Hawaii Convention Center, Honolulu, Hawaii, United States of America
Nestled steps from the famous Waikiki in Honolulu, Hawaii, the Hawaii Convention Center is a world-class event venue offering premier facilities spread over beautifully-landscaped grounds. The facility is accented with fishponds, waterfalls and courtyards as well as stunning structures and décor that perfectly mix state-of-the-art architecture and tropical setting touches. Onsite event spaces are spread over 1.1 million square feet, which include 47 meeting rooms, a 35,000 square-foot ballroom and a 200,000-square-foot exhibit space. In addition, the center is also home to more than 2 acres of landscaped rooftop terrace that opens to breathtaking views of the ocean.
Honolulu and its neighboring Hawaiian towns like Aiea and Kailua are home to dozens of attractions every tourist will love to visit. These attractions include the famous Diamond Head, where tourists can trek to the extinct Diamond Head volcano and enjoy breathtaking views of Waikiki. Another must-see sight is the Pearl Harbor National Memorial. This 184-foot landmark honors the thousands of Americans who died during the Pearl Harbor Japanese attack. Those who want to know more about the beautiful history of Hawaii can book a tour at the Iolani Palace. This National Historic Landmark was built in 1882 and is the official residence of the monarchs of Hawaii. After a day enjoying the shops, dining areas and the beach along Waikiki, tourists can indulge in world-class comforts at the Halekulani. The 5-star beachfront hotel features a full-service spa, 3 restaurants and an outdoor pool. Those who want to experience premium comforts without burning a loads of cash can book a room at the 4-star Ala Moana Hotel. This upscale hotel comes with an outdoor pool and an elegant restaurant serving fusion specialties. The Hawaiian Monarch Hotel is also a nice place to stay as it is the nearest to the convention center.