The weather forecast doesn’t look good at all! While waiting for 8 am to call the tour company, we prepared our frozen dinners as breakfast haha! I called Mauna Loa Helicopters and asked about my scheduled tour at 1:30 pm – she said she’ll need to wait for the pilot to make the decision as condition… Read More A Rainy Day in Kauai
Happy New Year! We started off our New Year heading to Kauai – the Garden Isle. Our flight was at 8:43 am and we got there at 7 am. Early morning in the open-air airport of Big Island, it was a bit chilly so take your sweater or hoodie with you! We sat near the… Read More Kauai – the Garden Isle
Wednesday is the farmers’ market day throughout the island! Some places even have on Saturday as well such as the big Hilo’s Farmers Market every Saturday and Wednesday! We had thought about going to Hilo but at the end decided it was not worth the trip across from Kona to Hilo. We woke up pretty… Read More Big Island Farmers’ Market
The famous Kohala Coast beaches here I come! We woke up early for our beach day but guess what, it was very cloudy out! I checked the weather forecast and it should be clear around 10 am, I was crossing my fingers! As hubby was getting ready, I found this website: http://www.kona123.com/beachmap.html it was super useful… Read More Big Island Beaches
Waking up at 9 AM after a long day at the Volcano National Park yesterday was refreshing. I don’t like to waste precious vacation time sleeping but sometimes we need a good rest so we can recharge again! It was too late for breakfast so we decided an early lunch at 10 AM at Da… Read More Exploring the North Side of the Big Island
The day has come, the reason why we visited the Big Island is primarily to see the Volcano National Park! Although I warned my husband that there’ll be no lava viewing so he wouldn’t be disappointed 🙂 I searched on Yelp for breakfast options on the route and found Mahina Cafe. It was on the… Read More A Day at the Volcano National Park
Good morning Big Island! After a good night sleep, we were refreshed and ready to go explore the island! I liked the fact that sunrise at 7 am so I don’t need to wake up my poor hubby to watch the sunrise with me or something crazy like that LOL! Alarm was set to 8… Read More From Waterfalls to Exotic Plants and Delicious Poke!
When I think of the Island of Hawaii also known as the Big Island, my first impression is black volcanic rocks. The moment we landed our foot on the Big Island, I was surprised by how colorful it is! This picture was taken after we got our rental car and driving out of the airport… Read More Big Island, Not Just Volcanic Rocks!
Good morning and Merry Christmas from Oahu, Hawaii! Best Christmas gift? Watch the sunrise together from our beautiful ocean view balcony! The sun slowly peeking out behind Diamond Head and coloring the ocean and the sky! I had my GoPro set up to capture a sunrise time lapse while hubby setting up the tripod for… Read More Merry Christmas from Oahu, Hawaii!
Dreaming of a white Christmas? Yep, we had a white Christmas but with white sand instead of white snow! After almost a year of planning (well booking in advanced), we were back to Hawaii for the 2nd time and what was better was: we spent Christmas and New Year in Hawaii! Where shall I begin… Read More Christmas Eve at Honolulu!