Located in the urban part of Honolulu between Kahala and Diamond Head. This neighborhood of Honolulu is a mix of the cozy residential area and the small business quarter. The hood has down-low not rushed atmosphere with family-run restaurants and small service companies. It is home to numerous public and private schools, as well as Kapiolani Community College, a branch of the University of Hawai’i system. The neighborhood is also famous for an active Japanese community that regularly conducts festivals and cultural events.