Big Island Day Trip – Volcanoes and Waterfalls

By at October 27, 2012 | 1:43 am | 0 Comment

The Big Island of Hawaii is by far the largest of all the islands in the Hawaiian chain, and it is also one of the most time consuming when it comes to getting from one place to another. Since the island is quite large and there is so much to see, a three or four day stay is recommended to fully explore and enjoy this island. But, what happens when the desire to enjoy

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Big Island Fall Fairs and Festivals

By at September 19, 2012 | 1:25 am | 0 Comment

As the tourist crowds thin in favor of fall school sessions, the Big Island changes from a family fantasyland to something more genuine and sedate. Islanders know that the period between Labor Day and Thanksgiving is one of the best times of year for those not tied to family, school and other fall commitments to visit the islands. The weather is the best of the entire

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Cliff Jumping South Point

By at June 5, 2012 | 4:04 pm | 0 Comment

[gallery] The windswept land of Ka Lae, also known as Big Island's South Point, is home to some of the most picturesqe coastline in the state.  Holding the title of the southernmost point in the United States, this spot is where locals and adventure seekers alike come to jump off the edge of the world. Many come here to stand atop the rocky cliffs and look out at

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Night Diving with Manta Rays

By at February 17, 2012 | 5:58 am | 0 Comment

At 8:15 we're driving down Ali'i dr. headed for Keauhou bay. The sun's been down for two hours, there's no moon, the ocean is just an inky blackness beyond the guardrail. We arrive at the Sheraton Keauhou Bay, park the car, and proceed up to the ocean overlook attached to the outdoor lounge. Here at Keauhou bay they shine bright lights into the coastal waters at night.

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