There’s a fun thread going at Tiki Central, started by TIKI-TONGA, inspired by the Reagan-tear brouhaha — various world leaders, with their tiki mugs. Naturally, Mr. … Continue reading World Leaders and Their Tiki Mugs
Very, very exciting times in Dallas… the long-anticipated day has finally arrived, and the Dallas Trader Vic’s has reopened. The great news, the fabulous news, the … Continue reading After 20 Years, the Triumphant Return of Trader Vic’s to Dallas!
A thought crossed my mind today… in the past few years, most of the countries of western Europe have seen a tiki bar or two open: … Continue reading Where’s the Tiki in France?
A bunch of news erupted last week (and lots of links to my blog — thanks for that!). Here’s a quick roundup: Plans have been changed … Continue reading Latest News on Trader Vic’s Beverly Hills
CBS Special ident from the ’70s Anyone who was a kid in the ’70s or ’80s probably still experiences a pins & needles reaction when watching the above six scant seconds of gloriousness… this is the ident CBS played before … Continue reading Jungle Drums Are Calling You… to Watch a CBS Special Presentation
This old matchbook from the Grass Shack caught the eye of its owner, uncle trav, one day recently. He found it a year ago, but only … Continue reading Grass Shack: Pre-Kahiki Bamboo Joint
About a thousand tikiphiles gathered to celebrate the 50th Anniversary of the Mai-Kai this past October, as part of the annual Hukilau event. However, the real, … Continue reading Ft. Lauderdale: Mai-Kai 50th Anniversary Dinner