Entries from Postcards from the Trail tagged with 'BigIsland'

Big Island - Hawaii Tropical Botanical Garden

Day 7 - Hawaii Tropical Botanical Garden - October 23, 2012 It was our last day but one of the best days. Our friends are also into gardening. They had been to the Hawaii Tropical Botanical Garden near Hilo...

Big Island - Day at the Beach

Day 6 - Time for the Beach - October 22, 2012 It was time for a relaxing day after our trip and hike at Volcano National Park. We lounged around and had a leisurely breakfast. I wanted to also...

Big Island - Kilauea Iki Hike

Kilaueau Iki Trail from parking lot vista point Day 5 - Hiking in the Kilaueau Iki Crater - October 21, 2012 One of the items that was top on our list of 'to-do' on the Big Island was the...

Big Island - Farmers Markets and north

"A" Beach - Kohala area Big Island Hawaii Day 4 - Big Island Farmers Markets and North - October 20, 2012 Saturday is the main farmers market day on the Big Island. There are several markets being held including...

Big Island - Leilani Nepenthes

Day 3 - Leilani Nepenthes - October 19, 2012 It was back bac in June when we were discussing where to go for a week. I had one more week vacation. We looked around at different options – Arizona,...

Big Island - Pu`uhonua O Hōnauna

Day 2 - Exploring around Keauhou - October 18, 2012 We were awake before dawn. There is a three hour difference in time between the west coast and Hawaii so we were wide awake by 5:30am. It is actually...

Big Island - Arrival in Kona

I need a spur to get back to blogging. It is November and time for the NaBloPoMo - National Blog Post Month at BlogHer. It is the push I need to do some blogging and get my travels recorded. Join...

Kona on the Big Island

We're heading for the Big Island tomorrow. It will be good to get back to Hawaii and to see a new island. We are staying for a week at this condo at Kanaloa at Kona. No view of the ocean...