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The world famous North Shore of Oahu comes alive in the winter with monstrous waves, professional surfers and thousands of excited wave watchers. Turtle Bay Resort is located at the end of what’s known as the “Seven Mile Miracle,” referring to seven miles of epic surf breaks. The seven mile miracle begins in Haleiwa and ends at Turtle Bay Resort, the official sponsor of the Vans Triple Crown of Surfing.
If you plan on visiting us during prime surf season, here’s some tips you need to know before you head out to watch all the action.
Everyone knows Christmas in Hawaii doesn’t include snowflakes, snowball fights, and snow angels but that doesn’t mean the North Shore of Oahu isn’t as cool as the North Pole during the holiday season.
Here are 10 Island inspired festive activities you can enjoy in paradise.
1. Giddy-up with a Reindeer Ride
Our horses, we mean reindeers, will take you on a whimsical ocean view trail ride. These North Shore Christmas excursions begin December 20 and run through the 27th. Rides are daily at 1:30 p.m. Make sure you bring your camera, There will be a special opportunity to capture holiday photos - the perfect souvenir of your Christmas in Hawaii!
They say one man’s trash is another man’s treasure, so maybe it’s not that hard to believe that the centerpiece of the most elegant party of the year was trash. We’ll get back to that later. First, let's talk about the night to remember.
September 1, More than 2,000 ladies and gents dressed in white, celebrated a special evening on Turtle Bay Resort’s Stables Lawn at the 5th annual Dîner en Blanc in Honolulu.
History of Le Dîner en Blanc
Le Dîner en Blanc tradition has actually been around for 30 years and originated in Paris, France. It started when a group of friends decided to meet in the park for a picnic. They all wore white so it would be easy to find each other. Now three decades later, the tradition lives on in more than 80 cities around the world where people meet up for an elegant picnic in a beautiful location.