Travel Blogs from Waimea, United States

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Why? Because it's easier than crossing the canyon, Waimea, United States travel blog

Why? Because it's easier than crossing the canyon

A travel blog entry by sanjon

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... little rainy the last couple of days so at first sign of sunshine we headed out early all the way around the island to Waimea Canyon.  Waimea is called the Grand Canyon of the South Pacific - while it lacks the grand size of the mainland namesake, it ...

The Island of Paradise??????, Waimea, United States travel blog

The Island of Paradise??????

A travel blog entry by mktravels

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Having had a day or two in Hawaii, it is certainly not the paradise we expected. We acknowledge Fiji is an incredibly hard act to follow, and we accept that most of the other Hawaiian Islands knock spots off Oahu.  However, time and budget ...

Last day in Hawaii, Waimea, United States travel blog

Last day in Hawaii

A travel blog entry by mktravels

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A day tour of North Oahu included a visit to Kualoa Ranch which is located on the north eastern side of Oahu in the Hawaiian countryside 45 minutes from Honolulu. The ranch was established in 1850 as a 4,000-acre working cattle ranch, extending from the ...

Long Hike, Boardwalk, Pulled Hammie, Waimea, United States travel blog

Long Hike, Boardwalk, Pulled Hammie

A travel blog entry by shaysing

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... full day in Kauai, we decided to go for a hike.  We looked through our Ultimate Kauai guide, and settled on a hike in the Waimea Canyon park:  the Pihea trail to the Alaka'i Swamp.  We had some nice views on the way up to the trailhead (see ...

Visit to Waimea falls, Waimea Bay, United States travel blog

Visit to Waimea falls

A travel blog entry by freeandeasy

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Walked along to Waimea Falls park as it was only about a mile from where we were staying and checked some of the beaches on the way. The vegetation here is totally different to anywhere we have ...

Nanny in Hawaii, Waimea, United States travel blog

Nanny in Hawaii

A travel blog entry by stepher205

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... For 3 months I became a nanny to twin 3-year-old boys on the big island of Hawaii. I lived in the quaint town of Waimea, about one hour outside of Kona... 15 minutes from some beautiful beaches! Although work kept me occupied for much of the time I was ...

And We're Off!, Waimea, United States travel blog

And We're Off!

A travel blog entry by lilly_annew

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... for breakfasts, and we had teriyaki chicken for dinner. It was very good, nice and tender and cheap. We stopped at Ishihara's grocery in Waimea that we had been to before on a previous trip to Kauai. We knew it often had bento boxes and we were glad to ...

Parker Ranch - Waimea (Kamuela), Waimea, United States travel blog

Parker Ranch - Waimea (Kamuela)

A travel blog entry by lobo

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... 8226;•••••• www.youtube.com/user/travelswithlobo ********************************************************** The Parker Ranch - Waimea (Big Island)   Our extensive travels yesterday took us near the town of Waimea ...

The Big Island of Hawaii  4) Kohala & Saddle Road, Waimea, United States travel blog

The Big Island of Hawaii 4) Kohala & Saddle Road

A travel blog entry by drfumblefinger

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...  is a pretty burg nestled around 2600' above sea level in the center of Parker Ranch, the largest ranch in the United States (at 225,000 acres, it at one time comprised 9% of the Big Island).  The town is situated on the ...

Nu'alolo / Awa'awapuhi Loop Trail, Waimea, United States travel blog

Nu'alolo / Awa'awapuhi Loop Trail

A travel blog entry by lilly_annew

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The roosters started crowing around 4:00AM the next morning and even though I was wide awake, it was so cold I couldn't make myself get up out of bed to get my head lamp and book to read. So I laid in bed and stared in the dark, waiting for it to get ...

Parker Ranch, Waimea, United States travel blog

Parker Ranch

A travel blog entry by gatorsportsnut

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One of the top 5 largest ranches in the ...

Finding Hawaiian History and

Finding Hawaiian History and "Little Switzerland"

A travel blog entry by lobo

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... No. 270.   In the hamlet of Hawi, located near the northernmost point of Big Island , we headed south towards Waimea on Highway 250.   This has to be one of the most pleasant stretches of ridge driving in Hawaii . My ...

Relaxing on the North Shore of Hawaii, North Shore - Pupukea - Next to Waimea Bay, United States travel blog

Relaxing on the North Shore of Hawaii

A travel blog entry by chrismal

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Hey, Been busy over the last few days, currently Staying in a place called pupukea near Waimea Bay on Hawaii's North Shore. I love this place and could come here every year for like a month, its so relaxed and calming. I imagine its like Byron Bay 10 ...

Swooping Mt. Wai'ale'ale, Waimea, United States travel blog

Swooping Mt. Wai'ale'ale

A travel blog entry by lilly_annew

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... quite a sight to see. The ledge was really something to see. I hope it shows up in the video. We also flew into the Waimea canyon, right over the Kukui trail that we hiked. Such a beautiful canyon. Jim didn't really fly with Jerry much so I seldom ...

