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Tiki Bars and Restaurants

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CLASSICS
Bali Hai - Shelter Island, San Diego
Hala Kahiki - River Grove, Illinois
Kahiki - A fond look back...
La Mariana Sailing Club - HI legend
Mai Kai - The World's Finest
Tiki-Ti - An LA legend
Tonga Room - A San Francisco treat
Trader Vic's - The classic tradition


OTHER FAVORITES
Bahooka - As seen at the TikiZone
Chuy's Hula Hut - At Lake Austin
Coconut Joe's - A private beach club
Hu Ke Lau - Massachusetts supper club
Hula Hula - Tropical atmosphere In Spain
The Islander - Rhode Island
Lee's Hawaiian Islander - In Jersey
Sam's Seafood - Since 1923


MODERN INTERPRETATIONS
Conga Lounge - Tiki in Oakland
Drift Lounge - Scottsdale,AZ
Hula's - Bar and Grill
Psycho Suzi's - Minneapolis
Luau Polynesian Lounge - in Seattle
South London Pacific - Guess where it is...
The Tikis - Honolulu, seen here and here.
Tiki's Belgium - Hmmm...
Tiki Bob's Cantina - Philadelphia
Waikiki Wally's - In NYC


FLORIDIAN IN NATURE
The Island - Floridian tiki
Kahunaville - Uhhh...
Martells - Buffetesque Jersey tiki
Tiki Bar - Pennsylvania tiki
Trader Todd - Florida tiki in Chicago


ALSO OF NOTE
Big Bamboo Lodge - In Kissimmee
Chef Shangri-la - Villa Park, Illinois
Julian's Rest - Quite a roof...
Kowloon - With Tiki Lagoon Room


TIKI FRIENDLY JOINTS
Big Foot Lodge - A friend to tiki in SF
California Clipper - Get loaded in Chicago
Continental - Pool lounge
Kitsch'n - Homemade Tiki breakfasts
Red Dragon - Strong drinks in Mnpls.


Exotic Cocktails

The Search for the Ultimate Mai Tai - !!!


RECIPES
Beachbum Berry - The James Beard of beach
Cocktail Database - Recipes...
Cocktail Page - Tons of recipes
Drink Boy - That's a handy boy
iBoozer.com - A few more recipes
Madrabbit's Tiki Lounge - Universal recipe
Tiki King's Virtual Bartender - Drink Up
Vik's Bar - Plenty of recipes
Webtender - Your online bartender


TIKI MUGS AND BARWARE
TikiQuest - Definitive Mug Resource
Martini Matt's - Personal mug collection
Mugs and More Gallery - Mug database
Munktiki - Original mug creations
Ooga-Mooga - Mug resource
Pseudopots - Custom work in Knoxville
Shag on Mugs - from HGTV
Swizzled's - A collection of swizzle sticks
TikiRoom.net's Mug Gallery - Fantastic!
Wildscene - Their mug guide page


MENUS
Tiki Ti Menu - a text guide


ADVICE AND INFO
Bar Signs - from Modern Drunkard Mag
Concerning Hangovers - an article


KAVA
Erowid - Kava Information
Fiji Kava - Fresh and wild
Herbex - 100% pure and fresh
NukaHiva Trading - 100% pure and fresh
Kava Kauai - High Quality Kava Products


Home Bars

Baxdog's Tiki Pad - Photos at Tiki Central
Big Jim's Tiki Bar - by Big Jim
Brucemore's Tahitian Room - from 1937
Erich Troudt's Backyard - A labor of love
Humuhumu Room - When in Seattle...
Jon and Traci's Bar - Albany, NY
Kongtiki Room - Our old room
Oceanside Tiki Bar - Al and Shelly's place
Pariarts World HQ - Lavish luaus and more
The 821 Club - Tell 'em Tiki King sent you
Tikibong's Bar - Photos at Tiki Central


