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Walking tour spotlights Kakaako’s past and future


Updated on  April 14, 2018 at 6:11 pm
In observance of Architecture Month in April, the Honolulu chapter of the American Institute of Architects is offering a walking tour of Kakaako led by its member architects. Read More

Cherry blossoms, tulips and lilacs: Flower festival time


Updated on  April 14, 2018 at 6:03 pm
It’s time for cherry blossom festivals, tulip viewing and lilac season. Here are some of the places that celebrate spring flowers with festivals and other events. Read More

Paradise takes many forms on this Indonesian archipelago


Updated on  April 14, 2018 at 6:06 pm
When I enter the rainforest of Indonesia’s Waigeo Island, the first thing I notice is the equatorial air. It’s so thick, I feel as if I’m walking through a cloud. Read More

Upgrades coming to Las Vegas Stratosphere


Updated on  April 14, 2018 at 6:06 pm
Golden Entertainment, slot machine owner and operator and owner of PT’s bars, says it will invest $140 million in a large-scale makeover of the Stratosphere resort and tower, which it recently purchased. Read More
 

5 tips for flying with baby


Updated on  April 14, 2018 at 6:03 pm
Babies travel too. If you plan to be up in the air with a new member of the clan, here are five tips to consider: Read More

Signs of Hawaiian Life, April 15


Updated on  April 14, 2018 at 6:07 pm
Email “Signs of Hawaiian Life” photos to dkaneshiro@staradvertiser.com or mail to Signs of Hawaiian Life, 500 Ala Moana Blvd., Suite 7-210, Honolulu, HI 96813. Read More

5 ideas to inspire your future travel plans


Updated on  April 7, 2018 at 6:11 pm
May what matters most inspire your family’s future travel plans. Here are five ideas to consider. Read More
 

Sticky alley in Seattle is top tourist destination


Updated on  April 7, 2018 at 6:12 pm
It’s the photo every tourist visiting Seattle has to have: the gum-wall selfie. Read More

Big plans for SLS Las Vegas


Updated on  April 7, 2018 at 6:12 pm
Add SLS Las Vegas resort to the list of openings and upgrades on the north end of the Strip. Read More

In Bhutan, gross national happiness more important than GDP


Updated on  April 7, 2018 at 6:12 pm
Never conquered, never colonized, tiny Bhutan retains much of its deep and ancient culture. But it’s attempting to chart a unique path in today’s world. Read More

Google really wants to take you there


Updated on  April 7, 2018 at 6:13 pm
Google has added features to Google Flights, its airfare search and comparison tool. Now users can see what’s included (or not) with fare types like basic economy. Read More

Signs of Hawaiian Life, April 8


Updated on  April 7, 2018 at 6:13 pm
Email “Signs of Hawaiian Life” photos to dkaneshiro@staradvertiser.com or mail to Signs of Hawaiian Life, 500 Ala Moana Blvd., Suite 7-210, Honolulu, HI 96813. Read More

Festival celebrates taro and Hana’s community spirit


Updated on  April 7, 2018 at 6:13 pm
The East Maui Taro Festival returns this month. Visitors to the festival can eat taro burgers, taro seafood chowder and squid and taro luau; and pound poi; make kapa (tapa); play konane (checkers) or weave a lau hala bracelet. Read More

Taste haggis, throw a caber, play a bagpipe at Scottish Festival


Updated on  March 31, 2018 at 6:07 pm
Competitions that are the ultimate tests of brawn and athleticism are among the highlights of an annual celebration of Scottish history and culture held in Honolulu by the Hawaiian Scottish Association since 1982. Read More

Sunshine in paradise: 5 ideas to consider


Updated on  March 31, 2018 at 6:05 pm
Enjoy a sun-drenched family getaway in paradise. Here are five ideas to consider. Read More

From humble pupae, enough butterflies emerge to fill a jungle


Updated on  March 31, 2018 at 6:05 pm
Butterflies, thousands of swooping, iridescent butterflies, are set to charm visitors at Butterfly Jungle, running until April 15 at the San Diego Zoo Safari Park. Read More

Show prices rise in Las Vegas


Updated on  March 31, 2018 at 6:05 pm
Continuing a trend that has prevailed for 22 out of the past 27 years, the average price of a Las Vegas production ticket costs more this year and is at an all-time high. Read More

Farms, food and magical stone cottages in Italy’s Puglia


Updated on  March 31, 2018 at 6:06 pm
There is one magical, must-see attraction: stone cottages with conical roofs called trulli, grouped together in the town of Alberobello, a UNESCO World Heritage site. Read More

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