Honolulu in Honolulu County, Hawaii — Hawaiian Island Archipelago (Pacific Ocean)
—Waikīkī Historic Trail —
Kawehewehe is believed to have healing powers. For centuries, Hawaiians have come here to heal spiritual and physical ailments.
In 1912, a home here was converted to a boardinghouse known as “Grays-by-the–Sea.” Its grounds were later incorporated into the Halekulani. The beach is still known today as Gray’s Beach. The natural sand—filled channel that runs through the reef makes it one of the best swimming areas along this stretch of ocean...
Location. 21° 16.65′ N, 157° 49.967′ W. Marker is in Honolulu, Hawaii, in Honolulu County. Marker can be reached from Kalia Road west of Beachwalk Street. Click for map. It is at the beach end of the public beach access walkway between the Outrigger Reef and the Halekulani hotels. Marker is in this post office area: Honolulu HI 96815, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Afong Villa (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Mahiole (about 600 feet away); Japanese Light Tank (about 600 feet away); U.S. 105mm Howitzer M3 (about 600 feet away); Japanese Type 1 (1941) (about 600 feet away); U.S. Prefabricated Pill Box (about 700 feet away); U.S. Light Tank, M24 (about 700 feet away); Monarchy Cannon (about 700 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Honolulu.
Categories. • Notable Places •
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by J. J. Prats of Springfield, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,600 times since then and 89 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on , by J. J. Prats of Springfield, Virginia. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.