Travel Tiki

DESTINATION RESORTS
Ambassador Hotel - in Waikiki
Caliente Tropics - Palm Springs classic
Coco Palms Hotel - Making a comeback
Indianola Tiki Resort - Men only it seems...
Key West's La Te Da - Dynamic tiki garden!
Madonna Inn - High livin' in southern CA
Royal Hawaiian - A romantic tradition
Waikiki Beachcomber - Home to Don Ho


RESORTS WITH SNAPPY NAMES
Camelot - with Exotic pool!
Coconut Hotel - In Quebec
Hawaii Kai Motel - Wildwood Crest, NJ
Hotel Aloha Inn - Kathmandu, Nepalc
Kon Tiki Inn - A mainland paradise
Mali Kai - North Wildwood, NJ
The Polynesian - Ocean Shores, WA
Tiki Resort - At Lake Geogre, NY
Waikiki Inn - Wildwood Crest, NJ


TRAVEL GUIDES
South Seas Adventures - Specialists


HIDEAWAYS
Jungle Bungalow - Nice
Jungle Cabana - Nice too
Kilohana - Maui hideouts


Island Info

HAWAII
Basic Hawaiian Dictionary - It's maikaii
Bishop Museum - Home of Ku
Black Bamboo - Tour planner and guide
Center for Pacific Island Studies - In HI
Eye of Hawaii - An island guide
Hawaii - by P.Theroux & Natl. Geo
Hawaiian Language - pronunciation guide
Hawaii's Last Queen - from PBS
Heart of the Sea - A film
HI Dictionary - Illustrated by 4th graders
HI Glossary - Local words and idioms
Hola Mai Pele - from PBS
Huna and Hawaiians - by Serge Kahili King
Huapala - Hawaiian Music Archives
Hawaiian Photography - By Fenichel
Hawaiian Point - Travel Info
Kualumehi - Hawaiian Storyteller
Maui.net - All things Maul
Maui Connection.net - Accomodations etc.
Planet Hawaii - A travel directory
Polynesian Cultural Center - HI's favorite
Pre-Contact Hawaiians - Colorful
Royal Elephant - Hawaii vacations
Travel Ape's Hawaii - A guide


TAHITI
Bali Hai - In French, with cool photos
Jordi's Tattoo Shop - For the real deal
Kon Tiki Museum - The famed journey
Papeete.com - For lovers...
Polynesia and Tahiti - A list of links
Sea Routes to Polynesia - Heyerdahl
Tahiti Legends - Vacation guide
Tiki Village Theatre - Polynesia's largest


MARQUESAS
Alptuna's Marquesas - Info and photos
Isles of Hiva - Language guide
The Marquesas - An overview
Tiki Marquesas - From Barracuda Mag


NEW GUINEA
Sepik River Carvings - A Guide
Sepik River - at Pacific Island Travel


EASTER ISLAND
Easter Island Foundation - Very thorough
Easter Island Home Page - Informative
Ellie's Easter Island - A psychic's view
Hostel Villa Tiki - Stay on Rapa Nui
Nova's Easter Island - Secrets abound


ELSEWHERE
Bali - For you
Crew Pacific - Ahoy, mate!
Island Search - South Pacific guide
Pacific Islander Festival - In San Diego
Pacific Island Info - Lots of it
Polynesian Voyaging Society - Set sail!
The Met - Oceanic Art Exhibit
Tiki Island, Texas - A Type B Municipality
Tiki Charters - Oregon Coast Fishing


Oceanic Myth and Legend

Hawaiian Gods - Essay by Fullard-Leo
Hawaiian Gods - from SpiritSouthSeas.com
Hawaiian History - A cultural view
Hawaiian Legends - Hula storytelling
Hawaiian Mythology - About.com's list
Hola Mai Pele - from PBS
Maori Language - Information Guide




Tiki Culture

Tiki News - The first journal of tiki
The Book of Tiki - All you need to ever know
Tiki Central - Open 24 Hours!
Tiki Magazine - Island Lifestyle


