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August 2016

Big Island Lava Flow

Volcano National Park

The closest thing you get to a road trip living in Hawaii is island hopping. Sometimes you need a little motivation to book a flight (even though its only a 20 minutes each way). Mine was to see the lava flow into the ocean on Big Island. The lava had been pumping for the past month and when I was there in April for my birthday we went to the lava fields, but no gooey magma was witnessed. I had…

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Island Life, travel

Koko Head Stairs of Doom

Koko Head Tram

Some people love the gym. I am NOT one of those people. My entire life, exercise has been daunting and it wasn’t until my early twenties when I started really putting in effort. However, living in Hawaii has made me more fit than I’ve ever been and I’ve never felt better. The secret? Outdoor activities. Why would I ever pay to go to a gym to climb the stair master when I have mountains I can climb in under an hour? Not to mention the amazing…

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health, Island Life

Oahu Favorites

Local Guide to Oahu

Oahu Guide: One of the main reasons I decided to create this blog was because people were reaching out to me & asking about Hawaii and recommendations of what to do. After a couple of Google docs, endless emails and Facebook messages I decided to put together a list of my favorite things in a complete ‘Oahu Guide’. The following suggestions are based off what I take visitors to do when I’m playing tour guide. Some of the activities are better suited for…

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Island Life, travel