‘Iolani Palace, the official residence of Hawaii’s monarchy, is a marvel of opulence, innovation, and political intrigue. Meticulously restored to its former grandeur, this National Historic Landmark in downtown Honolulu tells of a time when their Majesties, King Kalākaua, who built it in 1882, and his sister and successor, Queen Lili‘uokalani, walked its celebrated halls.
Naalehu, HI - Tucked into 8 lush acres and nestled in the midst of a macadamia nut farm, Macadamia Meadows Bed and Breakfast boasts spacious rooms, with many featuring private lanais, vaulted ceilings, canopy beds and claw-foot tubs. Breakfast incorporates locally grown fruits and macadamia nuts, and freshly ground Kona coffee. Employees offer tours of the macadamia nut orchard, and the farm features tennis courts, basketball courts and a pool.