Olympic Gold Medalist Jamie Anderson is Coming to North Shorejamie anderson at turtle bay

During the Winter Olympics held at Sochi, Russia, one of the athletes that stood out in the snowboarding competition was Jamie Anderson. The Californian native won a gold medal in the women’s snowboarding slope style category.

Jamie Anderson is coming to North Shore although in an interview, she revealed that she has been busy lately for press days where she will be flying to New York and Los Angeles. She is hoping to be able to take part in the popular music festival in the North Shore, the Wanderlust, which will take place by the end of February.

Physically Fit

On the interview, Jamie Anderson was asked how she keeps herself physically fit. According to her, she lives in the mountains and therefore, she snowboards a lot. When the weather is warmer, she will go mountain climbing, hiking. She also tries the stand-up paddle boards as well.

Jamie also mentioned that she practices yoga in order to maintain her overall strength and balance, which is probably why she is coming to the Wanderlust festival. The music festival which will be taking place at the North Shore of Oahu is all about yoga and music.

About the Wanderlust

The Wanderlust festival is filled with ecstatic celebrations. It is not only about music, but it is also a yoga festival. On this event, some of the world’s leading yoga instructors will gather along with top musical artists, as well as renowned speakers, international chefs and entertaining performers. All of these are weaved together in order to bring a unique experience filled with delights and surprises.

Whether you are a fan of mountaintop adventures like Jamie Anderson, or perhaps, you just simply want to explore and meet interesting people from all over the world, the Wanderlust is certainly an event that you should not miss. It is an opportunity to unplug from your usual day to day life and discover something extraordinary.

What to Expect

The Wanderlust will take you to a different kind of adventure. Along with your yoga mat, take part on the interesting yoga classes and come dancing to the entertaining music that goes to your ears. You get to also join the entire community in indulging on a Hawaiian feast. You can eat, drink and sample some of the most mouthwatering dishes prepared by well renowned chefs.

You can bring a friend or your group of friends or perhaps, meet new friends out there. The event will start from the early morning meditation until night time wherein you get to enjoy chakra spinning music along with some musical performances. The best thing of all is that all these will be happening right at the backdrop of the beautiful North Shore in Oahu.

If you want to join the event, simply go online and book your ticket. Remember that this is one of the most awaited music and yoga festivals all over the world, so you better hurry. And who knows, you might bump into Jamie Anderson out there.


Indulge on your Favorite Cocktails at Hang Ten Bar & Grill – The hang ten bar turtle bayFunnest Restaurant at the Turtle Bay Resort

If your idea of a vacation is indulging on some tropical drinks surfside, then you should drop by the Hang Ten Bar & Grill while vacationing in Turtle Bay. The restaurant features an outdoor dining experience, where you can have a refreshing break and indulge on one of the island’s finest Mai Tai’s.

Here, you can relax to the soothing sounds of the surf and discover why the Turtle Bay is one of the most visited islands worldwide. The resort has even received various awards and recognitions and this is why it’s one of the most popular island destinations.

Lunch and Cocktails

turtle bay resort restaurants hang tenThe restaurant serves lunch and cocktails. For lunch, you can choose from among the following signature dishes:

  • Fresh Local Ahi Sandwiches
  • Crispy Coconut Shrimp Basket
  • Hang Ten Ball Park Dog
  • Basket of Fish and Chips
  • Hang Tenders
  • Garden Burger
  • Rosemary Grilled Chicken Sandwich

Some of the most famous cocktails that the restaurant is known for are:

  • Monkey’s Lunch
  • Turtle
  • Ko’olau Colada
  • Lava Flow
  • Tropical Rush
  • Mai Tai
  • Cadillac Margarita
  • Tropical Splash
  • Malibu Islander
  • Malibu Black Storm
  • Sea Orchid
  • Piña Colada
  • Skinny Chichi
  • Malibu Pineapple Delight

Special Happeningsturtle bay resort bars

Each night, for the entire week, you will discover a lot of special happenings in the restaurant. You can witness a spectacular drum circle, live Hawaiian style music, keiki hula halau, fish fries and fire knife dancers.

During sunset, indulge on the restaurant’s signature drink, the Green Flash, and linger outdoors. The green flash is actually an optical phenomenon which occurs shortly right after the sunset or just before sunrise when some green spots are showing. It will usually show up for about a second or two.

These green flashes occurs due to a group of certain phenomena, although they are common on those locations that have unobstructed horizon, like those places over the ocean, or perhaps, at the pool area of the Turtle Bay where the Hang Ten Bar & Grill is located.

Signature Drink

In reference to the green flash, which is a special kind of phenomenon that you can only experience at Hang Ten, the restaurant has come up with a signature drink named after it. This drink is a blend of the Sauza Tequila and Blue Curacao that is then added with pineapple juice and OJ and then topped with the Midori Garnish as well as a cherry. Such drink is only served about half an hour before and after the sunset.

Restaurant Details

The Hang Ten is indeed one of the best restaurants at Turtle Bay where you can hang out and relax while enjoying their favorite cocktail drink and snacks in a surfside dining setting. The restaurant and bar is open daily and cocktails are served from 10 AM until 10 PM. The food service is available from 11 AM until 7 PM. For more information or for those who want to make a reservation, they can call 808-293-6000.


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