The world's largest international maritime warfare exercise makes its long awaited return to the shores of O‘ahu!
We’re breaking down everything there is to know about this beloved holiday, including answering some of your frequently asked questions.
Get your creative juices flowing with Aston Waikiki Beach Hotel’s Hawaiian-style painting party.
E Mālama ‘oe I ka ‘Āina, e mālama ka ‘Āina ia ‘oe - Take care of the land and the land will take care of you
The largest contemporary art event in Hawai‘i returns to Honolulu with over 43 artists and collectives exhibiting at venues across the city. Here's everything you need to know about HT22.
The visually impressive temple with its curved oversized eaves wouldn’t look out of place in Japan. Remarkably, this astonishing temple is not to be found in Japan, but at the foot of the Ko'olau Mountains.
Whether you prefer to mark the date alone or alongside fellow visitors and veterans, here are ways we can all take action and remember the events of Pearl Harbor.
Explore the living history museum and botanical garden to learn about life on Hawai‘i’s sugar plantations and one of the most significant periods in the state’s history.
On your next visit to Honolulu, don't just follow the path to the beach, the city has a burgeoning art scene that is worth exploring in its own right!
From native art to dance, delicious food to surfing, a trip to Hawai‘i offers awe-inspiring insight into its history.
From family-friendly animated pictures to action flicks, these diverse movies form a truthful mosaic of a destination beset with natural beauty.
Gain a respect for the sport by discovering the island’s surf history, as well as where to see the pros, grab gear, and catch the best waves.
This December, join others to commemorate the 80th anniversary of the attack that shocked the world at these Pearl Harbor memorials, museums, and exhibits.
As we approach the 80th Anniversary of Pearl Harbor and Commemoration Ceremony happening this December, it helps to know what to expect before visiting.
Explore Waikiki at your own pace with the best audio tours for the self-guided traveler.
Earth Day is a great time to start some new eco-friendly efforts. Here’s how!
Explore the island’s rich culture, customs, and traditions that have stood the test of time.
Transport to a new sensory and emotional level with artist Connor Trimble’s vibrant photographs at Aston Waikiki Beach Hotel's inaugural Art Gallery.
Explore a brief history of the luau, traditional luau foods, as well as where to find the best in O‘ahu!
Avoid the tendency to fall into past cycles of defeat and stay in the groove by kickstarting your New Year’s resolutions.
Because we could all use some good fortune after a year like this one.
Enjoy the best of Waikiki with these things to do right now.
Here are some fun facts about Oahu, Hawaii's most populated island.
The Hawaii Theatre Center in downtown Honolulu is a great pick for an evening out on the town. The historic theatre is nearly a century old and plays host to touring concerts, film festivals, chamber music, and unique local acts.
Here’s a look at accessible filming locations on the island on Oahu from the TV series Lost, Jurassic Park, Hunger Games, Pirates of the Caribbean, and more.
Before you buy, you’ll want to educate yourself on why reef-friendly sunscreen is best for The Aloha State.
The 50th state is one of the most elusive, with a "forbidden island," diverse customs, and its very own language. Headed to the Aloha State? Before you visit, read up on these interesting facts and symbols.
The largest annual block party in the state features four stages of live entertainment and a variety of booths that offer a taste of Hawaiian cuisine, crafts, and culture.
If you’re looking for a getaway from the noise, the Honolulu Museum of Art has the perfect balance of art, soothing gardens, and stimulating programming for everyone.
Curious about the island’s snacking past time? Here’s a look at crack seed; what it is, why it’s popular, and where to get it.
Leis are made with organic materials from the island, and as you know, Hawaii is known for its exquisite tropical flowers. Jasmine and ginger flowers make leis memorably fragrant.
Royal palaces, Pearl Harbor and a church made from hand-chiseled coral are just a few of the historic landmarks in Honolulu.
Did you know that coconut bras and cellophane skirts are a modern invention?
Once home to Hawaii’s last reigning monarchs, the ʻIolani Palace in downtown Honolulu remains an important centerpiece of Hawaiian national identity.