PERSONAL TRIBUTES
Club Polynesia - A personal lounge
Hanford Lemoore's Tiki Room - It's swell!
Hula Pages - Sheet music image archive
Les Tiki de Christophe - Nice, in French
Maryland, Virgina, D.C. Tikiphiles - Club
Mike's Tiki Room - Hawaiiana fun
Pariarts Tikiland - Luau tips, life lessons
Tikibot - Tattoo tribute
Tiki Boys - NYC Social Club
Tiki Fish - Popular tiki tales
Tiki Killiki - Enchanted world of...
Tiki King - Mysteries abound
Tikiland - German Tiki art gallery
Tikiology - A brief tiki stop
Tiki Tackett - Disney tiki tales & more
Tiki Village - Architecture
Tiki Wonder - Now in Portland
Tiki Zone - Things to see and buy
Tourists in Paradise - Global fun...
Trader Pup's - One man's world
Trader Woody's - Europe's finest tiki guide
Tulsa Tiki - From the heartland
Vegas Vic's - Personal tiki lounge


EVENTS
Exotica 2005 - Chicago, July 7-10
Hukilau - Hot Summer Fun
Farewell Kahiki - from Tiki News
Sounds Of Hawaii - CA Fun
Tiki Central Events - Up to the minute info


ADDITIONAL RESOURCES
Kona Kai Athens - Trader Woody's tale
Kon Tiki Museum - Heyerdahl Scholars
Lei Etiquette - from the Real Lei Man
Moving Images - Pacific film guide
Patio Living's Exotica - An explanation
Polynesian/Hawaiian Bars - City-in-Space
Roadside Peek's Tiki San Diego - CA
Roadside Peek's Tiki Town - Architecture
Trader Vic's Party Tips - At Rotodesign
Your Hawaiian Name - Find it!


IN THE PRESS
$40 a Day - HI on Cable's FoodTV
About.com's Tiki - A quick summary
Add a Little Tiki to Your Life - from the MJS
For the Love of Tiki - from Atomic Mag
Hawaii's Resurgent Appeal - from CSM
Mondo Tiki - from Minnesota Daily
Tacky? No, Tiki! - From NPR
Tiki Collecting - from HGTV
Tiki-Tacky Treasures - from Honolulu Star


Tiki Memories

TIKI GARDENS
Tiki Gardens Memorial - A fine tribute
Tiki Gardens - Another look


DISNEY TIKI MEMORIES
Adventureland - from Widen Your World
Adventureland Veranda - more from WYW
Enchanted Tiki Room - A tribute
Enchanted Tiki Room - At JustDisney.com
Polynesian Village Resort - more WYW
Polynesian Resort - from Tikiman 2001
Tiki Room Script - The current show


Exotic Artists

CARVERS AND SCULPTORS
BadAss Tikis - by Gary
Benzart - Handcarved iki
Bone Productions - Crazy Al
Cabanilla Makau - Hawaiian Hooks
Chuck Masek - Tikis, masks and more
Dave Krys - of DSK Designs
Ed's Heads Tikis - of Central Florida
Friendly Isles - Maui
FuzzyBigHead - Carvers
Gecko Tiki - South Seas Arts
Kreepy Tiki - Something from Miami
Joe Vitale Studio - Swell Stuff
Mai Tiki - Cocoa Beach, Florida
Maori Arts.com - Current carvers and more
Mushroom Man - UK stone works
Purple Jade - Accessories
Pariarts - Sculpture and more!
Red's Wood - Florida carvings
Sophisticated Savage - Doug Robinson
Tiki and Company - Islamorada, Florida
Tiki Bill - Palmwood tikis
Tiki Jungle - Garden art
Tikis by Seamus - by Seamus
Tiki Tony - Enchanting
Tiki Madness - San Diego
Tiki Mon - in Florida
Tiki Objects by Bosko - Escondido, CA
Tikis of Hawaii - Honolulu


