Hawaii Volcanoes National Park is a very unique place to visit with many things to do. From hiking in lava tubes to watching the glowing, hot lava flowing through the dark, these are our top tips for visiting Hawaii Volcanoes NPS and having an unforgettable time on the Big Island.
We love visiting Hawaii and seeing our friends and family there. Whether it’s Oahu and hanging with our pals around Honolulu and the beaches, or if we’re hiking the epic Na Pali Coast of Kauai, we’ve got a lot to share, and hopefully you’ll be inspired to plan your own unforgettable visit. With lots of blog posts and plenty of Hawaii podcast episodes, we’ve got the info you need!
Which of the Hawaiian Islands is your favorite? Do you know what sort of activities you should plan when you visit Hawaii? How can you travel to Hawaii and be respectful, supporting the locals? We’ve got all these answers.
And how about visiting Hawaii Volcanoes National Park? I love writing and talking about Hawaii Volcanoes (HVNP). In addition to our blog posts, we’ve also got podcast episodes about HVNP and an E-Book!
Check out our articles about each of the islands, and always feel free to send us a note if you need help travel planning or have questions about visiting Hawaii.
Kayaking Kauai is an awesome experience to add to your Hawaii vacation. With navigable rivers, bays and epic sea kayaking, we’ve pick spots for beginners and experienced kayakers visiting Kauai.
Kauai is a beautiful island with so many things to do. We’ve picked our favorite activities and beaches on Kauai to make planning a trip to the Garden Island easy and enjoyable. See what we recommend, including great food and where to stay on Kauai.
Visiting Hawaii Volcanoes National Park at night for the lava glow is awesome. Everything you need to know to plan a nighttime trip into the park, including where to see flowing lava, how to photograph lava glow and more.
These Scenic Drives on the Big Island of Hawaii are not to be missed. Take in the best sights of the island, including Hawaii Volcanoes National Park, the Waipio Valley and the Kona Coast. Top picks for road trip stops and views of the Big Island.
This Hilo Travel Guide is the go-to resource for the best things to do in Hilo, Hawaii from waterfalls to where to shop and support locally. Where to eat in Hilo, tour recommendations and what to add to your Hilo itinerary.
Hawaii podcast episodes are so helpful for understanding the Islands and planning an unforgettable visit. Listen to podcast episodes about the Big Island of Hawaii, exploring Kauai and more. Travel tips and easy planning ideas.
Oahu with kids is a great family vacation. While it’s one of the most expensive destinations to travel to with kids, it’s beautiful, has unique things to do and you’ll enjoy every minute. Tips for planning a stress-free trip to Oahu with kids and budget friendly ideas.
This easy and unique Big Island itinerary is perfect for a road trip on the most unusual of the Hawaiian Islands. From Hawaii Volcanoes National Park to swimming in waterfalls, chocolate farms to swimming with manta rays, this Big Island travel plan has it all.
Kauai itinerary for five or more days on the Garden Island. From the most beautiful views and hikes to relaxing on perfect beaches, this plan for a trip to Kauai is ideal for every level of traveler.
One of the most popular things to do on Kauai, the Doors-off Helicopter tour going around the whole island is amazing. Seeing the Garden Island from the air, find out everything you need to know for planning this unforgettable tour.
Review of the Kauai Shores Hotel in Kapa’a on the East Shore of Kauai. See what we loved about staying here and what we wish was different. Plus, ideas for things to do on a trip to Kauai.
The Big Island of Hawaii has so much nature and unique things to do, it’s the perfect Hawaiian experience. From volcanoes to snorkeling or just watching sea turtles on the beach, these are the sights and activities not to miss from Kona to Hilo.
Snorkeling with manta rays off the Kona Coast on the Big Island of Hawaii is an incredible experience, but is it kid-friendly? Is it a responsible wildlife activity? From where to snorkel with manta rays in Hawaii to information about the impact on the wildlife, find out more about this unique activity, one of the most popular things to do in Hawaii.
Top pick for an eco-conscious, community focused hotel on the Big Island of Hawaii, the SCP Hilo Hotel is a wonderful retreat. Located on the waterfront and near the airport, this hotel is beautiful, peaceful and a thoughtful choice when visiting Hawaii.
The Club Wyndham Kona Hawaiian is a condo resort located in Kailua-Kona on the Kona Coast of the Big Island. Complete review of accommodations, location and things to do in Kona. AND, is it a timeshare?
These are the best beaches on Oahu that AREN’T Waikiki, perfect with kids. Recommendations for snorkeling and boat tours around Oahu. #hawaii #oahu #familytravel
Review of Disney’s Aulani Resort on the island of Oahu, Hawaii. From accommodations to resort amenities and things to do near Aualni, this guide is all you need for planning a trip to Disney’s Hawaiian resort.
Thrilling and fun things to do on Oahu’s North Shore are everywhere. From free things to do such as hiking and watching the perfect sunset, to tours and food trucks at night, the North Shore has the best activities on Oahu.
The best places to eat on Oahu: from poke to kalua pork, trying local favorites to the North Shore’s Hawaiian food trucks.
There are plenty of non-beach activities on Oahu to create an unforgettable family Hawaiian vacation. From hiking to waterfalls in the jungle to Hawaiian food, so much to do and see around Oahu away from the beach.
We’re so excited for our first family trip to Hawaii! We’ll be exploring the Island of Oahu, starting with a few days at Disney’s Aulani and then moving to the …