Welcome to Welge Travel Report's Hawaii guide. Here you'll find the best of Hawaii. WTR's Hawaii map shows you the location of our favorite things to do in Hawaii - including Doris Duke’s Islamic Art Collection and The Hawaii Tropical Botanical Garden.
You'll also find the best dining in Hawaii, guided by WTR's own Carlota Cuisine. Fine dining in Hawaii includes Monkey Pod Kitchen and Kaleo’s Bar & Grill.
Welge Travel Report Notables for Hawaii
Getting around Hawaii
Public Transportation in Hawaii
WTR's Tony Transit says it’s best to have a car, a helicopter and/or an airplane to get around the Hawaii area.
People Watching in Hawaii
Our Francois Flaneur say for the best "PW" head for the beaches.
Beverages in Hawaii
WTR's Larry Lager says umbrella drinks are very popular.
Dining in Hawaii
WTR's Carlota Cuisine says the best specialty spot is Town - L & D: M-Sa, 3435 Waialae Ave #104, 808-735-5900
A fun starter is the ahi tartare and risotto cake or the black mussels with fennel.
For your main the mahi mahi with local vegetables or the chicken leg with tatsoi, grapes and pancetta are favorites.
Dessert is their apple-banana creme pie and your wine is the '11 Prum riesling.
Shopping in Hawaii
Our Shari Shopper thinks the best mall is Ala Moana Shopping Center.
Recognition for Hawaii
We extend special thanks to the people who manage and/or own the institutions, museums and restaurants featured in our guides. In some instances wehave relied on their descriptions and photos.
Lagniappe for Hawaii
WTR's Ernie Exhibit provides information on special exhibitions for our featured museums such as the Honolulu Museum of Art.
Now to October 28, 2018 see The World Reflected
The World Reflected features highlights from the museum’s contemporary art collection that touch upon current issues such as identity, ethnic inequality, colonialism, and the environment.
See works by Vito Acconci, Robert Arneson, Jennifer Bartlett, Geoff Chadsey, Lesley Dill, Edgar Heap of Birds, William Kentridge, Kara Walker and others.