The Kahala Resort makes an absolutely ideal hotel near downtown Honolulu: close enough to easily take in the sights, yet perched alongside a blissful tropical shore that feels worlds removed from urban clamor.
Now, some leading landmarks of Honolulu—from Diamond Head to Waikiki Beach—are a hassle-free jaunt from our legendary grounds, but what about the attractions of the Hawaiian capital’s downtown proper?
Ok Cupid is a legacy site, along the lines of Facebook—or Myspace when it was still a thing. It’s the kind of complicated technical jargon akin to explaining how anything on Star Trek worked—but I’m be damned if it doesn’t work.
Why it’s better than Tinder: There are professionals involved.(That original sculpture now stands on the Big Island, near King Kamehameha’s birthplace.) You can pay your respects to King Kamehameha anytime, though the statue looks especially festive on the king’s holiday, Kamehameha Day on June 11, when it’s draped with leis.Iolani Palace Hey, how can you resist visiting the only royal palace in the U. Another downtown Honolulu icon a short foray from our hotel, these stately digs hail from 1882, representing the former residence of King Kalakaua and Queen Kapiolani.Well, we can’t gloss over the fact that people use this app for the sole purpose of action.And what's better than a night of unadulterated sex followed by an ice-cold soda—an old “poke-n-coke? For parts of a conversation that you’d like to keep temporary, there’s a feature called “Whisper” that automatically deletes the conversation after 25 seconds and even foils screenshots—If a friend manages to capture the screen, they won’t be able to capture who said what, since nicknames are blocked out. lovers who believe taste and compatibility are married forever, Tastebuds is an app worth trying.The soaring Hawaiian Gothic lighthouse, 10 stories and 184 feet tall not counting the flag mast, long stood as the tallest building in Hawaii, and it remains—to say the least—a monumental structure along Honolulu’s waterfront.