This is my last day in Hawaii and then back to sunny Florida! Today we had so much fun starting with a tour of a taro farm in Kauai. We even got to help find snails! These little pink snails destroy the taro plants, so they manually find these snails and remove them from the fields. We then got a reward of a rum tasting at the Koloa Rum Company where we got to taste rum and … [Read more...] about Rum Tasting in Kauai
Today we are hopping to another Hawaiian island! We are in Kauai, which is my favorite Hawaii island. I love the tropical and local atmosphere of this island. We started our day with a tour of the Grand Canyon of the Pacific and then headed over to a trail ride. Waimea Canyon, also known as the Grand Canyon of the Pacific, is a large canyon, approximately ten … [Read more...] about Grand Canyon of the Pacific in Kauai
We started the day with a stop at the local Kona specialty called Donkey Balls. They sound strange, but they are amazing! We then had a tour of a local coffee plantation and learned about how they make amazing Kona coffee. It was another fun day on the Big Island. Donkey Balls are chocolate covered treats that include macadamia nuts and coffee beans. Kona … [Read more...] about Donkey Balls in Kona!
Today is an island hopping day! We hopped on a plane from Oahu to Kona. I was a little worried! My plane was smoking or misting. It was crazy! Once I got to Kona, we checked into my favorite Kona Resort called the Sheraton Kona. I love all of the lava rock at this resort. More about the Sheraton Kona Hawaii: Sheraton Kona Resort & Spa at Keauhou Bay on … [Read more...] about Plane on Fire!!??
I got to sit in the co-pilot spot on the sea plane for our tour of Oahu. It was a little scary taking off, but once we got in the air...WOW! The view was amazing. We flew around the whole island and even got an up close look at Pearl Harbor. It was incredible! About our seaplane tour provider, Island Seaplane Service: With a background of over forty-seven … [Read more...] about Sea Plane Tour of Oahu