Shopping Paradise in Hawaii

TripBlog
Oct 25, 2019

Hawaii is the perfect holiday paradise. It has sunshine, beaches, warm waves, diving, skydiving, hiking, and an island flavor. At the same time, it is also a shopping paradise. Duty-free shops and shopping centers are all available. So it is fun to enjoy shopping here.

Contents

  • 1.T Galleria by DFS Hawaii
  • 2.The Ala Moana Center
  • 3.Royal Hawaiian Center
  • 4.Bloomingdale's
  • 5.Waikele Premium Outlets
  • 6.Macy’s
  • 7.Pearridge

1.T Galleria by DFS Hawaii

Located in the heart of Hawaii's luxury shopping zone Waikiki, T Galleria is a duty-free shopping mall in the city center and is one of DFS Group's flagship stores. Compared to prices on the mainland Chinese market, you can save up to 20-70% here. The duty-free shop has three floors. The first floor sells fashion and accessories, food and gifts; the second floor sells beauty and perfume, fashion and accessories; the third floor is duty-free, selling watches and jewelry, fashionable dresses and accessories. Duty-free shops have Chinese customer service staff, making shopping more convenient.

The main brands are Bobbi Brown, Burberry, Cartier, Chopard, Dior, Giorgio Armani, Givenchy, Gucci, Jurlique, and so on. Once you buy a big item, you don't have to worry about carrying it at all. All valuable items can be delivered by DFS to the boarding gate of your departing flight.

Shopping Paradise in Hawaii

2.The Ala Moana Center

The Ala Moana Center is one of the largest open-air shopping centers in the world. It is also a popular shopping destination and dining and entertainment venue in Hawaii. The mall has more than 290 stores, a collection of luxury boutiques, as well as a number of high-end American brand stores, a variety of local brand-name stores and a variety of high-end restaurants. It includes three large department stores, including Macy's, the only Neiman Marcus in Hawaii. and Nordstrom. Local handmade jewelry, scarves, glassware, pottery and woodwork are also sold here. The paintings are almost all created by painters from Hawaii, and they are very collectible.

Shopping Paradise in Hawaii

3.Royal Hawaiian Center

This shopping mall is the largest shopping mall nearest to Waikiki. It spans three blocks and has more than 110 stores. It is a comprehensive shopping mall that integrates shopping, dining and entertainment. The Royal Mall is also home to a world flagship store, including Apple, Cartier, Hermes, Salvatore Ferragamo, Ferrari, Bvlgari and many other top brands. In addition, the center has several mainstream restaurants, outdoor coffee shops, casual restaurants and special food stores, which are an essential experience for you to experience the royal shopping center.

There is also a new Waikiki Coast Pedestrian Street in the mall, which includes a large open-air plaza that hosts some performances every day.

4.Bloomingdale's

Since 1872, Bloomingdale's has been the center of fashion trends, bringing together the most famous fashions, shoes, bags, cosmetics, boutique jewelry and gifts. When visiting the store, each customer will enjoy a unique personal reception, such as Chinese language staff and special concierge services. It's easy to enjoy shopping here. These are among the many reasons why Bloomingdale's has earned the reputation of being “a unique global department store”.

The main brands are Chanel, Dior, Burberry, MCM, Salvatore Ferragamo, Tory Burch, Kate Spade, Marc by Marc Jacobs, David Yurman, and Ippolita. Bloomingdale's (Hawaii store) usually has a big sale every year from May to July and from November to January of next year. In addition, the beautiful window of the department store is also a beautiful piece of scenery in New York during Christmas and New Year.

Shopping Paradise in Hawaii

5.Waikele Premium Outlets

Waikele Premium Outlets is a 30-minute drive from Honolulu. It is the only outlet in Oahu and is also known as the Hawaiian gathering place. It has more than 50 designer stores, including the Polo Ralph Lauren factory store, Saks Fifth Avenue Off 5th, Swarovski, Tommy Bahama and more.

For some well-known brands, such as Coach, MK, Vans, Calvin Klein, etc., the ranges are very complete here, and their prices are somewhat cheaper than domestic ones. It is worth spending some time to take a good look.

6.Macy’s

Macy's is a famous large chain department store in the United States, and is popular among Americans and tourists. It mainly deals in high-end men's and women's fashion, brand-name bags, clothing and shoes, children's wear, high-end cosmetics, perfumes and skin care products, household goods, electrical appliances, jewelry, watches and so on.

The brands aim at medium and high-end consumers and the price is often much cheaper than domestic ones. Many local American brands can also be seen everywhere. During the annual Christmas and New Year, the discount is particularly large.

Shopping Paradise in Hawaii

7.Pearridge

This is a very comprehensive shopping center integrating catering, shopping, entertainment and leisure. There are 224 shops and restaurants, most of which are located in the uptown and downtown districts. In addition to Sears and Macy, there are a number of special stores that can surprise shoppers, including Hana Paa, which specializes in fishing, snorkeling and diving equipment, and Things Remembered, which offers a variety of engraving and slogan services, and Pandora, which sells various jewelry.

The mall is dominated by Coach, Ralph Lauren, Kate Spade, Calvin Klein, Tommy Hilfiger and many other American brands. There is also a cinema, two food courts and two arcades, featuring the latest high-tech interactive games. The mall also hosts a variety of events, including a weekly farmer’s market and a classic car show which is held every season.

Shopping Paradise in Hawaii