Papa Kona Restaurant & Bar Opens

Gathering with friends for pupus and drinks is a favorite pastime for many Big Islanders. In fact, pau hana is often a daily part of one’s ritual in paradise. While hanging out and relaxing after work is nice in and of itself, the additional bonus of a gorgeous view and tropical breeze can make it…

Make Mine Chocolate: Lavaloha Chocolate Farms

Author Sandra Boynton said the greatest tragedies were written by the Greeks and Shakespeare — because neither knew chocolate. This is far from true in Hawai‘i, the only state where cacao is grown and produced into the world’s perfect food. Big Islanders love to dine out, however, local foodies often fall into the habit of returning…