FROM THE ARCHIVE:Whether kept with care in a glass house or growing wild in meadows, botanical varieties of all sorts wait yearlong for the pinnacle of spring. In this spirit, we unearth four stories from the NUVO archive inspired by greenery.
The low-rise, simple white stucco entrance to Shangri-La gives no hint of the riches inside. The façade, like the reticent Doris Duke, keeps its secrets hidden from prying eyes.
Hawaii’s oldest isle wears its “garden island” nickname with verdant aplomb.
The Limahuli Garden’s ancient history, deep cultural links, and heroic gardening practices make it unique among Hawaiian gardens.
An oasis of raw, natural beauty.
If the goal of one’s vacation is to find a balance between complete relaxation and local adventure, the Four Seasons Oahu does not disappoint, providing a level of detail-oriented luxury unlike that of any other accommodation on the island.
Oahu is known for its North Shore, which is home to the “seven-mile miracle” of legendary coastline and surf. Turtle Bay Resort sits on the northernmost point, less than an hour’s drive from the airport and a far cry from the bright lights and bustling beaches of Honolulu.
FROM THE ARCHIVE: The wafting aroma of lilikoi (passion fruit), sea salt, coconut, and hibiscus greets the nose upon arrival to the islands of Hawaii—and that combination might even be a flavour for Oahu-based frozen-treat maker OnoPops.
Forget everything you’ve heard about Lanai. If you’ve heard anything at all, that is.