Travel Blogs from Waimea, United States

Comedy of Errors, Waimea, United States travel blog

Comedy of Errors

A travel blog entry by likakana82

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... was pretty but I'm not sure I would make the trip again unless I went early and planned to hike some of the trails. Back in Waimea, we were hungry and stopped at Island Taco. Granted, they were busy, but it had to have been the slowest service I've ever ...

Kauai Adventures, Waimea, United States travel blog

Kauai Adventures

A travel blog entry by dctravelbug

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Hiking, canoeing, snorkeling, watching the sunset with a bottle of wine and fresh sushi.  What more could you ask for on an island vacation? We were staying right across from the Poipu State park, so we took a quick walk on our first full day in ...

Spectacular Waimea Canyon and more!, Waimea Canyon , United States travel blog

Spectacular Waimea Canyon and more!

A travel blog entry by naomiriyo5423

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... ; Had we planned Waimea for the weekend, we would have been disappointed.  A wildfire alert on Friday closed the road into Waimea; 3,000 acres burned over the following 3 days leaving the area without power.  (For more photos please click link): ...

Russian Fort Elizabeth, Waimea, United States travel blog

Russian Fort Elizabeth

A travel blog entry by nahury1

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A Russian fort on US soil. OK, it was before Hawaii became a state. It was from 1817. Now pretty much a rock wall is all that is left in a star pattern. ...

A trip around the Island, Waimea, United States travel blog

A trip around the Island

A travel blog entry by campbellfamily

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... he received discount. Boy's and I laughed as it was Seniors day and people over the age of 60 receive a discount. So we headed to Waimea Beach to swim for the rest of the afternoon. The boy's forever wishing to play a game called "let's get knocked over ...

Na Pali Coast boat ride, Waimea, United States travel blog

Na Pali Coast boat ride

A travel blog entry by jackieloftus

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Na Pauli means many cliffs. Today we woke at 6am and traveled to the port 3 minutes from our B&B.  It was a 5 hour tour.  Na pali- majestic cliffs and gorgeous valleys.  This is where the movies are filmed such as Jurassic Park and 6 ...

From the Valley Isle to the Garden Isle, Waimea, United States travel blog

From the Valley Isle to the Garden Isle

A travel blog entry by ichbinseins

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... that that would NEVER happen in L.A. We were hungry after the scuba shop, so we went to Wrangler's, a steakhouse in Waimea that the hotel recommended. They were pretty good, Hawaiians definitely like their steaks. For dessert, we shared the sampler, ...

Day 5, Waimea, United States travel blog

Day 5

A travel blog entry by jboden

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... Kauai.   We drove up north last night so decided to head south today.  Jennifer Schielke (from Kauai) highly recommended Waimea Canyon and Kokee State Park.  It was amazing!  It looked just like a green Grand Canyon.  It's hard ...

Day 1: Across the Pacific...and Waimea, Waimea, United States travel blog

Day 1: Across the Pacific...and Waimea

A travel blog entry by ameliafe

... to expect to see more cowboys and trucks rather than surfers in aloha shirts in this area.  Upon my arrival in Waimea, I did a quick drive-by of my accommodations and initially felt apprehensive at first glimpse of the building and the sketchy ...

The world's largest maze and Waimea Bay, Waimea, United States travel blog

The world's largest maze and Waimea Bay

A travel blog entry by keith_aussie

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... don't know, but it took us a good hour or so to get through it, so it was quite impressive. Our next stop for the day was Waimea Bay, which I had been to once before. The last time I was there it had been a calm day and I spent my time jumping from a ...

Waimea Town, Waimea, United States travel blog

Waimea Town

A travel blog entry by nahury1

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Captain Cook landed here. The Russians also had a fort here. Krista also got some Passion Fruit dressing here. The fire still had the canyon road blocked. The Menehune also built a ditch here. Not that much of a tourist ...

Waimea Canyon, Lappert's Ice Cream, Waimea Canyon, United States travel blog

Waimea Canyon, Lappert's Ice Cream

A travel blog entry by jdcotton

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Took time getting up and just ate breakfast on the balcony. Then we headed towards Waimea Canyon. We stopped in old Hanapepe Town, to check out the swinging bridge and sights on a fairly deserted main, then headed west to the canyon. Waimea Canyon was ...

Põhjarannik, Waimea, United States travel blog

Põhjarannik

A travel blog entry by anneristo

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Käisime Oahu põhjarannikul, kus on väidetavalt saare kõige suuremad lained. Kuulus Banzai Pipeline on koht, kus laine joonistab ilusa toru, milles surfarid pikki liuge võtavad. Nägime väga erinevaid sooritusi ja üks väike poiss oli ka vapralt ...

Kauai - Day 4, Waimea, United States travel blog

Kauai - Day 4

A travel blog entry by honokowai

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Woke up early this morning to eat breakfast on the lanai, then head out to Waimea Canyon. Wasn't terribly far, about an hour and a half drive to the very top, and very well worth it. The canyon was beautiful, but the best part was the viewpoint at the ...

