Photo credit: @yoshitanaka1 Aloha! My name is Gina & I am Eco Mindful Lei and I am a custom lei maker and mindful lei workshop facilitator right here in gorgeous Waikiki! I use seasonal local flowers & greenery, many of which I mindfully forage for. All materials used

Hawaii is a melting pot of cultures and cuisines – offering a variety of food types unique to the island for locals and tourists. Eating you way through Hawaii is much easier when you’re in a tropical paradise, filled with cocktails, breezy ocean air in a picturesque l

Aloha Kākou! My name is JT Ojerio and I am the artist behind Aloha de Mele! I’m super excited to share with you some of my favorite spots around Oahu. But before we get started, here’s a summary of Aloha de Mele. I’m a local girl, born and raised here on the beautiful i

Hero Photo by Samantha Sophia Aloha! It’s a new year, which means new changes! If you have plans to visit Hawaii, you will now only see reef safe sunscreen available for purchase on the island. Effective January 1, 2021, Hawaii is the first state to pass a bill to officially

Aloha ‘Ohana! Here’s a fun souvenir we created for our guests. Our hotel worked with illustrator Silvia Gherra to create this cute and complimentary postcard that maps out all the cool and recommended things to do, eat and see here in Oahu, Hawaii. Take one home as a keeps

Our hotel aims to focus on green practices and doing our part for the environment by being more sustainably conscious. Every bit helps to make change. We are excited to partner with Public Goods, makers of eco-friendly products that include personal care home essentials, groce

Hawaii is home to some great artists, makers, artisans, designers and even educators. Meet Shawn Steiman, a coffee scientist based here in Oahu, who holds a doctorate in horticulture. We had the pleasure of catching up with the coffee guru to learn more about his work, studies

Aloha ‘Ohana! We are reopening our doors on November 1st and can’t wait to welcome you back! We know everyone can use an escape for some tropical sun, surf, beach and R&R. Make your way over to our island and soak in the fresh Hawaiian air, smell the tropical flora, sw

Meet Tommy Pierucki, an Oahu resident since 2013, photographer extraordinaire, of Pineapple Sunrise.  Originally from the Chicago area, Tommy’s love for surf was born in the early 2000’s when he had his first time getting on a surfboard at Baby Queens in Waikiki. From