Category Archives: Big Island Hawaii

7 Day Big Island Itinerary: Planning the Perfect Road Trip (+ Map!)

7 day Big Island itinerary

Are you heading to Hawaiʻi and are looking for the perfect Big Island itinerary? We have you covered! This is a guide about how to spend up to 7 days on the Big Island, including suggestions and flexibility for an even longer trip! On the Big Island, you will be able to check out 10 […]

12 Most Beautiful Big Island Waterfalls (+ How to Visit!)

Rainbow Falls

Are you planning on checking out some of the best Big Island waterfalls on your trip? This guide contains the prettiest waterfalls on the Big Island to add to your itinerary! No trip to Hawaii is complete without taking in all of the beautiful nature. The Big Island is no exception. Hawaii is especially known […]

33 Best Things to Do on the Big Island of Hawai’i (+ Tips!)

Sunrise at Hawaii Volcanoes National Park

The Big Island of Hawai’i is one of my favorite places to visit in the world. This is a guide to the best things to do on the Big Island, including a variety of bucket list activities for first-time visitors! One of the reasons I love the Big Island of Hawai’i is that it is […]

17 Incredible Things to Do in Waikoloa (& Nearby!)

Waikoloa Anchialine Pond Preservation Area

There are several fantastic places to visit on the Big Island and one of the most popular places to stay is in Waikoloa. This is a guide listing all the best things to do in Waikoloa (and nearby)! Waikoloa is a short drive north of Kona and the airport in Kona.  I actually have stayed […]

Big Island Scuba Diving Guide: Best Places, Tours, & Courses

Diving with manta rays. on the Big Island of Hawaiʻi

Hawaiʻi is considered to be one of the most magical places in the world, both due to its lush landscapes and gorgeous beaches. And the islands are teeming with beautiful places for divers. This guide showcases the best Big Island scuba diving locations, courses, tours, and more! It will cover great places for scuba diving […]

How to Visit Gorgeous Akaka Falls State Park (+ Map)

Akaka Falls State Park

There are so many astoundingly beautiful places to visit on the Big Island. This is a quick guide to Akaka Falls State Park, home of one of the most famous waterfalls on the island. Please drop your tips, comments, and questions in the comments section below. Thanks! About Akaka Falls State Park Akaka Falls State […]

4 of the Best Big Island, Hawaii Golf Courses You Must Play

Big Island golf courses

The Big Island of Hawaii is one of my favorite places in the world. The volcanoes, majestic waterfalls, and the food have left an impression on me over the years and I always find myself pining to go back.  There are also many Big Island golf courses that I would love to play someday. This […]

One Day in Hawaii Volcanoes National Park (+ Suggested Itinerary!)

How to spend one day in Hawaii Volcanoes National Park

Hawaii Volcanoes National Park is one of the most spectacular sites on the Big Island (and in the whole state!). This is a one day in Volcanoes National Park itinerary for those looking to embark on a day trip there! Home to two of the most active volcanoes in the world, Kilauea and Mauna Loa, […]

13 Breathtaking Big Island Beaches (That You Shouldn’t Miss!)

Punaluu Black Sand Beach

The Big Island is known for its diverse nature, geology, and its unique volcanic landscapes. And, there are some of the most breathtaking Big Island beaches that you can enjoy when there! This guide lists some of the best beaches on the Big Island of Hawaii.  From green sand wonders to gorgeous Hawaiian black sand […]

13 Day Hikes in Volcanoes National Park (All Skill Levels!)

Best day hikes in Volcanoes National Park

You will find several amazing day hikes in Volcanoes National Park that are suitable for all skill levels. This guide details the best Volcanoes National Park hikes, including lava tubes, volcano views, and more! Did we miss out on any worthy trails in Hawaii Volcanoes National Park? Let us know in the comments. Thanks! Day […]