Palm Crazy, Waimea beach, United States travel blog

Palm Crazy

A travel blog entry by tinayoung

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We went to Waimea Beach, where we relaxed by the beach for a while.  This will be the first of many trips to Waimea.  For whatever reason, he loved going ...

Crazy First Week, Waimea, United States travel blog

Crazy First Week

A travel blog entry by suzieb129

Well, I am in Hawaii now. Crazy, but true. I am living in a house with 11 other students, 2 professors and 4 kids under the age of 12. It is slightly insane, but a lot of fun. No boring times yet. Our days are slam packed, typically from 830 ...

Time for a change of scenery, Waimea, United States travel blog

Time for a change of scenery

A travel blog entry by lisab187

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Today we packed up an said goodbye to our hostess Bev and her beautiful dog Sampson (a large Bouvier Des Flandres). We're going over to the leeward, or dry, side of the island for the next 4 days. We took Saddle Road to pass between the mountains. It ...

Last Full Day on Kauai, Waimea, United States travel blog

Last Full Day on Kauai

A travel blog entry by ichbinseins

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I woke up at 6 and went to go finish blogging previous day's entries in the living room. Mike woke up around the same time and made breakfast for him and Sarah, and then they headed out on their day's adventure - more snorkeling! Jon and I made waffles ...

Return to Kauai, Waimea Canyon State Park, United States travel blog

Return to Kauai

A travel blog entry by tfleonard1

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... our road trips. We were off on our Kauai adventure in comfort and cooling. We made our way west along the south shore to Waimea where we turned north to climb eventually 5,800 feet to the rim of Waimea canyon and the beginning of the Napali coast. Since ...

An Ocean's Roar, Waimea Beach Park, United States travel blog

An Ocean's Roar

A travel blog entry by tinayoung

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Back to Waimea we go, and this time with clear-colored flavored rum in our water bottles - we are prepared.  The waves that day were awesome, and the colors of the sky was unbelievable... it was the perfect ...

Aloha from Oahu, Honolulu/Waimea, United States travel blog

Aloha from Oahu

A travel blog entry by fnishi

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... de "macumbas" havaianas). Tb eh impressionante a natureza daqui. Varias praias eh possivel mergulhar com snorkel (incluindo Waimea, por incrivel q pareca) e ver corais e peixes. Muitos peixes. Nao obstante essa vida marinha facilmente encontravel, ha ...

To see or not to see..., Waimea Canyon, United States travel blog

To see or not to see...

A travel blog entry by erwin_monique

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Today we are going to Waimea Canyon and Kokee State Park. It's supposed to be beautiful, so of course we were excited to see it.  After breakfast we headed out. We drove by a beach called Salt Pond Beach. We stopped there to have a look... It looked ...

Raindrops keep falling on my head..., Waimea Canyon, United States travel blog

Raindrops keep falling on my head...

A travel blog entry by erwin_monique

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... as possible. We had breakfast at 7 am and we left as soon as we could.   We managed to be at the Waimea Canyon lookout at 9 am and... Clouds...clouds... More clouds. Then there was a slight breeze in the air and the sun was ...

Catch of the Day, Waimea, United States travel blog

Catch of the Day

A travel blog entry by slough

After a day of ovine we drove to the little town of Hawi for dinner at Bamboo. The restaurant had swinging screen doors and the best coconut crusted Ono! ...

Wiamea Canyon, Waimea, United States travel blog

Wiamea Canyon

A travel blog entry by jbdsalem

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Mar 6 – Kauai Both of us got a little sunburned yesterday. Trying to decide what to do today at 10:30 am. Think we might want to go see the Wiamea Canyon today, but it is looking a little "wet" up on the mountains in that area. Just had a beautiful ...

Captain Cook was here!, Waimea, United States travel blog

Captain Cook was here!

A travel blog entry by nahury1

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This is where Captain Cook first arrived in Hawaii in 1778. ...

End of the Road, Waimea, United States travel blog

End of the Road

A travel blog entry by jbdsalem

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... water. Now it is just a nice park with good access to the ocean and a nice sandy beachfront. We next headed out towards Waimea. Seems like each Hawaiian island has got some place named Waimea. It just rolls of the tongue sounding good! Waimea is where ...

Oct 24, 2013, Waimea, United States travel blog

Oct 24, 2013

A travel blog entry by katemscott

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The grand canyon of the pacific, Waimea, United States travel blog

The grand canyon of the pacific

A travel blog entry by southla

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... then the rest of the island.  We stopped for snacks and searched for a slushy (failed) and began the climb into the Waimea Canyon.  They call this the grand canyon of the Pacific.  We drove up an wildly curvy road with insane cliffs during ...

Waimea Canyon, Waimea Canyon, United States travel blog

Waimea Canyon

A travel blog entry by jackieloftus

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We got up at 7am and drove to the canyon.  The ride up was amazing.  We parked the car, got out and began hiking.  ...