PAINTERS AND ILLUSTRATORS
Atomic Tony Tiki - Great Scot
Dave Burke - Monsters, aliens, tikis
Tim Biskup - Painting, Illustration, fun
Coop - Art, merchandise, more
Dirty Donny - Cars, monsters,tiki
Steven Griffin - Monkey fun illustrations
Jimmy C - Hot rods, hot rods and tiki
Kaoru - See the Sound Falls
Moritz R - Mighty tiki
Mitch O'Connell - Paintings, prints, tattoos
KRK Ryden - Mongrel pop culture
Mark Ryden - Divine truth, science, & soul
Shag - He's everywhere!
David Sheldon - Illustration
Miles Thompson - Grab bag of goodies
Wassco - It's His World
Heather Watts - The Art Deck


GALLERIES
Copro Nason Gallery - Culver City, CA
La Luz de Jesus Gallery - Los Angeles, CA
Modern Gallery - Palm Springs, CA


COMICS
Hawaiian Dick - Tropical Noir 1950s Style


TATTOOS
Freaky Tiki Tattoos - by English Craig
Jordi's Tattoo Shop - For the real deal
Marquesan Tattoos - an article
Mitch O'Connell - Paintings, prints, tattoos
Oceanic Tattoo - Trevor Marshall


A LITTLE ART HISTORY
About Edgar Leeteg - an article
The Met - Oceanic Art Exhibit
Villa Velour - Black Velvet Painting


DESIGNERS AND TYPE
House Industries - Tiki type, House Mag
Retrobats - A typeface including tikis
Rotodesign - Swell free fonts
Tiki Fonts - at MyFonts.com
Trade Wind Graphics - Small Maui shop


CLIP ART AND GRPHICS
ArtBitz - Tiki Clip Art
Coconut Info - Classic Hawaiian Clip Art
Hawaiian Clip Art - three swell CDs


Exotic Sounds

LEGENDS
Arthur Lyman.com - Good stuff
Arthur Lyman - from SpaceAgePop.com
Don Ho - A tiny bubble on the web
Les Baxter - sweet "Official" site
Les Baxter - from Tamboo
Martin Denny - The Temple of...
Yma Sumac - The Official Site


CONTEMPORARY ACTS
Ape - SF's art and music explosion
Aqua Velvets - Spaghetti surf
Cherry Capri - Exotic dreams
Clouseaux - Alive with pleasure
Cocktail Preachers - Midwest Surf!
Da Howlies - Southern-fried Hawaiian
Don Tiki - Paradise on Earth
Kingpins - From Hawaii
Lushy - Refreshing
Maikai Gents - Romantic crooning
Mermen - An ocean of sound
Petty Booka - The enchanted world of
Tiki Tiki Bambooooos - Germany's favorite!
Tikiyaki Orchestra - Stereo Exotique
Tiny Bubble Band - Music and More
Vodkanauts - Sublime and ridiculous...
Windy City Islanders - Hangin' Loose!


LYRICS AND MUSIC
Happy Haole Songs - Lyrics
Hula Pages - Sheet music covers


UKELELE CORNER
Flea Market Music - by Jim Beloff
Hawaiian Ukelele Guide - Deep resource
Playing the Ukelele - from ThinkQuest
Tiki King's Uke Stuff - It's uke stuff


RADIO
Internet Radio Hawaii - Island music
Live365 - Online Tiki radio directory
SwankPad - the Swankiest
Vegas Vic's - Tiki Lounge


RESOURCES
Huapala - Hawaiian Music Archives
Surf Music Hall of Love - Many handy links
Ultralounge - Revivalist fun


POLYNESIAN DANCERS & SHOWS
Barefoot Hawaiian - in the Midwest
Hawaiian Paradise - Serving greater NYC
Kalanis Tikis - Entertaining Chicagoland
Instruction Schools - from Mele.com


Voyagers and Explorers

JAMES COOK
Captain Cook Society - About James Cook


WILLIAM BLIGH
William Bligh - Famous or Infamous?
Bligh - Service Record
William Bligh - Plant Explorer


THOR HEYERDAHL
Thor Heyerdahl - A bio
Thor Heyerdahl - Expiditions
Kon Tiki Museum - Heyerdahl Scholars


OTHER SEAFARING FOLK
Crew Pacific - Ahoy, mate!
Polynesian Voyaging Society - Set sail!




