What better place than Hawaii is there when you envision a romantic getaway? Visit Honolulu, Hawaii’s capitol city to experience all the romance of a tropical getaway for yourselves. This island has plenty of fun in the sun and romance is just around the bend.
Points Of Interest
Stay at the Manoa Valley Inn during your romantic getaway and relax in true tropical fashion. “The Manoa Valley Inn is a Honolulu landmark located in an exclusive area of Honolulu one block from the University of Hawaii. Built in 1912 and listed on the National Register of Historic Places it provides a luxurious and quiet experience away from hectic Waikiki for visitors and local residents alike.” “it is surrounded by the beauty, luxury, and serenity of Manoa Valley. Relax in the quiet of the peaceful and spacious lanai and soak up a bit of Hawaiian nostalgia from years gone by. ”
The Top 5 Honolulu Restaurants
1. Chef Marvo
2. Alan Wong’s
3. Michel’s at the Colony Surf
5. La Mer
For couples that are interested in history, Pearl Harbor is just a short way away from Honolulu, HI. Here you can experience a place in history that will never be forgotten. Take a tour of the site of the sunken USS Arizona and the Pacific Aviation Museum while you are at it.
The best way to get out and see the island while experiencing romantic nostalgia with your sweetheart is to take the Waikiki Trolley. The Trolley is a charming replica of a San Francisco cable car and will take you all over the island to see the sights and soak in the history.
Beyond cruising the island by trolley, Honolulu has many historical tours to take and even has a cruise line that offers sunset cruises with dinner and a show.
The Arts in Honolulu
Honolulu, HI being the largest city in Hawaii is known as a tourist city. It has many attractions to visit including a zoo, many museums, an arboretum, an aquarium, many beaches, and a few botanical gardens. Some of the attractions to be sure to visit include the Honolulu Museum of Art, the Aloha Tower, the Lyon Arboretum, and the Kapiolani Park.
Honolulu, HI has no professional sports teams, however if you don’t mind rooting for the home team, you can catch a game with your love and cheer for the University team. Honolulu also hosts three major road races throughout the year; The great Aloha Run, The Honolulu Triathalon, and the Honolulu marathon. If you and your sweetheart are into jogging then you are on the right island.
There are a few things that you can do for a unique date while visiting the island. You can see some of the local antique stores like Tin Can Mailman, Hound & Quail and T. Fujii Japanese Antiques, and dig for a historical memento of your trip, go snorkeling with your sweetheart, or even visit a cafe that sells pinapples and other local produce to try out some of the island’s homegrown flavor. Whatever you find to do around the island, it is sure to be special when you are with your sweetheart.