Lanikai Beach: Everything You Need to Know

Lanikai Beach Opener
 

Just across from the Lanikai Pillbox hike is the stunning Lanikai Beach. As a matter of fact, the name “Lanikai” itself means “heavenly sea” – that’s a pretty apt name in my opinion. This jaw-dropping beach has been listed on several travel sites as the best beach in Hawaii – and many times even the entire world! As a Hawaii local, I would say that Lanikai Beach is definitely high up on the list of Hawaii’s best beaches.

Continue reading “Lanikai Beach: Everything You Need to Know”

A Complete List of Oahu’s North Shore Beaches

North Shore Beaches Opener
 

There are so many North Shore beaches on the island of Oahu, but most tourists tend to go to the same handful of beaches. As a matter of fact, even in my Ultimate Guide to the North Shore of Oahu, I limited myself to only eight of the many North Store beaches. So, without further ado, here is a full list of all of the beaches on the North Shore of Oahu (that I, a local, know of) listed from East to West.

 

Continue reading “A Complete List of Oahu’s North Shore Beaches”

10 Books about Hawaii to Read Before Your Trip

Books about Hawaii Opener

When I go on trips, I usually don’t do a ton of book reading. And that’s pretty unfortunate. There have been a few times that I’ve coincidentally read a book or two (fiction or non-fiction) set in my destination, and I enjoyed my trip so much more! So to help you make your trip to Hawaii more enjoyable, here are 10 books about Hawaii to read before your trip over! Continue reading “10 Books about Hawaii to Read Before Your Trip”