Home to the bustling metropolis of Waikiki, world-class resorts, golden beaches and endless outdoor adventures, Oahu is Hawaii’s most visited island – and for good reason. We’ve pulled together the best things to see, do and eat to help you hit the sand running on your island adventure.
1. Eat shave ice from Matsumoto Shave Ice
This summer classic hails from Hawaii, so it’s totally acceptable to have one after every meal, right? Matsumoto’s, located in the funky town of Haleiwa on Oahu’s North Shore. This family-owned shave ice parlour has over 35 flavors available. Opt for classic raspberry, treat yourself with a rainbow trio or add azuki beans and ice cream for a Japanese twist!
2. Snorkeling at Hanauma Bay
Dive right in and swim amongst the fishies at this marine life conservation area, which boasts a thriving underwater ecosystem complete with tropical…