Our Guide

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Aug 8, 2017 3:43 PM Special


Photo: Jennifer Carlile Dalgamouni

Do your keiki like to climb and swing? How about zip line and free fall? If your ‘ohana enjoys a good adventure together, Kapolei’s Coral Crater could be for you. Check out our tips here. more

Jun 16, 2017 8:00 AM We Tried It!

Our Guide: Honolulu Zoo Wide

Photo: Christi Young

From avoiding the playground crowd to how to get 10 percent off food, here are our seven tips to visiting this family-favorite attraction. more

May 16, 2017 8:00 AM Our Guide

Spalding House Lawn

Lavonne Leong

Art plus beautiful landscaping plus a family fun room make this museum a favorite family spot for one of our bloggers. more

Mar 24, 2017 7:00 PM Our Guide

We hit a movie set and a secret beach in Windward O‘ahu. Here are our six tips to sightseeing, snacking and swimming at Kualoa. more

Mar 20, 2017 6:15 PM Our Guide

It has levitating cars, fire dancers and hula but will a Waikīkī magic show thrill a local family? We check it out. more

Aug 26, 2016 8:00 PM Our Guide

We saddle up for a trip to Lā‘ie for horseback riding and more. more

Jul 1, 2016 5:00 PM Our Guide

What happens when you take a hammerhead-loving little boy and another family to see Planet Shark? We walk you through the exhibit and have six tips to the Bishop Museum's newest exhibit. more

Jun 22, 2016 8:00 PM Our Guide

Where you can say "all aboard" for a trip on, or off, the tracks. more

Jun 17, 2016 11:19 AM Our Guide

What your family should do, eat and see at these traditional Japanese celebrations. more

Jun 14, 2016 7:30 PM Our Guide

From baby sea horses to finding "Nemo" and "Dory," here are our seven tips to this ocean exploration spot. more

Jun 1, 2016 12:28 AM Our Guide

We go on a little-known tour in Windward O‘ahu to crack macadamia nuts, visit chickens, see a fire dance and more. more

Jul 29, 2015 7:30 PM Our Guide

We take a trip to a free museum downtown and discover an activity room the kids won't want to leave. more

Jul 8, 2015 7:00 PM Our Guide

Our 5 tips to a great day in this downtown garden oasis. more

Jun 24, 2015 7:30 PM Our Guide

We go swimming and discover cultural sites and games at Waimea Falls. more

Jun 17, 2015 7:00 PM Our Guide

We ride the train, feed the fish and play in a maze on the way to the North Shore. more

Jun 3, 2015 6:00 PM Our Guide

With nine films, seven live performances, golf and ukulele lessons and more, this one-day event is packed. We asked organizers for tips to navigating the big festival in West Oahu. more

Mar 6, 2015 3:24 AM Our Guide