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Review of North Shore

North Shore
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Owner description: The northern region of Oahu is a destination in itself, offering a wide variety of natural wonders and resort activities.
Los Angeles, California
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11 reviews
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Reviewed December 10, 2012

Driving around the island, we found ourselves in the North Shore at some point. It was more for my brother's benefit, to see the surfers, as he is a surfer himself. But we each enjoyed the scenery and awesome waves that the North Shore had to offer.

Visited April 2012
1 Thank Katrina N
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Spokane Valley, Washington
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed November 30, 2012

Beautiful beaches and very friendly locals. Much slower pace than Waikiki, which was just what we were hoping for. Go visit the HE>i in Haleiwa, you'll be glad you did.

Thank Josh-102011
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fort worth
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Reviewed November 25, 2012

We saw a lot of interesting things on the north shore & one of them was the Fumis Shrimp Truck!
I guess it was some of the best shrimp we ate in Hawaii!
There's some great surfing spot/beaches.
It's a beutiful drive!

Visited December 2011
3 Thank john p
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Richardson, Texas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 169 helpful votes
“So Many Offerings”
Reviewed November 24, 2012

The North Shore area is another beautiful gem on Oahu. We were fortunate to visit this on our arrival day, and a surfing competition was on going. We sat on the beach, watched incredible waves, and took in some incredible surfing observation.

Don't forget to venture towards Turtle Beach. Brutus apparently is a regular, and had no problem with the hundreds of pictures being snapped up by his sunning posture.

There is also Ka'ena Nature preserve to the west, still part of the North shore, and not to be missed.

There are plenty of shops in the area, food trucks, and local establishments to take in. I could of just sat there for hours watching the waves break.

Visited November 2012
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“true Hawaii”
Reviewed November 18, 2012

We spent a few days in North Shore in a rented beach front cottage north of Haleiwa..Haleiwa itself is a charming little town dotted with local boutiques , home of the Macky's shrimp truck, the Opal Thai restaurant and the renowned Matsumoto's shave- ice store. It is close to Sunset beach, a pristine stretch of sand and Waimea Beach Park , the place to go swimming with friendly waves and less tourists. In North Shore, you will come across beautiful local beaches shaded with coconuts trees with only a few kids surfing the waves, small cottages towns dotting the shorelines , locals fruits shacks and shrimps trucks, a slower pace of life and you will come to love Hawaii, the way the locals love their island.

Visited November 2012
2 Thank thu51
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