Category Archives: Things to Do

Wai’anapanapa State Park: Things to Do + How to Visit

Wai'anapanapa State Park travel guide

Maui is renowned for its scenery and black sand beaches and no place combines the two together like the mind-blowing Wai’anapanapa State Park in Hana! This guide discusses why you should visit Waianapanapa State Park, what there is to do there, and how to get there. If you have any questions or suggestions, please let […]

Best Snorkeling in Maui: 23 Beautiful Beaches, Coves, & More!

Polo Beach

One of the best activities to do in Hawaii is to go snorkeling! And Maui is an epic choice of places to do so. These are the places to find the best snorkeling in Maui. Do you know of any Maui snorkeling spots that we missed? Let us know in the comments! Thanks! Best Snorkeling […]

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 […]

How to Take a Day Trip to Wailuku River State Park (+ Map)

Wailuku River State Park - Rainbow Falls

This is a quick guide to the gorgeous Wailuku River State Park, home of the notable (and jaw-dropping) Rainbow Falls on the Big Island. Please let us know if you have any questions or tips in the comments! About Wailuku River State Park One of the most popular state parks on the Big Island is […]

10 Best Things to Do in Lihue (+ Nearby Attractions!)

Lihue things to do

Lihue is one of the best places to base yourself during a trip to Kauai. These are the best things to do in Lihue, including famous attractions, local trips, and more! Did we miss any of your favorite Lihue attractions and sights? If so, let us know in the comments. Thanks! Best Things to Do […]

17 Best Things to Do in Kona (Beaches, Coffee, & More!)

Things to do in Kona

There is something so special about Kailua-Kona. This is a guide to things to do in Kona and the nearby area. For its small size, there sure is a lot to do in this Big Island city! I loved its cafes, calm weather (compared to Hilo), and accessibility to so many sights. If you’re looking […]

6 Big Island Black Sand Beaches That’ll Leave You Speechless

Punaluu Beach

One of the most amazing things about visiting the Big Island is its beaches. And none make jaws drop quite like the Big Island black sand beaches you’ll find on the island! These are the most beautiful black sand beaches on the Big Island. Let us know if we missed any or if you’ve visited […]

14 Spectacular State Parks on the Big Island of Hawaii

Hapuna Beach State Recreation Area

The Big Island has so many jaw-dropping places to visit and that includes its fourteen state parks. This is a guide to the beautiful state parks on the Big Island in Hawaii and why you should visit each of them! One of the great things about the state parks on the Big Island is that […]