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The BEST Mai Tais on Oahu

If you’re planning a getaway to Oahu, Hawaii then you’re probably already dreaming about relaxing with a tropical cocktail. One of the most popular is

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Pink Guava Shave Ice inside tall paper Island Snow cup

Island Snow Shave Ice

Located in Kailua Center, Island Snow is a must-visit when you’re looking for an icy treat on Oahu’s windward (east) coast. The shave ice counter

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beach swings with ko'olau mountains in background at Kahana Bay

Kahana Bay Beach Park

Kahana Bay is one of the best-kept secrets on the windward (east) side of Oahu. The crescent-shaped bay is surrounded by the majestic Ko’olau Mountains

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Girl at the top of Crouching Lion hike overlooking Kahana Bay

Crouching Lion Hike

Oahu’s eastern Crouching Lion hike is one of the shortest hikes with the most rewarding views! The hike is up the mountain known for its

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Teriyaki Chicken Sandwich Lunch from Ted's Bakery on Oahu's North Shore - best lunch spots for Hawaii foodies

Ted’s Bakery

You’ll find more than just baked goods at Ted’s Bakery on Oahu, Hawaii. This North Shore landmark is one of the best plate lunch spots

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