Tag: Hawaii Shopping

Bodegas in Hawaii

Yes, there are bodegas in Hawaii. They are not commonly referred as such here. “Bodega” is a Spanish word, only slowly and recently entering Hawaii vernacular. I say that because of a recent debate I had with a visiting stranger from a major American metropolis who insisted that so-called bodegas can only be found in […]

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Red Pineapple: Creative gifts from Hawaii

It’s a tradition around the world for adventurers and vacationers to return home bearing gifts for loved ones. Red Pineapple on Oahu is the perfect stop for visitors to find unique, Hawaii stocking stuffers and jaw droppers for the holidays. With two locations on Oahu, is a local, family-owned and operated business and brand. Founder […]

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Staying at Ko Olina? Check Out Ka Makana Aliʻi Shopping Center

Staying in Ko Olina can often feel like being in a resort bubble. This is great when you want to be unbothered by the outside world, but sometimes you need fresh scenery, some [relatively] affordable essentials, and different food. That’s why we love the Ka Makana Aliʻi shopping center, which is just fifteen minutes away […]

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