12 Apr 2017
Ko Olina Resort Announces 4th Annual Children’s Festival Saturday, September 23, 2017
Festival Proceeds To Benefit Kapi’olani Medical Center for Women & Children; Exclusive Room Rates Available at Aulani, A Disney Resort & Spa
31 Mar 2017
O‘AHU, HAWAI‘I (April 10, 2017) – Ko Olina Resort invites guests, families and friends to celebrate the 4th Annual Ko Olina Children’s Festival on Saturday, September 23, 2017. The event will feature interactive video […]
Warriors of Hula – Great Big Story
A common misconception about hula is that it’s a dance tradition strictly for women. Nope. In ancient Hawai’i, men were the first to dance hula, and the best dancers were even chosen to become warriors.
Today, Ke Kai O Kahiki—one of Hawai’i’s most famous male hula schools—is carrying on this tradition by telling warrior […]
22 Mar 2017
The Strangeness and Delight of Taking Your Parents on Vacation
07 Mar 2017
A Disney vacation, no less. “When do we get leis?” my mom asked as we disembarked our flight to Honolulu. “Usually, at the hotel,” I informed her. She was disappointed—she had expected a flowery greeting right at the gate, with beauties in grass skirts draping her, my dad, and me with fresh orchids. Instead, […]
The Coast in West Oahu is Beginning to Boom, with Accommodations Rivaling Waikiki’s
Oahu’s once-sleepy town of Kapolei, about 20 miles west of Honolulu, is enjoying a growth spurt in resorts that could turn it into a rival of the popular Waikiki Beach.
The Ko Olina coastline, home of Kapolei, already has a Four Seasons resort and Disney’s Aulani.
Now Atlantis, a name associated with water-themed resorts in […]