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Aug. 10, 2018

Is Kakaako one of the best neighborhoods in Oahu?

Kakaako to me is one of the best neighborhoods in Oahu. 

When you're thinking about buying or renting a home you need to keep in mind you're not just moving into a house, you're also becoming part of a neighborhood. Many of us who have lived ...

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April 9, 2018

Whole Foods Market Kakaako Opening May 9th!

There has been a lot of anticipation surrounding Ward Villages in Kakaako's first grocery store, but wait no more! The opening date is going to be May 9th. This grocery store isn't just any old store, it's a 72,000 square foot two story, behemoth of a ...

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Sept. 28, 2016

Piggy Smalls: The Pig & The Lady is coming to Kakaako

The Pig & the Lady, an award winning restaurant located near downtown Honolulu will open a new restaurant at Ward Centre later this year. The restaurant, named Piggy Smalls, will offer contemporary Vietnamese eats and treats next to Agu Ramen at Ward Centre along Auahi Street.

Photo by @rick_poon Photo by @rick_poon

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May 31, 2016

Ala Moana Beach Park: The full makeover

With the Kakaako-Ala Moana area quickly transforming into a luxury-condo landscape, the city is now ready to dig its shovels into Ala Moana Beach Park for a much-needed makeover. Whether to surf, jog, or just enjoy the beach, the park has served as a gathering place for tourists and locals ...

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May 21, 2016

Kapiolani Residence: Everything you need to know

With all the new construction projects going on in Kakaako and urban Honolulu, developers are realizing there is a real need, and demand, for moderately priced housing. The HCDA does a great job ensuring that at least 20% of the housing built in the Kakaako neighborhood is allocated toward reserve ...

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April 5, 2016

Kakaako Farmer's Market

Looking for a fun Saturday morning activity filled with beautiful fruits and veggies, delicious treats, and fun lively music? The Kakaako Farmers Market brings delicious fresh ingredients to one of Honolulu's hippest neighborhoods.

Located in Ward Warehouse the Kakaako Farmers Market offers a great balance of fruits, vegetables, and food ...

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March 1, 2016

Inside Arvo: Kakaako's hippest coffee shop


 Afternoon Mates! or rather, Arvo Mates!

Arvo Kakaako

Nestled in Kaka’ako, you will find a quaint and homey café that is sure to satisfy your coffee and toast cravings. Started by sisters Casey Wiggins and Dixie Rose, and Dixie’s husband Mason Rose, Arvo is an Australian inspired café focusing on coffee and ...

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