Pimp in Paradise: 9 Ways to Do Hawaii Without Tapping Into Your 401K

Pimp in Paradise: 9 Ways to Do Hawaii Without Tapping Into Your 401K

Pimp in Paradise: 9 Ways to Do Hawaii Without Tapping Into Your 401K Mouthwash blue water (ok, smartass, you describe the water without using the same old clichés), long stretches of deserted white sand, endless tiki drinks by some sun-drenched poolside oasis: vacationing in Hawaii seems like a cure-all for every one of life’s heartaches. ..

 
11 Amazing Things to Do in Hawai’i For Under $5

11 Amazing Things to Do in Hawai’i For Under $5

11 Amazing Things to Do in Hawai’i for Under $5 Hawai’i was recently named the second most expensive place to live in the country, falling just centimeters behind Connecticut. Some call it paradise tax, but we call it a small price to pay for living in one of the most incredible spots on Earth. Plus, ..

 
Eat the Region: Five Hawaiian Restaurants That Are Truly Farm-to-Fork

Eat the Region: Five Hawaiian Restaurants That Are Truly Farm-to-Fork

Eat the Region: Five Hawaiian Restaurants That Are Truly Farm-to-Fork Pretentious, self-satisfied foodies—you know who you are—like to credit themselves as being the first to know about the locavore craze, now widely known as farm-to-fork. (Get with it: “farm-to-table” is so 2013.) These ladies and gents have pushed the concept into such smug territory that ..

 
The Ultimate Buzz:  7 Hawaiian Coffee Shops That’ll Make You Forget About S#$%bucks

The Ultimate Buzz: 7 Hawaiian Coffee Shops That’ll Make You Forget About S#$%bucks

The Ultimate Buzz: 7 Hawaiian Coffee Shops That’ll Make You Forget About Starbucks Don’t you wish your name was globally synonymous with something bad ass? “You don’t believe that Oxford University is older than the Aztec Empire?” Samantha it. “You’ve never seen a rapping armadillo?” Oh My Gawd, you have to Samantha it! “I like ..

 
Mai Tais Are Old Hat: 7 Hawaiian Bars that Serve Serious Cocktails

Mai Tais Are Old Hat: 7 Hawaiian Bars that Serve Serious Cocktails

Mai Tais Are Old Hat: 7 Hawaiian Bars that Serve Serious Cocktails Dream of vacationing in Hawaii and chances are that you picture yourself sipping a mai tai at sunset, the trade winds dancing through the palms and fluttering your feathered hair while an ukulele strums quietly in the distance. How cute. Also: how pedestrian. ..

 
Beyond the Newlyweds and the Nearly Deads: Six Hawaiian Hotspots for Singles

Beyond the Newlyweds and the Nearly Deads: Six Hawaiian Hotspots for Singles

Beyond the Newlyweds and the Nearly Deads Six Hawaiian Hotspots for Singles There’s a reason why Hawaii is consistently ranked one of the top honeymoon destinations in the world: There’s something about the sultry island air that makes you want to do the horizontal hula the moment you step off the plane. Blame the humidity, ..

 
How to Crash a Luau and Get Properly Lei’d

How to Crash a Luau and Get Properly Lei’d

How to Crash a Luau and Get Properly Lei’d From the lavish to the laid back, the authentic to the unapologetically ersatz, luaus are the most socially acceptable events to toss back two too many MaiTais, ogle scantily clad locals, strike up a flirtation with an unassuming Canuk, attempt the hula, watch a grown man ..