Bougainvillea Bed and Breakfast
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Free parking
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... only those here but others that have occurred around the world. It provides educational programs and fosters community skill-building and preparedness activities. Tsunami is a Japanese word meaning "harbor wave". Contrary to popular belief, a tsunami is NOT a tidal wave. It is a series of waves caused by a massive displacement of water, most often from an undersea disturbance such as an earthquake, landslide or volcanic eruption. With its active ...
... and not to brag or anything, but yes, we have our very own kitchen gecko. I'm thinking of bringing him home with us. He pops up on the back splash, or in the closet, or beside the garbage, and startles the bejeezus out of Roger (his girly scream probably startles the poor little gecko, too). Hawaiians welcome the little fellas in the house, and put up with the little poops you find here and there, because they eat pretty much any bug they can fit in their mouths. ...
... I love the Polynesian-looking peaked roofs with thatched-looking wooden shakes. The insides have pitched ceilings to match the roof lines :) The Ka'u area is lovely. It reminds me of pictures I've seen of Ireland - bright green hills meeting rugged shorelines. It's remote for good reason. It's Hawaii's longest undeveloped coastline due to the efforts of the local people, who have fought to not only preserve their culture and way of life, but also to preserve ...
... had a helicopter tour booked for Tuesday. The park has a beautiful campground called Kulanaokuaiki, and tiny Namakani Paio Camper Cabins available for rent there under the eucalyptus and ohi'a trees. It seemed like good idea when we booked them, but in our soaked, cold state, we were not quite so keen. We had supper at the Lodge in the park, then steeled ourselves for a cold wet nite. It reminded us of May long weekend camping. But we were pleasantly surprised. The ...
... B.C.! Within the last decade, there have been many low rated earthquakes at Lo'ihi. We also learned that around sites like these there are hydrothermal vents, which have their own unique communities including tube worms. Pretty interesting to think about.
We also learned more about Pele, the Goddess of Volcanoes. Hawaiians believe that she is the cause of the volcanic activity, and that she now resides in Halema'u'ma'u Crater. They ...