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  • Manoa Falls
    I don't know why so many visitors to Hawaii miss out on seeing the rainforest. Just ten minutes from Waikiki you can find a great trail that leads to a gorgeous waterfall. Manoa Falls trail is free, well maintained, and gorgeous. [...]
    D: 2.4mi00
  • The Willows in Honolulu
    Th Willows is a great experience, it is an essence of Hawaiian mentality. The style is mostly local as much of the food was Hawaiian specialties, but there were a lot of Asian and other kinds of food. The Willows is much like a buffet, [...]
    D: 0.8mi10
  • Hawaii Wellness Institute
    Hawaii Wellness Institute is an association with the purpose of educating people hoe to live their lives healthier from every point of view. They have courses in weekends and also in evenings about how we can maintain our physical and [...]
    D: 6mi00
  • Arnold's in Honolulu
    Arnold's is a very sweet campy tiki bar on Saratoga road across the street from a post office. The bar is small, but there are great things in it from good, some of the best, cocktails to live blues, country and rock music in the evenings. [...]
    D: 0.3mi00
  • Sunset on the Beach
    Sunset on the Beach is the kind of entertainment that should be offered in every city. It is fantastic, it's a free movie place on the beach. Films are shown on weekends, on an about 10 meters (30 feet) screen and they are good movies [...]
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  • Pearl Harbour
    Pearl Harbour is an absolute must see in Honolulu. First you arrive to the Visitor Center and from there boats take you to the actual memorial. Visitor Center is also amazing, there are a lot of things to see from pictures to the objects of [...]
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  • Aloha Tower
    Aloha Tower is mostly known for being a shopping center with many restaurants of all kinds. However, it is more than that. It is a 10 story building constructed in 1926 in the very heart of Honolulu. The Tower itself is beautiful and the [...]
    D: 3.1mi00
  • Hanauma Bay in Honolulu
    Hanauma Bay is wonderful for the lovers of snorkeling, but not only. It is like being in an aquarium. I couldn't believe how close I was to those wonderful sea creatures, they are so beautiful and with all the colors you can imagine. Of [...]
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  • Diamond Head
    Diamond Head is one of the most beautiful and famous craters in the world. When British sailors first saw it from a distance they thought about the crystals in the soil that they are diamonds, that's where the name came from. It is a [...]
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  • The Bus in Honolulu
    The means of public transportation in Honolulu and the whole island is The Bus. There are some 80 Bus routes only for the Honolulu area, including Waikiki and Pearl Harbor. A lot of people use it and it's really very good, one of the [...]
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  • Waikiki Beach
    They say Paradise is lost. I think not, it is still there and is called Waikiki. This place is wonderful. You can do everything you can possibly imagine! The nature is perfect, the beaches, the waves and the small island nearby, I loved [...]
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  • Rumours Night Club in Honolulu
    I went to Romours three times when I was in Honolulu and I loved it very much. It is diverse and very pleasant. Nobody cares if you just jump in from work or if you come in a nice club-dress. It is closed from Monday to Wednesday, but [...]
    D: 1.1mi00
  • Local customs in Honolulu
    First useful thing is not to get frightened if you don't understand the locals immediately. In Hawaii they speak pidgin English which uses many different words, pronunciations and word order than English. Don't worry, you will get the idea [...]
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  • Iolani Palace in Honolulu
    Iolani Palace is one of the landmarks of Hawaii. Built in 1882, the palace is the only place in the whole USA that was the residence of a reigning monarch. Hawaii's last two royal rulers, King David Kalakaua and his sister and successor, [...]
    D: 5.1mi00
  • Indigo Restaurant
    Indigo is located between Chinatown and Downtown Honolulu. Their food, officially 'Modern Asian Cuisine', is just amazing. All thanks for Chef Glenn Chu. I think the man is an artist. The place is a little posh, but only a little. Their [...]
    D: 3.1mi00
  • Ala Moana Center
    I think Ala Moana Center is the best place in Honolulu if you came with a little extra money for shopping. It is a mall after all, but it's real fantastic. They say there are about 300 shops and restaurants, I couldn't count, but maybe it's [...]
    D: 1.4mi00
  • Rainbow Scuba Diving –The Best
    Scuba diving, whether you are a beginner or a professional, is for everyone a challenge. For me it was the most memorable experience of my life. I went on holiday to Oahu, Hawaii with some friends and we wanted to try out scuba diving. We [...]
    D: 2mi30
  • Zanzabar Nightclub
    Great night spot in Waikiki, it's the best place to go when you are in Honolulu, especially on Friday nights. There is always great music, wonderful cocktails and the best staff I ever met in a nightclub. They also have a VIP room for [...]
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Honolulu Sights

Honolulu Zoo is a primary zoological institution and Waikiki Aquarium is a functional laboratory for marine biology. It is a marine aquarium which is third oldest in the US. It is home to over 3055 organisms from 464 species of marine animals and plants. There are several gardens in Honolulu which are worth seeing: Liliuokalani Botanical Garden, Foster Botanical Garden and Walker Estate. Lyon Arboretum is a botanical garden which is located on the upper part of Manoa Valley. The Ala Moana Centre is the biggest shopping mall of Hawaii and 14th biggest one in the US. It has over 290 restaurants and shops including boutiques from leading [...]
Cheap flights to Honolulu

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  • $130Island Air flight Island Air 
    Kahului, HI (OGG)Honolulu, HI (HNL)10/30/201607:12 am
    Honolulu, HI (HNL)Kahului, HI (OGG)11/06/201606:00 am check price
  • $176Hawaiian Airlines flight Hawaiian Airlines 
    Hoolehua, HI (MKK)Honolulu, HI (HNL)10/30/201608:00 am
    Honolulu, HI (HNL)Hoolehua, HI (MKK)11/06/201606:00 am check price
  • $185Hawaiian Airlines flight Hawaiian Airlines 
    Lanai City, HI (LNY)Honolulu, HI (HNL)10/30/201607:18 am
    Honolulu, HI (HNL)Lanai City, HI (LNY)11/06/201610:56 am check price

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