Aloha Vibes

Shangri La: the Hidden Gem of Diamond Head
Nestled near Diamond Head in Honolulu, Shangri La is a stunning estate that once belonged to heiress and philanthropist Doris Duke. Inspired by her travels and love for Islamic art, Duke created this serene retreat, blending intricate designs and artifacts from the Islamic world with the natural beauty of Hawaii. Today, Shangri La serves as a vibrant center for Islamic arts and cultures, offering visitors a glimpse into its rich history and Duke's extraordinary legacy. Whether you're an art enthusiast or simply appreciate beautiful places, Shangri La is a must-see gem in Honolulu.
Dive into a Sea of Color: Fashioning Aloha at the Honolulu Museum of Art
Aloha fashion lovers! 🌺 Dive into the "Fashioning Aloha" exhibit at the Honolulu Museum of Art, April 12 to September 1, 2024. Curated by Tory Laitila, this vibrant showcase explores the rich history of aloha wear, featuring stunning garments like holokū, muʻumuʻu, and aloha shirts. Discover inspirations from native flowers to Asian motifs and enjoy nostalgic photos of aloha wear from the 1930s to today. Visit the Honolulu Museum of Art’s (https://www.honolulumuseum.org) for details. Aloha! 🌈