Big Island - Mauna Kea - Life at 13,000 Feet, Waimea, United States travel blog

Big Island - Mauna Kea - Life at 13,000 Feet

A travel blog entry by lobo

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... to as the Cross-Island Road .   The Saddle Road , which is the only road that traverses the island from Hilo to Waimea, is prohibited to rental cars except of course the four-wheel vehicles of Harper Car Rental.  (What a monopoly!)   ...

Kukui Trail, Waimea, United States travel blog

Kukui Trail

A travel blog entry by lilly_annew

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... Kukui Trail. This is down the road a way so we took the car this time. The trail descends 2000 feet in 2 miles into the Waimea canyon. There were beautiful Yellow Silk Oaks at the beginning of the trail. The first half of the trail is out in the open ...

Waimea - Where it All Started, Waimea, United States travel blog

Waimea - Where it All Started

A travel blog entry by lobo

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... 8226;•••••••••• www.youtube.com/user/travelswithlobo ********************************************************** Waimea - Where it All Started  The year was 1778 and the day was January 18 - ...

Waimea Canyon - Kauai's Breath Taking Wonder, Waimea, United States travel blog

Waimea Canyon - Kauai's Breath Taking Wonder

A travel blog entry by lobo

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... Real Time Message: September 30, 2008 I have now returned to Prince George, BC after my three month "Grand Tour of America (Canada and the United States). Before starting a video blog of this trip I would like to finish the Hawaii blog. ...

Grand Canyon of the Pacific, Waimea, United States travel blog

Grand Canyon of the Pacific

A travel blog entry by robo.monkey

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Day one on the western ...

The Grand Canyon of the Pacific!!!, Waimea, United States travel blog

The Grand Canyon of the Pacific!!!

A travel blog entry by david.pierce

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We got up early and charged through the town of Waimea and in to Waimea Canyon State Park. The Canyon is known as the Grand Canyon of the Pacific. Kauai (like the other Hawaiian Islands) was formed by volcanoes rising up from the ocean floor. The canyon ...

Westside Sunset, Waimea, United States travel blog

Westside Sunset

A travel blog entry by david.pierce

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This morning Ron, Brendan, and myself loaded up the jeep and charged it to the west side of the island. We were planning on camping at Polihale State Park, which is basically the end of the road before you get to the Napali Coast. The west side is neat ...

Oh Dark 3:00 AM, Waimea, United States travel blog

Oh Dark 3:00 AM

A travel blog entry by nearing40

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... of the Na'pali coast, had it not been for rain and fog. We opted for dryer ground and headed back toward the town of Waimea. Onward North to Polihale beach. Before we began our trek for the day and were looking at tours to do, I mentioned that it ...

North Shore beauty, Waimea, United States travel blog

North Shore beauty

A travel blog entry by judihasi

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I took the bus from Waikiki to the North shore. The Backpackers Hawaii is simple but close to the beach and shop. Nice for relaxed surfer dudes :) The sun sets were awesome. Nearby is a beach called Turtle beach where you can actually see turtles ...

Sep 26, 2006, Waimea, United States travel blog

Sep 26, 2006

A travel blog entry by travelcitytrav

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Hawi and Sunset at Mahukona Beach Park, Waimea, United States travel blog

Hawi and Sunset at Mahukona Beach Park

A travel blog entry by annlevy

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Today we decided to take it easy and stay at the Four Seasons. After a lovely breakfast where we saw a whale breach (jump) clear out of the ocean (far in the distance, but still exciting), we went to see the small sharks in the hotel pond being fed. Once ...

Waipi'o Valley, Waimea, United States travel blog

Waipi'o Valley

A travel blog entry by becpowell

... this is one of many random experiences that I encountered during my two weeks in Hawaii - it's a pretty crazy place! Drove inland to Waimea for an overnight stop, but as there are no budget options in the town, I found the cheapest motel, costing $64 a ...

Rain Rain Go Away, Waimea, United States travel blog

Rain Rain Go Away

A travel blog entry by jackieloftus

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Today was a rain, rain go away type of day. We started the day off with waffles, sausage and fruit overlooking the shore.  The day was planned for kayaking the Wailua River.  We traveled to WalMart and loaded up on snacks, water and water ...

Plane to Kuaii, Waimea, United States travel blog

Plane to Kuaii

A travel blog entry by djsamo

Snorkeling, ...

Helicopter over waterfalls & Waipi'o Valley, Waimea, United States travel blog

Helicopter over waterfalls & Waipi'o Valley

A travel blog entry by nahury1

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photos ...

North Shore Tour Safari, Waimea Falls, United States travel blog

North Shore Tour Safari

A travel blog entry by maddeng

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... ;headed towards the first stop of Dole Plantation.  This stop was really just a toilet stop while waiting for the first major event (Waimea Falls) to open.  We all hopped off, did a bit of a Griswald's stop of look, go ooohh ahhhh and then head ...

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