November 2013: Table of Contents
Sure, we’re lucky to live in Hawaii, but if you live on Oahu, there’s so much more to the place than sunsets and beaches. From paiai delivered, to cool aloha wear, from Dave Shoji to gay marriage, here’s why we’re so fortunate to live in this city.
by the honolulu magazine team
Hawaiian: Dead or Alive?
Thousands more young people today speak olelo Hawaii (Hawaiian language) than did their counterparts 30 years ago. Or at least they’re schooled in it. But is that enough to revive a language?
by constance hale
Life O Kai
Hawaii’s surrounded by more ocean than anywhere else on the planet and it offers us endless opportunities for fun.
photos by ryan t. foley
Hawaii’s Most Endangered Places
The Historic Hawaii Foundation, the state Historic Preservation Division and HONOLULU Magazine compile an annual list of some of our state’s most endangered sites.
by victoria wiseman
Making a Difference
It’s not about how much you make, but what you make of it. Here, we profile six people working behind the scenes to build a truly better Hawaii.
by james cave
125 Years of Covers
This month, we release 125 Years of Covers, a book chronicling more than 350 issues of HONOLULU and its predecessor, Paradise of the Pacific. Check out a few of our favorites.
Reasons to get out and go in November
Where the Sidewalk (Camping) Ends
A Hawaiian Thanksgiving
Hula, Near and Far
Streakin’: A Comet Comes to Hawaii Skies
Field Notes: Beach Volleyball
Upgraded gifts for the Mainland, local layering pieces, cool shades and hot menswear.
by stacey makiya and brie thalmann
Ono: Food & Dining
Moroccan, Lebanese and Korean cuisines pop up in hard-to-pronounce, authentic restaurants, plus five delicious takes on the once-banned absinthe.
by martha cheng and james cave
From Our Files
HONOLULU Magazine and Paradise of the Pacific—chronicling the Islands since 1888.
by a. kam napier
Welcome to the Issue
For 125 years and counting, we’re still loving Honolulu.
by michael keany
Afterthoughts: Beyond Beauty
Hawaii wants to be loved as more than just a pretty face.
by michael keany
Our readers respond.
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