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... Hilina Pail Rd. Amazingly devoid of tourists, this one-lane paved road twists and winds through expanses of shrubs and volcanic rock beneath a big sky, offering magnificent views of Mauna Loa - one of the 5 volcanoes on this island. Mauna Loa is only 20 feet shorter than Mauna Kea and just as big; if it wasn't, we would have been able to see Mauna Kea behind it. The road ended at the Hilina Pali overlook, where we could see over the grassy coastal plain into ...
... about how Polynesians navigated through open waters - little did I know they traveled with their little wooden canoes for thousands of miles all over the Pacific - in fact, Polynesian artifacts are strewn as far out as California and New Zealand. In fact, Hawaii is the Northern tip of the Polynesian triangle, the other two points being Easter Island and New Zealand. Ancient Polynesians used East West as the anchor for their navigation system, which of course was because ...
... be missed. And we weren't disappointed. We found more amazing black volcanic rock and the bluest of blue water smashing against it. We also saw a blowhole - essentially, a hole in the rock carved out by the ocean; when the weather is right, an incoming wave makes its way all the way the top and a geyser of water comes out of the cave. The waves weren't strong enough that day but we could still see the water coming in and out at the bottom of the ...
... etc so that if the lava reached them they wouldn't destroy them! Was pretty cool :) We passed a local farmers market on the way back so decided to stop in another one! That's what Sunday's are for :) we got some more shaved ice! Yum! We made our way back to the cottage to have a bit of a relax and to enjoy the place properly before we leave tomorrow. We made an amazing chicken salad and are currently enjoying quite a few alcoholic drinks :) :) tomorrow we move on to Waimea! ...
... the furthest point south in the US...rather remote not to mention windy. Looks a bit like Ireland, the sea, green green grass, cows grazing and the cliffs of ?
Now we are seriously hungry, although we had a Lava Java morning( yummy breakfast in Kailua-Kona. So since we are passing Bianellis we swing in for pasta, grab some Maui chips and chocolate covered macadamia nuts for plane snacks and head to the ...