Exotic Shopping

eBay - When all else fails...


ONE STOP SHOPS
Aisle Tiki - Tiki shopping
Atomic Tiki - Swank retro shop
Bartiki - Bars, mugs and more!
Bone Productions - Crazy Al's wares
Falling Cocos - A little of everything
Flat Earth Trading - More tikis
Hawaiian Days - vintage lifestyle items
Hawaii General Store - from Seattle
House of Tiki - a Source of Island Decor
Island Madness - Buffetesque shopping
Luau Party Supplies - Priced to move
McPhee's Tiki Island - Tiki tzchotches
Oriental Trading - Luau supplies
Oceanic Arts - Professional suppliers
Tiki Cargo - Swanky Collectibles
Tiki Farm - Polynesian Pop relics
Tiki Freaks - Exotic wares
Tiki Madness Tiki Boutique - Goodies
Tiki Master - The Spirit of Aloha
TikiToo - Tiki stuff
Treasures of Tahiti - Extensive
Tropical Treasures - Surprisingly thorough
We Be Tiki - Tiki Store of Hawaii


TIKI MUGS
Dynasty Wholesale - Cheap mugs in bulk!
Flying Tiki - More mugs
Munktiki - Original mug creations
Louie B's Ceremics - From Hawaii
Stoo's Tiki Island - Mugs to trade
Tiki Farm - Their drinkware page
Trader Dutch - Mugs to buy


ALOHA SHIRTS
Aloha Hawaiian Shirts - Shirt store
Aloha Ma's - Retro shirts
Avanti Shirts - Classic shirts
Banana Jack - From Honolulu
Beanteacher - Aloha shirts
Big Kahuna - Hawaiian shirts
Hawaiian Lion - Hawaiian shirts
Hawaiian Shirt - Dot Net
Island Shirts - Custom-made aloha shirts
Kamehameha - Garment Company
Paradise on a Hanger - Shirts galore
Wave Shoppe - Hawaiian Apparel
Reyn Spooner - Traditional shirts


OTHER SWELL CLOTHES
Adrift Clothing - Get adrift!
Afa Tasi - Polynesian Tribal Gear
Black Pearl Designs - Tahitian Pareo
BowlingShirt.com - Snazzy tiki section
Pareo.com - Island wrappings
Rock-a-Tiki.de - Germany's favorite
Sassy Pants Vintage - For guys and gals
Tip Top Atomic Shop - Plenty o'fun
Toes on the Nose - Making Shag shirts


FABRIC
Barkcloth Hawaii - Fabulous '50's fabrics
Hawaiian Fabric - Fullbug's fun with fabric
Melinamade - Fabrics and wallpaper


ACCESSORIES
Cece Coco - Coconut purses
Eldorado Club - Charming jewelry
Mauna Kai Hawaii - Necklaces, beads, etc.
Three Cats - Tiki Room
Tiki King's Stuff - Chock full of goodness
Toothbrushes - from Floaty


HOME FURNISHINGS
A Home Eclectic - Unique tropical decor
Aloha Furniture - For all your needs
DSK Designs - Exotic Lamp designs
Meteor Lights - Swell lamp shades
Moon Shine - Life of the party lamp shades
Palm Tree America - Unique Decor
Right-On Futon - Chicago futons and tiki
Seacrest - Bamboo furniture & shellcraft
Starlite Room - Lots of goodies


