Category Archives: Honolulu

2 Days in Honolulu Itinerary: Beaches, Food, & Waikiki Tips

Diamond Head - Honolulu itinerary

Hawaii has so much to offer but it would be a shame to not spend a little time exploring Honolulu on your trip there! This is the best way to spend 2 days in Honolulu – from its beaches to its (underrated!) food scene! This Honolulu itinerary offers suggestions for maximizing your trip to Hawaiiʻs […]

Hiking the Manoa Falls Trail in 2022: Tips + Practical Info

Hiking the Manoa Falls Trail

One of the best hikes in Honolulu and a short distance from Waikiki is the Mānoa Falls Trail. This guide details everything you need to know before enjoying the hike to Mānoa Falls! If we missed anything or you have additional questions about the Manoa Falls Trail, please let us know in the comments or […]

28 Best Things to Do in Honolulu (for First-Time Visitors!)

Best things to do in Honolulu

Honolulu is the largest city in Hawaii and undoubtedly the one with the most going on. These are the best things to do in Honolulu for first-time visitors – including cultural sights and more! Any tips or recommendations for what to do in Honolulu? Let us know the Honolulu attractions we missed in the comments! […]

6 Amazing Places to Watch the Sunset in Waikiki (+ Nearby)

Tantalus Lookout at sunset

Hawaii is renowned for having some of the world’s best sunsets and Waikiki is no exception! This is a quick guide on where to watch the sunset in Waikiki (and nearby), including a variety of options for different travelers. Please note that these places are either in Waikiki or somewhere nearby and within a short […]

11 Best Honolulu Museums (that are Perfect for a Rainy Day!)

Iolani Palace - Jeff Whyte - Shutterstock.com

Are you on the hunt for the best Honolulu museums to add to your itinerary? This guide covers some of the top museums in Honolulu… from cultural museums to religious ones and, of course, military museums. These museums are some of the top sights to visit in Honolulu, particularly on a rainy day or if […]

6 Best Honolulu Helicopter Tours (for the Most Memorable Views!)

Best Honolulu helicopter rides

Hawaii is one of the most beautiful destinations in the world, and if you’re looking to experience all that the state has to offer (especially if in the capital city), be sure to book one of these Honolulu helicopter tours! What sets these tours apart from a regular tour is that you can see the […]

9 Best Wine Bars in Honolulu (+ Wine Tasting Options)

Best wine bars in Honolulu

When you picture Hawaii, you likely think of an island paradise full of white sandy beaches and turquoise waters (you’re not wrong!). But, you will find some incredible wine bars in Honolulu that will rival wine bars (and enotecas) in renowned places on the mainland. Hawaii is any wine lover’s paradise as well due to […]

7 Best Places for Delicious Ice Cream in Honolulu (& Nearby)

Best ice cream shops in Honolulu

What’s a vacation without some delicious ice cream? Whether you like chocolate, vanilla, strawberry, mint chocolate chip, or anything in between, you can’t miss an ice cream shop when you go on vacation. Hawaii is especially the best place to enjoy some refreshing ice cream right on the beach and in the sun. These are […]