Contemporary Movement” @ Honolulu Museum of Art School

Tomorrow (February 7th) will mark the third time Thinkspace has curated a show in association with POW! WOW! Hawaii at the Honolulu Museum of Art School (see 2015 & 2014). The event will continue their push to further the art of what they call t...
by Arrested Motion on Feb 6, 2016

Valentines Day Ideas Oahu

Valentines Day Ideas Oahu: The site is full of various Valentines Day Ideas Oahu. You can use the wonderful collection of Sweet Valentine’s Day to update your Facebook Cover Status. In this era of Modern technology people want to wish their dear be...
by Quotes & Images on Feb 1, 2016

Hawaii Reviews

OahuAlan Wong's RestaurantHiking Diamond HeadKahala Resort (hotel review)KimukatsuTamura's Fine Wine & LiquorMauiTop 10 Stops on the Road to HanaKauaiBest Shaved Ice in KauaiGuide to Cheap Eats in Kauai...
by Gourmet Pigs on Dec 1, 2015

Best Hawaii Tourist Attractions

Every year, tourists from all over the world travel to the beautiful state of Hawaii. Hawaii offers visitors an assortment of attractions and activities for everyone, The post Best Hawaii Tourist Attractions appeared first on eTravelTrips.com.
by eTravelTrips on Nov 16, 2015

An Oahu Fantasyland: The Seven Bridges of Moanalua Valley

Many 'secret' hikes in Hawaii are on the tourist radar, but not so for the enchanting (for real) saunter into Moanalua Valley, which begins at the back end of a neighborhood park in central Oahu not far from a freeway. A cobblestone road and decrepit...
by Hawaii Photo Bank on Nov 8, 2015

Oahu, Hawaii Travel Diary

So it was more than a year ago now that I was wandering up to the purple food truck for my Acai bowl (best EVER) followed by watching the boys surf pipeline…. Time and life have got the better of .... Read More The post Oahu, Hawaii Travel Di...
by Kelana by Kayla on Aug 30, 2015

Oahu's Olomana Ridge is for sure-footed thrill seekers only

Olomana—a triple-peaked, stand-alone ridge on Oahu's Windward coast—is a real-deal adventure hike. The stats aren't intimidating: 4.25 miles round-trip with about 1,600 feet of elevation. But trekkers who do all three peaks will feel like they've...
by Hawaii Photo Bank on Aug 5, 2015

Far Away on a 2-minute Photo Safari to Hawaii

This visual sampler is just an appetizer to the lifetime feast of aloha-style adventurtes that are presented  in the Trailblazer guides to the Islands. (Tip: view it full screen.)  To find an experience to call your own, buy one of our...
by Hawaii Photo Bank on May 20, 2015

Oahu's famous Diamond Head has an unrecognizable face

With a rippling green ridge that emerges from the skyscraper profile of Waikiki, Diamond Head is one of the world's iconic visions. Though it indeed sparkles, it was calcyte crystals and not diamonds that caused Bristish sailors to misname it in the...
by Hawaii Photo Bank on May 16, 2015

Wednesday Words: On Stuff That Weighs You Down

I find words inspiring. Words are powerful, and words matter. But other than giving me a fleeting moment of inspiration when I find a quote I like, they’re not doing me a whole lot of good stashed in my drafts folder. So I decided to share word...
by World Walk About on May 13, 2015

Trailblazer Travel Books: Medicine for the body & soul

A literal lifetime's worth of adventure awaits at some of the world's most beautiful and interesting places. Trailblazer guides are for the active and independent traveler, full of descriptions and directions to  outdoor wonders, along with hist...
by Hawaii Photo Bank on May 1, 2015


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