How to Keep Your New Year’s Resolutions in Hawai’i
Looking to start a good practice, change an undesired one, accomplish a goal, or simply seize the day? It’s the New Year and with that comes new resolutions. Avoid the tendency to fall into past cycles of defeat and stay in the groove by kickstarting your New Year’s resolutions in Hawai’i.
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Sneak more excitement into your daily life by stepping outside of your comfort zone. Not only is adventure fun, but it can make you bolder, more self-assured, and improve your social skills. There are many ways to be adventurous while in O’ahu, all you have to do is find the mix that’s right for you! From some of the hardest hikes on O’ahu to a relaxing day snorkeling our favorite spots, find your inner explorer over on our Blog. We suggest you begin with our Adventurer’s Guide to Waikiki.
Make Time to Unplug
Powering-down is known to combat unhealthy feelings of jealousy, envy, loneliness, and the fear of missing out. Life is happening right in front of you! What better place to unwind and unplug then in Hawai’i? Relax on the beaches of Waikiki, find inspiration at the Honolulu Museum of Art, or indulge in some retail therapy with our Ultimate Guide to Shopping in Honolulu. Practice mindfulness in nature, be it taking a scenic drive or finding the best views on the island.
Prioritize Family Time
Quality time with family is important. Studies confirm that having intention and focusing on your family member’s needs and interests can positively impact their emotional, social, and behavioral development. Fun family-friendly excursions on the island include taking a trip to the Dole Plantation, Honolulu Zoo, or even retracing your favorite film’s steps by seeking out O’ahu’s famous filming locations.
Frequent all the Best Restaurants in Honolulu
Honolulu’s restaurants come in all shapes and sizes, and the cuisines are just as varied. Pacific Rim fare reigns supreme, although every corner of the globe is well represented! While there’s no shortage of fantastic food in Honolulu, finding a place to get started on your New Year culinary exploration can be a daunting task. Find all of our food recommendations over on our Blog, including a 24-hour self-guided foodie tour of Waikiki.
Eating healthy and moving more in the New Year is an excellent way to begin your journey of self care. Nourish your body with delicious local exotic fruits, juices, vegetable-heavy plates, and fish that are packed with protein and other nutrients. Find unique, fun ways to stay physically active in Hawai’i. Instead of doing the same old workout routine, try hiking, biking, or watersports. Begin your fitness resolution with our workout ideas.
There’s only one way to keep your New Year’s resolutions in Hawai’i, and that’s in person. Book your trip to Honolulu with Aston Waikiki Beach Hotel. It’s located right across the street from the beach and it’s central to everything in Waikiki. Check out exclusive offers only available on our website. We hope to see you soon!