Category Archives: Hawaii Travel

Goodbye Big Island, Hello Maui

Tuesday, January 12 Our last full day on The Big Island, so we kept it easy. We went to King’s Shops and visited the shops we had missed the first time. I especially enjoy the art galleries that feature work … Continue reading

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Pancakes and Waterfalls

Monday, January 11 We started out early this morning, headed to Hilo. After about 30 minutes, we turned back when we realized we probably didn’t have enough fuel to make it all the way. When driving across the island, there … Continue reading

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Relaxing

Saturday, January 9 We stayed close to the condo today, venturing out only to pick up some groceries and do a little shopping. Sally made a delicious chicken dinner and we retired early. Sunday, January 10 The Vikings played Seattle … Continue reading

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Hot Time at Kilauea

Friday, January 8 We drove around the south end of the island to Hawaii Volcanoes National Park, to see Kilauea, whose most recent eruption cycle has been going for a little over 30 years. During this time, over 200 structures have … Continue reading

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The Big Island of Paradise

Wednesday, January 6 We flew to the Big Island of Hawaii today with friends, Sally and Jeff. Mark and I have been here before, but our friends are first timers. We’ll spend a week here and then a week in … Continue reading

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Oahu

Sunday, February 16 We weren’t terribly ambitious today – didn’t wake up until 11 am (of course, that’s 6 am Cairns time.) My first goal was to do some laundry. We are staying in a condo through Hilton Grand Vacations, … Continue reading

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