Well here it is. Its near the main entrance to the Ala Moana Shopping center near the beach. They have thousands and thousands of accesory magnets lining their walls. Some are animal magnets. Others have hawaiian tropical themes or feature pictures of gadgets. If refrigerator , message board magnets are your thing , youll find what you want here. The prices are relatively high since its a specialty shop in the mall.
They are located in the Ward Centre - shopping center and dont have the funky rocknroll or hobbyist musician vibe that the other guitar oriented retailers do. Their store looks immaculate and the prices are very high. They sell a lot of acoustic guitars which are popular in Hawaii as acoustic guitar styles are very popular in Hawaiian music. They also have a kind of high priced collectibles vibe there with very clean examples of older electrics and acoustics at very high prices. Other stores have said they have good repair and parts service for guitars and amps. Ive only purchased some small parts for my electrics.
next to Borders book store. Theres New Age spiritual vibe there and they sell things like various polished stones that are supposed to have some spiritual signifigance. Along with an assortment of New Agey products they have Psychic Readings , Rune Readings and other services which Ive never had. If you are into this type of stuff , there are books, Posters and plaques there along with a variety of knick knacks that have a New Agey them to them.
Fairly small pet store but they have a large variety of fish they sell on display in fish tanks there. They also carry in the back , sealed off glassed rooms with puppies, turtles, rabbits and various birds. Along with that they carry many accessories and supplies --- aquariums, pet toys, grooming tools and other products. The prices arent cheap as its in the main mall but its one of the better stocked pet stores in Hawaii.
For a change of pace , something different to do if you are in Hawaii and want something difference besides the beaches and sun here. Its away from the Waikiki and Downtown Honolulu area , but not really far. For $7.50 including skate rental , you can skate in a fairly large warehouse like building setting all day. They have reduced rates early in the afternoon. There is also food and video games for kids who arent into skating. A great place to take your kids.
is an open area in the middle of Waikiki nestled between various hotels and businesses on a busy street near the beach. There are thick large trees there that create a dark shaded area in which many merchants operate a large number of carts in which they sell their products. Theres a large variety of things from the usual T-shirts , sandals and suntan lotion to candles and other handicrafts. There are also some bars and a few casual eating places among the small shops.
The main one is in Honolulu situated , at the base of some small mountains , from there you descend a slight slope close to Waikiki and not far from Ala moana Park, shopping center. Its a very pleasant campus with a lot of upgrading and building going on. They are building another major campus on the other side of the island and there is also one on the big island of Hawaii. Its not the most highly rated campus academically but a popular one due to its obvious location , Hawaii. Its particularly popular for people to take summer school classes and spend their summer vacation here at the same time.
and can speak Japanese fluently. He helped me in the establishment of a corporation and his fees were reasonable. Unlike some lawyers , there isnt the stiff formality or any hint of sleaziness in his manner.
which are very popular though expensive. KCAA Muriel is part of a pre-school system which keeps your kid busy from 7am-5pm. They take kids from 2-5 yrs old and provides breakfast , lunch and an afternoon snack. They claim 1/3 of the kids they take come from low income families. The atmosphere is pleasant and the teachers there are attentive and work well with children. KC muriel is across the street from Office Depot near Ward Center and has a playground for outdoor play activities. There is tuition assistance for families that cant afford the school but its around $400-500 a month.
Actually it merged with another small bank recently. Its noted for its extremely friendly tellers and very low minimum checking account in which there are no periodic fees charged. Ive found the bank to be very flexible and helpful, in such cases as the time I kept losing my PIN number in which they didnt complain but quickly got me a new one several times in a row.