Hilo Tropical Gardens

1477 Kalanianaole Ave, Hilo, Island of Hawaii, Hawaii, 96720, United States | Hostel
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Travel Blogs from Hilo

Hawaii, Vipassana, The Big Island

A travel blog entry by i.a.c.


... emptyness, wet, dry, anything. I will give you an example of why you may create some sort of aversion to the unpleasant sensation and a craving towards the more pleasant sensations. If your leg is numb, your head has pressure, your chest is tingling, your hand has cramp, your back has tension, your feet are cold and your eyes are itching, all at the same time, you are not going to be naturally having the best time of your life. Controlling your mind not to react to any one ...

Hana ho'opihoihoi Monday

A travel blog entry by lisab187


... beginning of his zip. Oops!!! The sixth line was 715 ft long and i was supposed to video him again, this time my camera died. It was just not meant to be. So we swapped helmets before the final zip. For the final zip we had to climb a tower with 66 steps. As we watched the guide cross the line we got a little perspective of how long this actually was. At 3300 ft long, we could hardly make out the other end. I was up first again. They clipped me in and off I ...

Hawaii, The Big Island

A travel blog entry by i.a.c.


The Big Island - March 2014
Created by the active flow of lava from an underground volcano and predominantly inhabited by Polynesians who followed the migration of birds to discover the islands, Hawaii is a place like no other. Deep in the Pacific Ocean and miles away from any mainland, this astounding archipelago is the only place on the planet that continues to geologically grow each day. I am located on the youngest of the eight islands and the island ...

Not Quite Mount Vesuvius

A travel blog entry by katiejansen


... if you visit, just for the view. After lunch, we considered going to look at some of the sulphur deposits in the park, but a rainstorm moved into the area, so we decided to head back toward Hilo to the Mahana/Hawai'i Nui brewery (surprise!). In the end, our trip to Volcanoes National Park was a combination of disappointment (no lava) and unexpected surprises (we really enjoyed the Kilauea Iki trail and lake bed).

The Mahana brewery ...

Soaring in the sky & Spelunking in a lava tube

A travel blog entry by journeyer


... rushed down the slopes and added land to the island of Hawaii. Our visit to Hawaii is part geology and science lessons and another part fun and exploration. To do this we are joining Kathlyn of Kula Kai Caverns, for a several hour spelunking expedition in a lava tube 50-60 feet underground. We’ll be exploring a small section of this 39 plus miles of the lava tube. What’s a lava tube? They ...

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This hostel, located on 1477 Kalanianaole Ave, Hilo, is near Liliuokalani Gardens, Hilo Farmers Market, Panaewa Rainforest Zoo, and Coconut Island.
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