Hawaiian

Pacific Beach Hotel Waikiki (Waikiki, Hawaii) 4

Pacific Beach Hotel Waikiki (Waikiki, Hawaii)

When we had our conference this year in Hawaii most of our staff stayed here at Pacific Beach Hotel and during that time the place was under renovation so the facilities was quite limited since some of them were closed, luckily the ballroom area was available so most of our...

Tiki Terrace (Lahaina, Hawaii) 1

Tiki Terrace (Lahaina, Hawaii)

This so far is the best dinner I had on the island and we got really pampered when the hotel hosted this amazing dinner at Tiki Terrace. We started quite early, I think we all sat down around 5:30PM so we started to get some refreshing cocktails like this daquiri...

Tiki Grill (Lahaina, Hawaii) 3

Tiki Grill (Lahaina, Hawaii)

When I posted a couple of days ago I remembered that I said on my first day in Maui I had a light snack, well this was it. I know for most this is not light but if you came from two flights one eight hours and another one hour...

Joey's Kitchen (Lahaina, Hawaii) 3

Joey’s Kitchen (Lahaina, Hawaii)

This is my first time in Mauibut not my first time in Hawaii, if you haven’t visited this part of Hawaii and only had visited Honolulu then you are missing a lot specially if you are looking for a quieter vacation. If you think Honolulu is laid back wait till...

Kalua Pig 1

Kalua Pig

Kalua Pig or Kalua Pork is a simple dish of salted pork tightly wrapped in banana leaves then left to cook in an underground pit oven with hot lava rocks If there is one feast food that is really easy to prepare but still looks festive then nothing can beat...

Copycat Alley Restaurant Oxtail Soup 2

Copycat Alley Restaurant Oxtail Soup

Copycat Alley Restaurant Oxtail Soup is a soup made with oxtails simmered slowly with orange peel, ginger, shiitake, dried dates and star anise. Back from my trip in Hawaii I saw this video Righteous Bites Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives hosted by Guy Fieri and one of the dishes he featured...

Hawaiian Style Macaroni Salad 2

Hawaiian Style Macaroni Salad

Hawaiian Style Macaroni Salad is a type of macaroni salad made out of macaroni pasta dressed in mayonnaise milk dressing. When you visit Hawaii and eat their local dishes like Kalua pig, Loco Moco and Garlic Shrimp Scampi you will be served with rice plus another carbohydrate dish in form...

Hawaiian Garlic Shrimp Scampi 2

Hawaiian Garlic Shrimp Scampi

Hawaiian Garlic Shrimp Scampi is a shrimp dish marinated in olive oil, fresh chopped garlic and lemon butter drizzled with a garlic lemon butter and caramelized chunks of tasty garlic Hawaiian Garlic Shrimp Scampi is a shrimp dish marinated in olive oil, fresh chopped garlic and lemon butter drizzled with...

Hula Dog (Honolulu, Hawaii) 1

Hula Dog (Honolulu, Hawaii)

I am not sure if there are other establishments like this in Hawaii but what I tried was the Hula Dog when we saw it when we were buying some groceries in the Food Pantry. While waiting outside for my wife I saw this hotdog place and it offers a...

Loco Moco 1

Loco Moco

Loco moco is a popular dish in Hawaii, a simple dish made out of hamburger patty, fried eggs and a rich brown gravy topped in a bowl of freshly cooked white rice. There are different variations of this dish where chili, bacon, spam, kalua pork, teriyaki beef and different seafood...