How The Ala Wai Canal Forever Changed Hawaii’s Largest Tourist Destination

Located within Honolulu city limits on the island of Oahu, Waikiki is the most popular destination in Hawaii for beach-bumming, shopping, dining, entertainment, and activities, and is packed with luxury resorts and hotels. And while most people have visited this tourist mecca at least once, not everyone knows about the canal that shaped this iconic neighborhood. 

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now:

Have you ever wandered along the Ala Wai Canal before? If you’d like to learn more about Waikiki, click here to discover 11 fascinating things you might not have known about this famous destination

Address: Ala Wai Canal, Honolulu, HI 96826, USA