This past weekend there was a horrific fire in Oakland, just across the bay from our home in San Francisco. The fire was in a creative … Continue reading Home Tiki Bar Fire Safety
A new Polynesian Pop book Tike’a is a new book project by Dr. Alderete, a graphic artist based in Mexico City with a longstanding love of … Continue reading Critiki Gift Guide 2016
I wish I could know where we are headed. Oh, for a time machine, this time to peek forward instead of backward. But I cannot know, the … Continue reading Uncertainty and Escape, Plus a New Feature: Latest Activity
Critiki’s new Upcoming Visits feature has been a big hit. I’ve heard from many of you that you are excited about being able to use Critiki … Continue reading Learn When Critiki Members Are Coming to Your Town
At last, the long-awaited day is approaching: Clifton’s Pacific Seas has started to be used for special invite-only events, and is currently slated to be open to the … Continue reading Clifton’s Pacific Seas Is Almost-Open in Downtown L.A.
In my post about touring Palm Springs’ tiki bars, I mentioned Jeff Cleveland of Tonga Hut. Jeff recently moved to Palm Springs from Milwaukee, where he was … Continue reading Ohana Joe, My New Favorite Tiki Drink
Last weekend I went on a Southern California tiki road trip adventure with my friend John Coyle, heading to the Mod Palm Springs event. Earlier, I … Continue reading SoCal Road Trip 2016: Palm Springs’ Tiki Bars