Welcome to HawaiiIslander.com

Here you will find recommendations for hotels that best meet your needs, insider tips on local attractions and activities, and the best-kept secrets only a Kama'aina can provide. My mission is to open up the world of Hawaii to you and help you plan an adventure of a lifetime. Aloha! Mimi

The latest in luxe and vetted value accommodations

I've been to almost every hotel on each island - here are my top picks for your specific needs, whether it's a family reunion, milestone celebration, retreat or a simple romantic getaway.

From the best acai bowls to zesty cocktails

Every year, we create a lists from the best spots for breakfast, lunch, dinners, take out, plate lunches desserts ...and any other reason to eat! We also introduce you to the chef's worth your time (and money!).

"Do" or just "Be"... that is the question.

Hawaii is famous for transformation - this can come in many forms, learning or perfecting your ability to catch a wave, exploring the undersea world or securing the best hammock on the island, we've got all of the options.