Tips and Articles for Hawaii

Joe Schmelzer

With the economy still in flux, hotels are continuing to reduce their rates—in some cities by as much as 30 percent. Hotwire.com publishes a monthly... Read More

Life’s a beach for Mariam Ahmadi, 19, a Los Angeles resident of Venice Beach, who enjoys nothing more than easy access to the ocean. "I love living here... Read More

See our list of 20 Great American Beaches.It’s no surprise that this summertime, American travelers are planning to stick close to home. But that’s no... Read More

See our slideshow of the 10 Best U.S. Shelling Beaches.Glass-bodied lamps filled with bleached scallop shells and sand dollars; a pink-lipped conch... Read More

Los Angeles(%) Hotel Price Drop: -7.7%($) Average Room Rate: $112.34Anaheim–Santa Ana(%) Hotel Price Drop: -11.4%($) Average Room Rate: $102.38San Diego... Read More

“You have to keep moving or it dies,” explains Ian Schrager, the infamously obsessive hotelier who, with late business partner Steve Rubell, invented... Read More

“I thought you’d like to sit out here, so you can watch the traffic go by,” Auntie Rose suggests, offering me a chair.“Thanks, Auntie. But do you mind... Read More

U.S. + CanadaThe Caribbean + BermudaMexicoCentral + South AmericaEuropeAsiaAfrica + the Middle EastTop Cruise Lines for FamiliesU.S. + Canada1. Inn at... Read More

For 10 years I lived on the Hawaiian island of Maui. I had a complex relationship with paradise.When I stood in my backyard and looked off across... Read More

The stereotype of the surly Parisian maître d’ may be losing currency nowadays, but for the determined efforts of one man: Philippe Pinoteau, owner of... Read More

Angela HunsingerAssistant director of recreation, the Inn at Palmetto Bluff, South CarolinaYears on the Job: 4The Comforts of Home: I love to create... Read More

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Hotels: Hawaii1. Ritz-Carlton, Kapalua, Maui 88.5 2. Four Seasons Resort Maui at Wailea 87.4 3. Four Seasons Resort Hualalai, Big Island 87.3 4. The... Read More

TOP HOTELSOverall Continental U.S. and Canada Europe Hawaii The Caribbean, Bermuda, and the Bahamas Mexico and Central and South America Asia... Read More

Hotels/Resorts Cities Islands Spas Tour Operators Cruise Lines Airlines Car-Rentals Main Page Top Islands: MauiNATURAL ATTRACTIONSBeaches, beaches,... Read More

Q: My husband and I want to spend a weekend in Manhattan. Where are the best new places to stay and eat? —Alison Carter, San Jose, Calif.A: “I’d base... Read More

See our slideshow of the World’s Best Hotels for Celeb-Spotting.Try as she might to hide behind her signature oversize sunglasses, globe-trotter and... Read More

Mauna Kea Beach Hotel, Kohala Coast, Big IslandWhen I was growing up in Los Angeles, my parents would regularly decamp, sans kids, to the Mauna Kea. It... Read More

Take a deep breath. Chances are, the air filling your lungs is far from pure. Even if you live in a clean, ecologically conscious area, you may be... Read More

Book a stay at the New Mexico Skies inn, high in the Sacramento Mountains, and you’ll encounter some unusual rules. You’ll need to check in before... Read More

"What were they thinking?"That’s what Paco Underhill, author of the books Why We Buy and Call of the Mall, says he wondered when friends presented him... Read More

The koa wood and bronze columns of Hawaiian Hall, centerpiece of the Bishop Museum, has beenrestored to dazzling splendor by Ralph Appelbaum Associates ... Read More

Reader's FindIn the tiny village of Chassigny, my wife and I found the perfect place from which to explore the region's châteaux and gardens.... Read More

See our slideshow of Do-It-Yourself “Amazing Race” Adventures.One step off a platform and it’s 200 feet straight down. Strapped into a harness and... Read More

Being a restless spirit does not mean I sleep poorly in a strange bed. On the contrary. I’ve slept well everywhere—whether a dirt-floored safari tent in... Read More

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