One of the most memorable places we visited on Oahu, was the valley of temples.
Although this has become a more frequently visited site recently, it still feels like a hidden gem. The Byodo-In temple sits at the bottom of the 2,000 ft Ko'olau mountains in Oahu's Kaneohe region.
It was built to commemorate the first Japanese settlers in Hawaii - constructed in the 1960's without any nails! Pretty impressive!
The Temple makes for a quiet and calm visit, and embodied everything that I hoped a Japanese inspired garden would.