Duke developed a lifelong love of both Islamic Art and Hawaii on her first honeymoon in the 1930s. She soon built Shangri-la and continued to visit here until the end of her life in the 1990s. For more on D.D. and Shangri-la see:
Shangri-la's Entry Courtyard
|Terrific tour guide meets us at the entrance of the house|
Doris's bedroom wing overlooking the pool.
Sadly, the interior with the stunning tile bath is not part of the tour! See the Shangri-la web site.