ARTWORK AND ARTISTS
Afar Art Co. - Vintage Hawaiian prints
Artchecks.com - Check prints by Shag
Art Prints - for Home Decor
Bongo Bay Studios - Hawaiian Art
CheekyTiki - Arts and Decor
HonuArt.com - Fun stuff
Mauna Kea Galleries - In Hawaii
Printsellers - Classic Hawaiian images
Sophisticated Savage - Doug Robinson
Tiki Zone - Things to see and buy


FLOWER LEIS
The Real Lei Man - Leis for sale, shipping


LIVE PALMS
The Palm Shop - Rare and exotic palms
Sell Your Live Palm - Learn how!


BOOKS, VIDEO AND MUSIC
Armchair Traveling - Tiki Travel DVD
Booklines Hawaii - For hard to find items
Club Tiki - Featuring "Intoxica!
Hawaii Drinks - by Don the Beachcomber
Pacific Videos - History from Myriahs


LIQUOR AND SUPPLIES
Cocktail Candy - More SHAG, in sugar form
Da Vinci Gourmet - Flavored syrups
Haleakala - Maui Rum
Liquorama - Liquor Superstore
Sailor Jerry - Rum and other cool shit
Sovrana Store - More flavored syrups
Ti-Toki Liqueur - from New Zealand
Trader Vic's Products - Vic's own stuff
VooDoo Rum - Spiced Rum


BARWARE
Bartender Gift Set - From Kegworks
Cooking.com - Hosts a tiki party


HAWAIIANA
Hawaii Express - When you need it NOW!
Myriah's Polynesian Bazaar - Treasures
Stuff-o-rama - Hula dolls and more


TIKI AND MOAI
Big Rock BC - Cement Moai
Chocalate Moai - from France!
Clear Cut Creations - Tikis and moai
Easter Island Moai - from Surfing Cowboys
Giant Tikis - 10' to 20' Repros
Tikitoo - Tikis of all sorts


JETSAM
Hammock Hut - Selling, uh... hammocks!
Hawaiian Fountains - Little rock fountains
Hula Duster - from Archie McPhee
Poakalani - Tropical quilts
Tiki Clocks - Tick Tock Tiki
Tiki Murph - Jersey tiki supplies
Tiki Ouija Board - at Vampirahna
Tiki Soap - On a Rope!
Tiki Surf Co. - British surfing outfit


Professional Tiki Outfitters

Oceanic Arts - Supplying tiki and tropical decor to resorts, restaurants and royalty across the globe for 46 years!

Also see them
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Home Tiki Bar Depot

WHOLE BARS
Bamboo Ben - Bamboo Artistry
Bosko-made Tiki Bars - Poles and more
Cart Creations - Mobile Oasis
Krypton - Portable and fun
Portable Tiki Bars - They're...well...
Tikibars.com - Build your own!
Tropical Expressions - Pool side fun


BAMBOO
American Bamboo Society - Supplier list
Bamboo2U - Furniture, accessories, more
Bamboo Bridge - Selling bamboo
Bensons' Import - Bamboo and such
Zhe Jiang Bamboo - Have most bamboos


PORTABLE BARS
Folding Portable Tiki Bar - So it is...


THATCHING
McGhee and Company - Thatching
Safari Thatch - In Florida


OTHER SUPPLIES
Bamboo Fencer - Swell wall coverings
BuyTikiTorches.com - They sell 'em...
Frank's Supply - Cane, rush, bamboo
Frosted Glass Finish - Decorative lighting
Hula Curtains - There they are



Flotsam


FINE READING
Atomic Magazine - Guide to Retro Culture
Modern Drunkard - Handy news


CARVING INSTRUCTION
Chainsaw Carving School - in Wisconsin


SHOWING A LITTLE SKIN
Teaseorama - Burlesque friends of tiki
Winky Tiki - Pin-ups and such




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