Hawaii Travel News 04/06/2011
Clark Little Shorbreak Video with GoPro Camera | AlohaUpdate
Dreaming of surf and sun? These great shorebreak videos take you right into the waves.
Guinness Book names part-time Hawaii resident as oldest woman to finish a marathon | KHON2 Hawaii’s News Leader
What an inspiration! The Honolulu Marathon is a great one to run since there is no cut off time, but to finish at just under 10 hours the age of 92… incredible!
Two Hawaii beaches named top beach destinations in the U.S. | KHON2 Hawaii’s News Leader
Two Hawaii locations made it to the top 10 in a list of top U.S. beach destinations. Honolulu, Oahu was named number seven and Poipu, Kauai was number nine according to a TripAdvisor, a travel website.
Chefs & Farmers Facing Future : Food Forum « She Grows Food
Wow the first question really grabbed me: What would Hawaii be like without rice? I never gave it much thought, but this plate lunch staple is imported… Food for thought at this panel discussion on sustainability in Hawaii.
Eat the Street Japan | Nonstop Honolulu | Entertainment, Events and Eating | Honolulu, Hawaii
A third edition of Eat the Street in Honolulu featured 32 food trucks and street vendors, along with new menu items with a Japanese theme. The event raised over $7200 for the American Red Cross Japan. Win-Win!
First Sundays @ Trump | Nonstop Honolulu | Entertainment, Events and Eating | Honolulu, Hawaii
I'm going to need to start a file of new Honolulu restaurants (and restaurant concepts) to try! Nonstop Honolulu has some great coverage this week, including new spots for brunch, hot pot, and self-serve udon. Yum!
Maui County Ag Fest 2011 with Slow Food Maui & Edible Hawaiian Islands Magazine | A Maui Blog
Sad that I missed the Maui County Ag Fest this past weekend, but I enjoyed reading Liza's write up of the event. I definitely plan to attend next year! Maui has a rich agricultural sector and local chefs are doing a great job of showcasing it.
Most of Hawaii’s Rain Falls at Night
It's definitely true that most of our rainfall is at night in Hawaii, which is what keeps the islands green! Daytime showers are the ones that give us those beautiful rainbows.
Honolulu Pizza Places: JJ Dolan’s vs. V-Lounge
Ahhh, the great debate of where to find good pizza in Hawaii… I personally prefer JJ Dolan's overall, but the prima pizza at V-Lounge is amazing. I've heard raves about their 5 new pies as well. Yum!
Farmers Markets of the Big Island
I absolutely love this post on Sonia Tastes Hawaii! I'm envious of all the great farmers markets on the Big Island. See for yourself!