How to Spend a Day at Volcanoes National Park on the Big Island

So you’re headed to Hawaii’s Big Island? I knew I liked you, I could just feel it. And while you’re there, you’re trying to decide if your Big Island itinerary should of a day at Volcanoes National Park, and I’m here to tell you it absolutely should. Volcanoes is enormously unique as it contains notContinue reading “How to Spend a Day at Volcanoes National Park on the Big Island”

What to Expect on Your Big Island Manta Ray Snorkel

This nighttime oceanic experience was one of the coolest things I’ve ever done while traveling. Full stop. No questions. If a trip to do a manta ray snorkel on the Big Island is not in your books, you need to rewrite said book. Because it 100% needs to be. I’m serious, it was so cool.Continue reading “What to Expect on Your Big Island Manta Ray Snorkel”

10 Tips for the Road to Hana – Reduce Stress & Increase Fun

The Road to Hana is a staple of any Maui vacation for a reason. It’s full of some of the most gorgeous parts of the island and it’s all conveniently located in a day’s drive. However, it is a long day of tight, winding roads that can be stressful for those who aren’t prepared. AfterContinue reading “10 Tips for the Road to Hana – Reduce Stress & Increase Fun”

5 Best Road to Hana Stops – You Can’t Miss These!

If you’re visiting Maui, there’s a 72% chance you’ll be braving the Road to Hana on your trip. Did I make up that statistic? Sure. But is it probably right? Unlikely. But was it fun to write anyway? You bet. BUT ANYWAY, if you’re headed to Maui and planning on braving the “Divorce Highway” (yesContinue reading “5 Best Road to Hana Stops – You Can’t Miss These!”

The Ideal 4-Day Big Island Itinerary

Got Hawaii on your mind? I can’t say I blame you. The Aloha State is full of incredible scenery and ever since I got back I’ve been constantly dreaming of how quickly I can go back. Like, checking Google Flights on the regular to see if I can still make it back in time duringContinue reading “The Ideal 4-Day Big Island Itinerary”

What to Pack for Hawaii – The Ultimate Packing List

If you’re like me, you do a lot of research going into a trip. Like I’m probably the Monica Gellar of planning trips, but more of a Phoebe when I’m actually on vacation. Since we were going to both Maui and the Big Island, there was a lot of planning going on. I needed toContinue reading “What to Pack for Hawaii – The Ultimate Packing List”

A Day at Haleakala National Park

If you’ve become a national parks queen like me (I mean, I basically wrote a love letter to them), you can’t come to Hawaii without spending a day at Haleakala National Park. We spent a full day day there in order to experience an ancient volcano crater. There are other things to do in theContinue reading “A Day at Haleakala National Park”

The Perfect 4-Day Maui Itinerary

Picking an island to visit on your Hawaiian vacation is like picking a holiday shaped Reese’s… you kind of can’t go wrong, they’re all great. But if you’re planning your trip and you’ve decided you’ve got to hit up The Valley Isle, I’ve got a 4-day Maui itinerary that will allow you to experience theContinue reading “The Perfect 4-Day Maui Itinerary”

15 Tips for Hawaii Travel During COVID

Planning some Hawaii travel during COVID and want to find out some tips and insider information for dealing with the restrictions from someone who’s already done it? You’ve come to the right place. Before I get into the breakdown of my Hawaii travel COVID tips and tricks, make sure you’ve read up on the HawaiiContinue reading “15 Tips for Hawaii Travel During COVID”