Best places to Stay in Oahu HawaiiThe best places to stay in Oahu Hawaii
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Barack Obama was born on the Isle of Oahu, Hawaii, just on the top of the Wellenberg with great sandy beach and even bigger drinks. Every year, the world's greatest boarders and ladies meet on Oahu's northern hippie shore for the Crown of Surfin' trip, riding uninterrupted surfers coming from Alaska and towering up to 50ft.
Except you're a hardcore windsurfer, but the cranky beach district of Waikiki on the other side of the isle is the sensible one. This surfing haven on the north coast is less sophisticated, with calm shores and inexpensive food from the Kahuku prawn truck to Haleiwa's sandwiches. South King Street, Honolulu (00 1 808 949 2526; www.alanwongs.com).
Probably the best high-end Hawaiian food with local seafood, meats and products. Twenty-nine four East Manoa Road, Honolulu, Oahu (00 1 808 988 6161). Andy's vegetable babies topadas and thick oat biscuits are a big hits with Hawaii University in Manoa school. 1125 Bethel St, Chinatown, Honolulu (00 1 808 545 1115; www.brasserieduvin.com).
There is a secluded patio for pies and freshwater seafood. 11121 Nu'uanu Avenue, Honolulu, Oahu (00 1 808 521 2900; www.indigo-hawaii.com). Asia-merged foods are inconspicuous, but the exquisite open-air café cocktail and dinning room, illuminated with bright green lights and a view of a water-skiing lake, make this place in Chinatown a favorite with youngsters.
North Nimitz Highway, Honolulu (00 1 808 540 1377; www.nicospier38.com). Honolulu 1225 Hopaka Street (00 1 808 591 0253). Concealed in the dark, this jewel serves large amounts of professionally prepared, unassuming dishes from the islands and Asia. Twenty-three32 Young Street; Honolulu, Oahu (00 1 808 941 9994; www.yamasfishmarket.com). The local people like this place to go: the salua pork is smokey and forked, and the jokes (raw fish) are among the best on the isle.
Kailua Road, Kailua, Oahu (00 1 808 263 6339; www.islandsnow.com). Sixty-six to 160 Kamehameha Highway, Haleiwa, Oahu (00 1 808 637 6067). The North Shore Citizen JV, which is constantly filled with people, receives the president's voice; he came back in 2006 and 2008. Oahu, Hawaii, ALA MOANA MOEACH PAK Honolulu. A 76-acre large local recreation area, this is a popular local end of the week and has a golden sandy shore that is over half a nautical aile.
7455 Kalanianaole Highway, Honolulu, Oahu, Hawaii (00 1 808 396 4229; www.co.honolulu.hi.us). It is the secluded snorkel site on the coast, a sea of eel, parrotfish and occasionally turtles. Kalanianaole Highway, Honolulu, Oahu, Hawaii. The temperature on the Hawaiian Isles is either mild or cold all year round, but it' s not often inconvenient.
The south coastlines, the Honolulu on Oahu included, are much dryer than the northcoast. May is the best months to come to Hawaii. The United Airlines (0845 8 444 777; www.unitedairlines.co.uk) operates flights via San Francisco to Honolulu; Virgin Atlantic (08705 747747; www.virginatlantic.com) operates flights via LA. The Hawaiian Airlines (00 1 800 367 5320; www.hawaiianair.com) operates flights from the US continent to Hawaii and between all Hawaiian isles.
Ramblers Worldwide Holidays (01707 33 11 33; www.ramblersholidays.co.uk) have put together a 17-day hike on the Hawaii Isles by Captain Cook for an adventure vacation where you can discover Oahu, Maui and Kauai on horseback. Hawaii Tourism's website, www.gohawaii.com, has many proposals for activities on all of Hawaii's isles.