Island Activities — November 2015

Street Burger The beer selection at Street Burger is top notch, and has contributed to turn this new upscale burger joint in one of the hottest and busiest restaurants on Kaua‘i. Hats off to owners Aaron and Kristin Leikam, who owned Cakes by Kristin for many years. The view of Ni‘ihau Island and the [...]

By | 2016-11-10T05:40:52+00:00 November 30th, 2015|0 Comments

South Pacific — The Most Fun Since Las Vegas

By Léo Azambuja For Kaua‘i Magazine Sales and Marketing Director Mariya Kai Jones and For Kaua‘i Editor in Chief Léo Azambuja at the South Pacific show. I’ve been hearing about the iconic South Pacific movie for more than two decades, but I confess I have never seen it. So when I accepted an [...]

By | 2016-11-10T05:40:57+00:00 October 20th, 2015|0 Comments

Island Activities — August 2015

Stories and photos by Caroline Farley Menehune Crafts Fair At the Menehune Products Fair in Waimea, Arlene Maurice, of Kekaha, operates the senior booth. The fair, held Wednesday through Saturday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., is a good opportunity for crafters and vendors to sell their handmade creations. At the senior citizen [...]

By | 2016-11-10T05:41:05+00:00 August 23rd, 2015|0 Comments

Hanalei Surf School Shares the Love for Surfing

By Caroline Farley A young customer at Hanalei Surf School is seen here learning how to surf in Hanalei. Growing up on the North Shore of Kaua‘i, Evan Valiere has lived the dream his whole life. He started surfing really young, and turned professional in his teens. By the time he was 20, [...]

By | 2016-11-10T05:41:06+00:00 August 18th, 2015|0 Comments

Island Activities — June 2015

Stories and photos by Chandley G. Jackson Aloha-N-Paradise Art Gallery At the Aloha-N-Paradise Art Gallery, satisfied customers thank Kelsey at the espresso bar for “the best coffee in town.” Kelsey indeed brews up some magic. “I had my first espresso ever here long ago,” she says. There is an art to making a [...]

By | 2016-11-10T05:41:11+00:00 June 24th, 2015|0 Comments

Island Activities — April 2015

Stories and photos by Chandley G. Jackson Westside sunset The Westside is the best side to watch the sunset on Kaua‘i. It lingers momentarily over the forbidden isle of Ni‘ihau before dropping behind the ocean. Theo, Nancy and Chip Downes-LeGuin dry off after a swim at Ke'e Beach, at the end of the [...]

By | 2016-11-10T05:41:17+00:00 April 23rd, 2015|0 Comments

Top 10 Must Do Things On Kaua‘i

By Na Pali Coast Magazine Na Pali Coast. Photo courtesy of Na Pali Coast Magazine Trying to figure out what to do on your trip to Kaua‘i this year? The Garden Isle, the lushest of all Hawaiian Islands, has quite a lot to offer in the way of activities. Here, we’ve compiled a [...]

By | 2016-11-10T05:41:20+00:00 April 13th, 2015|0 Comments

Island Activities — March 2015

Story and photos by Chandley G. Jackson Kapa‘a Farmers Market At the Kapa‘a Farmers’ Market, Geo offers passersby flowers from his blue jade vine, and Kristin Weber and her daughter, Clara, graciously accept the gift. This is the ladies’ first time at the market, and the free flowers are a bonus to all [...]

By | 2016-11-10T05:41:21+00:00 March 29th, 2015|0 Comments

Kaua‘i Mokihana Festival Celebrates the Culture

By Leo Azambuja Holding white feather rattles, ‘uli’uli, dancers from Halau Na Pua Mai Ka Lani chant their ‘oli, Na Ka Moku Kia Kahi Kealoha, in the wahine group category in 2013. Three decades after three visionary Hawaiians held a historic concert in Lihu‘e, the fruits of their actions continue to perpetuate local [...]

By | 2016-11-10T05:41:41+00:00 September 19th, 2014|0 Comments