Category Archives: Hawaiian Islands

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 […]

Doors Off Helicopter Tour of Kauai (+ Nā Pali): Useful Tips Before You Go

Doors off helicopter tour of Kauai

There are just certain activities you must do in Kauai. A doors off helicopter tour of Kauai is one of them! This guide details what to expect before your Kauai helicopter tour, how to book the best one, and what to bring with you to ensure you have the most memorable trip! This guide will […]

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 […]

14 Best Oahu Waterfalls You Shouldn’t Miss (+ How to Reach Them)

Manoa Falls

Are you looking to go on a hunt for the prettiest Oahu waterfalls? This guide details the best waterfalls in Oahu (and how to get to each of them)! As one of the largest islands in Hawaii and the overall United States, Oahu has tons to offer anyone who visits. From gorgeous landscapes to crystal-clear […]

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 […]

Hiking the Manoa Falls Trail in 2022: Tips + Practical Info

Hiking the Manoa Falls Trail

One of the best hikes in Honolulu and a short distance from Waikiki is the Mānoa Falls Trail. This guide details everything you need to know before enjoying the hike to Mānoa Falls! If we missed anything or you have additional questions about the Manoa Falls Trail, please let us know in the comments or […]

28 Best Things to Do in Honolulu (for First-Time Visitors!)

Best things to do in Honolulu

Honolulu is the largest city in Hawaii and undoubtedly the one with the most going on. These are the best things to do in Honolulu for first-time visitors – including cultural sights and more! Any tips or recommendations for what to do in Honolulu? Let us know the Honolulu attractions we missed in the comments! […]

20 Breathtaking Kauai Beaches You Can Visit (+ Travel Tips)

Ke'e Beach

Known as Hawaii’s Garden Island, Kauai is famous for its lush greenery, tropical rainforests, tall mountains, and beautiful beaches. This post shows off the best Kauai beaches (covering various parts of the island)! There are places in Kauai that you can only access via the sea or air, which promise to provide some of the […]