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Tag Archives: Hawaii

Mother Nature is Alive at Hawai’i Volcanoes National Park


2010 Travel Writing Contest 4th PLACE WINNER

At any National Park, you’re sure to experience Mother Nature in all her glory. But her wild, unpredictable side is on full display only at Hawai’i Volcanoes National Park on the Big Island of Hawai’i.

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Easy Riding in Kauai


Kauai is known for the natural beauty of its sandy beaches, majestic cliffs, and cascading waterfalls. People come to Kauai to experience old Hawaii. Much of the island remains untouched by human development, allowing a large playground for exploration.

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Honolulu Luxury: Pohaku Massage and High Tea


You do not have to go far to experience luxury in Honolulu. My day of pampering began with an oceanfront breakfast at House Without a Key. While the restaurant draws tourists and locals alike every night with Hawaiian music and classic hula they also offer an amazing breakfast.

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Wild Side Specialty Dolphin & Whale Tour

Wild Side Specialty, "Wild West Tours" offer a unique glimpse into the world of over 20 species of whales that make Oahu their home as well as many dolphin species.  It’s a unique opportunity to spend a day with marine wildlife biologists while they explore the beautiful Hawaiin waters in search of these beautiful animals.  Connect with Wild Side Specialty Tours by visiting their website Read More

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Exploring Oahu’s Beauty on Foot, Bike and Boat


There are many sides to Waikiki, Hawaii’s biggest city and many ways to spend a day. Of course, you can relax pool side drinking blended drinks, play in the surf or shop the many ultra high end stores in town. Or you can seek out another side to this cosmopolitan Hawaiian locale; one that includes hiking in a bamboo rainforest, finding some of the best city views by bike and ending the day with a catamaran sail.

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Glider Ride on Oahu’s North Shore

52 Perfect Days, editor Alexa Meisler soars in the sky with The Original Glider Rides on the North Shore of Oahu. Taking off from Dillingham Airfield on Oahu’s North Shore our glider was towed up into the sky by a small propeller plane and then let loose to glide over the Pacific Ocean, Mountains and the television show "Lost" filming sight. Check out their site to set up your own incredible high flying adventure!

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Kauai for the Adventurous Family


If you are looking for a peaceful, quiet paradise the whole family will enjoy, the island of Kauai is tough to beat. After visiting several other Hawaiian islands, Kauai offered the best family atmosphere. Read More

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Family Fun on Kauai


Kauai has a reputation as a romantic and quiet island and after a recent trip with my husband and children we found how family friendly it is as well. Our hotel of choice for this family vacation was the Kauai Marriott Resort and Beach Club in Lihue. The beautiful entrance is situated among swaying palm trees and adorned with numerous tiki torches. Entering the spectacular open air lobby you’ll find Koi ponds, beautiful swans and lush tropical gardens.

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Golf In Paradise at the Poipu Bay Course


Are you considering a trip to Hawaii’s garden isle, Kauai and do you like to play golf? If so, you have an opportunity of a lifetime awaiting you. Kauai is, without a doubt, one of the most scenic and idyllic locales on earth. The Hawaiian Islands are all wonderful, but you have not seen Hawaii in all of its splendor until you have visited Kauai.

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