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Kahala Hawaii

What to do in Hawai‘i in June

Surf sessions, tanning on the sand, and toasting with cocktails at the poolside bar are sure bets in Hawai‘i. Once you’ve gotten your fill, these…

Hawaii Lei Culture

What to Do in Hawai‘i in May

Surf lessons, tanning on the sand, and snorkeling above Pacific reefs are sure bets in Hawai‘i. Once you’ve gotten your fill, these community events,…

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Explore the Islets Around O‘ahu

Across the blue waters off the shores of O‘ahu are smaller islands and rock formations. Many are bird sanctuaries, and although some areas are…

Dagon stew Burma Hawaii

The Spice of Life

Ever since we tried the tea leaf salad at Dagon Restaurant, a little hole in the wall on Honolulu’s King Street, we couldn’t stay…

Lei Culture Events Hawaii April

What to do in Hawaii in April

Surf lessons, tanning on the sand, and snorkeling above Pacific reefs are sure bets in Hawai‘i. Once you’ve gotten your fill, these community events, performances,…

Otto Cake Honolulu

Where the Sweet Spots Are

From gelato to jin dui, delicious desserts and their makers are bringing a sugar buzz to this modest Honolulu neighborhood. Text by Anna Harmon…

Lei Culture March Hawaii Events

March Event Picks

Don’t know what to do once you’ve stepped off the plane and fully enjoyed the scenery? We’ve got you covered with a diverse list…

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Fanfare and The Flying Dutchman

Hawai‘i’s premiere opera theatre welcomes the LGBT community with a fantastic evening affair. Ah, the opera. In Hawai‘i, the Hawaii Opera Theatre (HOT) season…