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Travel Blogs from Kailua-Kona
... of the dogs together coordinating their schedules. They had to do the good-night visit early today because of the road condition. I hope for no accident tonight .....
Today we first visited the sea horse farm (www.seahorse.com) which was between Kona and the airport. It was a very educational experience and learned a lot about sea horse. I did not know that the sea horses are monogamous! They mate for life! Most of the sea horses sold as pets ...
... trafficking (woman and children) and hiking to remote villages to teach English in schools. If you would like to donate towards my mission you can just send me an email to firstname.lastname@example.org or a message on Facebook www.facebook.com/bethwgoestoywam Well school starts tomorrow. We will be having full days Monday through to Friday starting at 6:00AM and finishing up around 8:30PM. We start off with breakfast, we get 45 minutes of alone time to do devotions and ...
... a lot of Hawaiian native birds and are now considered a serious pest - similar to the Australian cane toad.
Anyhow back to our tour. Grant was our tour guide and took us to a coffee plantation, the black sands beach we had already visited, and then onto the Volcanoes National Park.
We walked around the rim of the Kilauea Iki crater which is a smaller crater next to the main one that is erupting. This ...
... sorts of interesting conversations. We told him our next stop was New York and he lived there for many years, so he told us some interesting stories, we nearly went back and brought one of those guns they sell in sporting goods.
Back home to play with our new toy and have lunch, the instruction manual was on a disc - bit hard when you have nowhere to play a disc. But thanks to ...
... br> Our tour takes us up to Greenwell coffee farm in the Kona 'highlands', which is only 30 minutes out of town but has completely different weather to the coastline. What an amazingly variable island.
It's a coffee farm, we've seen them before and I reminisce of the time I discovered Byron Bay coffee being sold on the roadside in the Byron hinterland, some of the best coffee I've ever had.
There are tastings of various expressions of ...
Other places to stay in Kailua-Kona
75-5660 Palani Road, Kailua-Kona | 3 star hotelfrom $150
- No no no no no!!!! Don't stay here!
- Not the value you hoped for...
- My Wife Remembers
75-5646 Palani Road, Kailua-Kona | 2 star hotelfrom $107
- Hidden Quality
- Stayed there for 13 days
- Excellent budget hotel
75-5739 Alii Dr., Kailua-Kona | 2 star hotelfrom $119
- If you are on a budget......
- Never Again
- Pleasant Stay
78-7190 Kaleiopapa Street, Kailua-Kona | 3 star hotelfrom $135
75-6000 Alii Drive, Kailua-Kona | 2 star hotelfrom $46
- NOT alot of Bang for your Buck
- Right on the water in Sea Village condo #3317
- Nice, quiet place
75-5968 Alii Drive, Kailua-Kona | 2 star hotelfrom $56
- Not special
- The Pearl of Kona