The most popular outdoor items are all out of fashion in Honolulu.
What are some of the options?
Honolulu newspaper’s “Hilton Honolulu” article “The chair I like the most is a beach bench.
It’s very portable and it’s pretty easy to use,” said Mark K. Smith, who lives on the beach.
“The beach bench is what people think of when they think of camping chairs.
You put your clothes on and you’re ready to go.”
Smith has owned his own beach chair for five years and is planning to make one for his girlfriend, who also lives on shore.
“I’ve never had a beach seat, but I’ve bought a boat,” he said.
“It’s a great addition to the house.”
In contrast, the chair Smith is planning for his friend’s girlfriend has been sitting on the dock for several years, with no boat or chair.
“We’re really happy with our beach chair,” he added.
Smith also has a kayak, and it has been a huge help to him.
“He’s been kayaking all the time and it works great for him,” Smith said.
He’s also been able to make friends with a few local fishermen and has gotten a few free fish.
Smith said the only thing he’d change is that his girlfriend’s chair was more comfortable, and that he should have bought a more spacious one.
Smith is a member of the Honolulu Beach Club, a group of recreational anglers.
He said he is a regular member, but does not always take advantage of it.
“As a member, I can’t just walk into the club, but if I need a boat, I walk into them and get it for them,” he explained.
Smith has had a few people try to sell him the beach chair, but he said they have been a big hit.
“They said it’s really good, but it was just not really a good fit,” he recalled.
“But I didn’t want to go back to my old chair.
So I bought a new one, but then they wouldn’t sell me anything else.”
“It helps me out, because I get to sit there,” he told the Honolulu newspaper.
Smith hopes to buy another chair soon and is not worried about having to replace it if it breaks.
“When it breaks, I’ll be fine, but sometimes you don’t know until you’re down on the ground,” he joked.
Honolulu newspaper reports that Smith is not the only one with an interest in a beach-based vacation chair.
In January, a member from another Honolulu Beach club said he would consider buying a beach chairs, too.
“For me, it’s the only way I can be there when I’m not,” he stated.
The Honolulu Post-Bulletin reports that there are many other options for beach chairs out there, including kayaks, boats and even some camping chairs, but Smith said he’s the one who’s always got his back.
“There’s nothing I’m going to get more for it than that,” he quipped.
“Because if it’s not a chair, I’m doing it.”
Honolulu Beach Club membership member Mark K Smith said beach chairs are a good way to enjoy the beach without having to travel far.
“If you’re in the water and you want to relax, that’s what I’m looking for,” he explains.
“That’s what my wife and I love to do.”
He said the chair he’s considering for his beach chair would be a good choice for the average tourist.
“A lot of people want a chair,” Smith explained.
“So, it’ll just depend on what they need.”
Smith said he was happy to buy his new beach chair.
He and his girlfriend have had a great time together camping on the shore, and he said the beach chairs have been helpful in keeping them company.
“Now that we’re in Hawaii, we can do more and do it in style,” he remarked.
Smith and his wife had been planning to spend a week in Hawaii on the island, but now they are ready to take advantage.
“Our boat is a few days away,” he says.
“And we’re not going to leave that island for another week.
We’re going to take it easy and just relax.”
In addition to buying a new beach-inspired chair, Smith and his partner have also purchased a boat and kayak.