Checking out the hidden gems around Oahu is a little bit like exploring the island like a local. Why not travel off the beaten path and see what the island has to offer outside of Honolulu?
While not as well known as Waikiki or the North Shore, Oahu’s southeast and east (Windward) shore beaches are worth exploring. Windward means the eastern side of the island as wind blows east to west on Hawaii. The area also receives more rainfall than other parts of Oahu, creating lusher, greener views.
Visitors to Kauaʻi who stay in “resort bubble” hotels (Enhanced Movement Quarantine properties) and receive a negative pre-travel test, as well as a post-travel test three days after arrival will be released from the mandatory 10-day traveler quarantine.
Kauai is practically a picture perfect island and a one of the best places to start a family-friendly adventure. There are a ton of perfect Family-friendly hotels and resorts in Kauai, choose the one that’s best for your needs.
To see the authentic Hawaii, you have to dive a little deeper. From beach towns to memorable villages, exploring the small towns of Hawaii is the only way to really immerse yourself in the Rainbow State. The next time you're planning a Hawaiian getaway, be sure to check out some of our favorite small towns in Hawaii.