If you go


From LAX, United, American, Delta and Hawaiian offer nonstop service, and Alaska, United and US Airways offer connecting service (change of plane). Restricted round-trip fares begin at $445.


Wailana Coffee House, 1860 Ala Moana Blvd., Honolulu; (808) 955-1764. Open 24 hours a day.

Aloha Tower, http://www.lat.ms/XFf85z. Observation deck open daily; free.

Chinatown, chinatownhi.techmonde.net.

First Friday, http://www.firstfridayhawaii.com

Kamaka Hawaii, 550 South St., Honolulu; (808) 531-3165, http://www.kamakahawaii.com. Open 8 a.m.-4 p.m. Mondays-Fridays. Free factory tours Tuesdays-Fridays at 10:30 a.m.

Hau Tree Lanai, New Otani Kaimana Beach Hotel, 2863 Kalakaua Ave., Honolulu; (808) 921-7066. http://www.kaimana.com/hautreelanai.htm. Reservations suggested.

Kapiolani Park, http://www.kapiolanipark.net. The park includes the Waikiki Aquarium, Honolulu Zoo, the Waikiki Shell and the Diamond Head Tennis Center.

Waikiki Beach Marriott Resort, 2552 Kalakaua Ave., Honolulu; (808) 922-6611, http://www.lat.ms/XFfl8W. Hawaiian slack key with George Kuo, Martin Pahinui and Aaron Mahi on the Moana Terrace, 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. Sunday.

Jerry Santos and Olomana Music, http://www.olomanamusic.com

Sans Souci Beach Park, http://bit.ly/LOr7qv