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Stop At Mahaiula Beach After You Arrive In Kona
Big Island

Stop At Mahaiula Beach After You Arrive In Kona

Drive north from Kona International airport (KOA) for 20 minutes and you’ll reach the first beautiful white sand beach in North Kona. Mahaiula Beach is one of three white sand

Kekaha Kai State Park's 3 Magnificent White Sand Beaches
Big Island

Hike To Makalawena Beach In Puu Alii Bay

Makalawena Beach is the least visited beach of the three white sand beaches in Kekaha Kai State Park. While it may require a little extra effort to reach, it’s not

Kua Bay Is The Gorgeous Beach That Has Everything
Big Island

Kua Bay Is The Gorgeous Beach That Has Everything

If you’re looking for azure waters and velvety-soft white sand, look no further. Kua Bay is a spectacular sight and as perfect as a postcard. For those arriving into Kona

Walk The Kukio Beach Path For Coastal Views
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Walk The Kukio Beach Path For Coastal Views

Kukio Beach is a fun beach that has a little bit of everything. There are turtles to see, a long paved path along the coastline, free parking, a small beach

Coastal Hike To Kiholo Bay To See Green Sea Turtles
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Coastal Hike To Kiholo Bay To See Sea Turtles

Hiking to Kiholo Bay’s Wainanalii Pond is a neat little local gem on the Big Island. If you’re into nature and being outdoors, I think you’ll really enjoy this outing

Akaka Falls
Big Island

How To Really Have Fun At Akaka Falls

Akaka Falls is one of the Big Island’s most famous waterfalls measuring at over 400+ feet. If you’re spending time on the Hilo side of the Big Island, you may

Alii Mushrooms from Hamakua Mushrooms
Big Island

Melt-In-Your-Mouth Big Island Delicacies

For Those Living The Foodie Lifestyle You’ve probably already seen the tourist brochures boasting the best shave ice, plate lunches and loco mocos in the state, but what about for

Nene goose
Big Island

Don’t Nono The Nene Geese In Hawaii

Nene geese may be “just birds,” but I grew up learning about these rare birds that were endangered and native to Hawaii. In our culture, we have a great respect for them

Big Island

Top Tips To Mauna Kea Summit

What You Need To Know For Your Mauna Kea Ascent Most Mauna Kea visitors make their way up this dormant volcano on a 4×4 vehicle, which is bumpy but a

Lava flow at sunset.
Big Island

Viewing lava on a boat on the Big Island

No photo or video on the internet can compare to seeing running lava with your own eyes. There are a few lava boat tour companies to choose from, but smaller boats

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Hawaii Travel: GPS Tours

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For those on a Hawaii travel budget, try out the self-guided audio tours by Shaka Guide (a locally owned company right here in Oahu). Choose from the many driving or walking tours, open the app, and enjoy an entertaining GPS tour full of history and culture as you sightsee the islands.

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