HONOLULU (AP) The Latest on President Barack Obama family vacation in Hawaii (all times local):
President Barack Obama and his family dined with friends Wednesday night to cap off another day of their Hawaii getaway.
The presidential party traveled to the well-known restaurant Nobu, after spending an hour touring a center for Islamic art and culture in Honolulu.
The high-end restaurant is known for innovative Japanese cuisine.
Earlier in the day, the relaxing command in chief played golf with three friends.
The Obama family along with friends spent an hour Wednesday evening touring a center for Islamic art and culture in Honolulu.
The center is in Shangri La the former mansion of the heiress Doris Duke that overlooks the Pacific Ocean near Diamond Head.
The president’s brother-in-law, Konrad Ng, is the director of Shangri La. Ng is married to Obama’s sister, Maya Soetoro-Ng, and the couple and their family live in Honolulu.
The party traveled by motorcade from their rental home in Kailua to the center, about a 30-minute trip.
President Barack Obama spent about four hours playing golf with three of his buddies at Kapolei Golf Course on the west side of Oahu.
Obama and his Punahou School classmates Mike Ramos, Bobby Titcomb and Greg Orme enjoyed a sunny and breezy day on the links.
As the president’s motorcade left the golf course at 3:58 p.m. it was a warm 80 degrees.
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