Alii Villas Resort
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... and at the end of the road, the beautiful Waipi'o Valley and shoreline. On Thursday, we set out in search of honu (Hawaiian green turtles). Even though green turtle numbers are declining globally, the Hawaiian green turtle population has grown steadily over the last 30 years since protection began in 1978. Hawaiian green turtles are genetically distinct from other green sea turtles. Their shells are typically 40" and they can weigh 200-500 lbs. They ...
... However, we wanted to check out the black sand beach up close and wanted to stretch our legs after driving for nearly 3 hours straight, too. The trail was indeed short but quite steep. The black sand beach at the end was gorgeous. Back up the trail, we both were dripping sweat. Having not stepped foot in a humid climate since I left Georgia in 2009, I had erased from memory the sticky mess one becomes after just a short exertion, and this steep trail required so much more ...
... the boat company. WOW what an amazing experience.
Here is a video from the Blue Sea Cruise Manta Ray night snorkelling to show you the amazing experience we all had.
Hard to beat this one.
... turtles and elusive manta and eagle rays. The underwater topography is amazing filled with corals, lava cliffs, valley arches and caves. We meet in the Hollywood Theatre at 7.40 am and are being ferried in by tenders today. We had brekky, the same although I did try some Birchers muesli with their beautiful rich, crunchy and juicy cranberries! It's pretty overcast but looking outside I reckon will have burnt off pretty soon. We had to lube up on the cream, we are little ...
... ordered some beautiful pasta with garlic bread and a glass of white wine. It was just stunning to sit in the restaurant and watch the sun go down.
'ULU Ocean Grill
Ocean-side between the King's Pond and Sea Shell crescents
The restaurant showcases a stylish blend of Hawaiian architecture and modern flair - a lively, informal setting where guests are inspired, surprised and delighted by Hawaii's natural beauty, as well as the flavours of the ...
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78-7190 Kaleiopapa Street, Kailua-Kona | 3 star villafrom $154
- Great service and quiet location
- Holua Good for the right vacationer
- Great time at Holua!