Fun at Ala Moana Center

David and I spent a few hours at Ala Moana Center in Honolulu today, strolling through the Ewa Wing, which was recently built.

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This is a new ice cream store, called Nitrogenie.  The ice cream is made with liquid nitrogen, which freezes the ice cream quickly, making it creamier than other ice creams.  I ordered a delicious caramel sundae:

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Bloomingdale’s is a new addition to Ala Moana Center:

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I love to look at the jewelry at Na Hoku:

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We had lunch at Mariposa Restaurant, located on the third floor of Neiman Marcus:

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We started with a lovely popover with strawberry butter:

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David ordered a burger with fries:

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I ordered the grilled shrimp with mashed avocado, veggies and sliced orange:

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These two women stopped at our table and modeled clothing, sold at Neiman Marcus:

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This is what we saw on our way back to our car:

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All in all, we had fun at Ala Moana Center today.

10 Responses to “Fun at Ala Moana Center”

  1. Christine Says:

    I remember visiting this mall! It looks like you had fun and the food looks delicious!

  2. Linda Reeder Says:

    Looks like a very upscale shopping mall!

  3. Olga Says:

    Very posh. It looks like a fun place to spend window shopping time.

  4. tom sightings Says:

    And they say nobody goes to the mall anymore. It sounds like fun. We’ve scheduled our trip to the big mall for next Friday. It’ll get us into the holiday spirit.

  5. Hattie Says:

    The popovers with strawberry jam are very Upper West Side. And Bloomingdales! That’s amazing. You could be in Manhattan, except that in Manhattan most everyone would be rail thin and dressed in black!

  6. dkzody Says:

    Oh, Bloomingdales and Neiman Marcus. I am so jealous. We have nothing like this in Fresno. Nothing!

  7. Linda Starr Says:

    we rarely go shopping but that looks like a wonderful place to relax and have a nice outing

  8. DeniseinVA Says:

    A lovely shopping mall Gigi. I haven’t been in a Neiman and Marcus for years.

  9. SchmidleysScribblins Says:

    Truly a fun day.

  10. Beatrice Says:

    Going to a shopping mall not to buy anythingbis the best type of outing because you have more freedom and no pressure.

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