Honolulu is the state capital of Hawaii and is located on the island of O‘ahu.
In the 2000 census, Honolulu is the 46th largest city in the United States with a population of 371, 657.
Honolulu is approximately 2,500 miles away from the west coast of the continental United States and 3,850 miles from Tokyo, Japan.
The average daytime temperature in the summer is about 85° Farenheit (29.4 C) and the average daytime temperature in the winter is 78° Farenheit (25.6 C).
You can find just about everything you want in or around Honolulu, including world-class shopping, the high-tech center of downtown Honolulu, the famous Waikiki Beach. The list below includes a few popular Hawaii sights.
- Bishop Museum
- Diamond Head Crater
- Dole Plantation
- Hawai‘i Plantation Village
- Honolulu Zoo
- ‘Iolani Palace
- Mission Houses Museum
- Pearl Harbor/Arizona Memorial/
- Polynesian Cultural Center
- Sea Life Park
- Waikiki Aquarium