**Updated : March 2023**
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After spending just over 48 hours on Oahu Island ourselves, we've gone ahead and put together our complete list of places to stay, places to eat, and things to do on Oahu! Read on for our best recommendations for Oahu and scroll all the way to the bottom to watch our 48 Hours in Oahu video! It's also worth noting that the Island of Oahu has a great public bus system, and once you get a "TheBus" pass, it'll only be $3 per ride or $7.50 for the whole day - it can also take you from downtown Honolulu to the North Shore!
Places to Stay
During our visit to Oahu, we stayed at the Ramada Plaza by Wyndham Waikiki, which was perfect for walking to the beach and taking the bus to explore other parts of Oahu! We've listed other places we would highly recommend below :
Where to Eat
You guys already know one of our favorite things to do when visiting a new place is to try as many new foods as we can. With so many great options on Oahu, we've listed our favorite places to eat near Honolulu first, with places to eat along the North Shore right below!
Things to Do
With so much to do on Oahu, we've also gone ahead and put this list together with recommendations for things to do near Honolulu first, and things to do on the North Shore below. In order to stick to our budget as best as we could, a majority of the things we've listed below are also budget friendly!
Some of our favorite things to do on the North Shore include :
We hope you have the best time exploring Oahu! Have any questions? Let us know in the comments!
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We're Deborah & Tyler, a pretty average husband and wife duo from a pretty average state that didn't want to live so averagely. After our *Covid wedding we sold everything that didn't fit into the Jeep and moved to Alaska, then decided to take a gap year!
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