For select days during the month of October, the luxurious Halekulani hotel is offering a menu inspired by Executive Chef Vikram Garg's international culinary training. “In this menu, I’m sharing my 22 years of travels around the world, distilled into culinary experiences. It speaks to my philosophy of sourcing locally and cooking globally,” says Garg. “Each dish brings back personal memories for me. For instance, the Ginger Yogurt Marinated Chicken with Mint Chutney and Kachumber Salad brings me back to my youth growing up in India, the Jamaican Jerk Spiced Pork Chops with Mango and Hearts of Palm Salsa was a favorite when I lived in the Caribbean, and the ‘Soe Galbi’ Korean-Style Beef Short Ribs with Kim... Read More
If you like your vacations hot, then you'll be pleased to hear that the historic Volcano House hotel in Hawaii has reopened this year. The opening is staggered, with bookings available at various times via website, with goodies to be offered first.
Shuttered since New Year’s Day 2010, Hawaii Volcanoes National Park’s iconic Volcano House, which overlooks Kilauea caldera and erupting Halemaumau crater will begin its gradual reopening this weekend.... Read More
Four Seasons Resort Maui is hosting an exclusive event featuring the World Famous Red Violin and Opus One Wines during the Wailea Wine & Food Festival, December 6-9 as part of the resort's 'Unforgettable Events' series. Master Executive Chef Stettler has created a menu that traces the path of the Red Violin, with pairings by Opus One for each course. The violin 1720 is the same one that was featured in the film of the same name. The price for the event ($795 per person) includes an Ocean View room and special rates pre and post.... Read More
The great thing about Hawaii is that the year-round warm weather means you never have to give up your bikini body and the Lumeria Maui Wellness Retreat is providing new inspiration to stay in shape. Yoga classes come with your stay, so you can salute the sun as it rises over a nearby crater, or opt for the hotel's other wellness programs, from watersports to cleanses.... Read More