Makapu’u Legends

Two Legends Of Makapu’u There is a mo’olelo, or legend, of how the famous bodyboarding & bodysurfing place called Makapu’u beach got its name. An ancient legend of a goddess from Tahiti whose name was Makapu’u. She was an ugly goddess with big bubbly eyes,...

Waimānalo, O’ahu

Waimānalo, O’ahu Destination To Paradise – ‘Nalo Town, God’s Country! Waimānalo  in the District of Koʻolaupoko on the island of  Oʻahu , Hawaii. This small windward community is located near the eastern end of the island. In the Hawaiian language...

The Haʻikū Stairs

Stairway To Heaven; The Haʻikū Stairs The area is named “Haʻikū” after the Kahili flower which flourished throughout the area. Located at the east valley wall of Haʻikū Valley, Ko’olau mountain range is what we know as “Stairway To...

Big Bend Recreation NV

Big Bend of the Colorado State Recreation Area Destination To Paradise 9th Island Edition A short drive south from the Laughlin casino’s you’ll find one of the best beach-like recreation areas in southern Nevada. Big Bend of the Colorado State Recreation...

Hōlei Kalapana

Hōlei, Kalapana, East Hawai’i Island Hōlei is an area near Kalapana in the Puna District on the Big Island of Hawai’i. Hōlei is known for it’s volcanic sea cliffs and crashing waves. Hōlei Sea Arch is a windswept, 90-foot arched lava rock formation...

Boulder Beach

Boulder Beach, Lake Mead National Recreational Area Located just minutes from the Las Vegas Valley, Boulder Beach stretches more than a mile along the shoreline of the Boulder Basin of Lake Mead. The beach is popular for swimming, boating, sailing, fishing, and...

9th Island Ghost

9th Island Las Vegas Ghost; Haunted Luxor Hotel & Casino The Luxor hotel and casino has a long history of tragedy that make some believe it’s one of the most haunted places on the strip. I’s also one of the most recognizable buildings in Las Vegas....

Lana’i Island

Island of Lānaʻi Lana’i is the sixth-largest of the Hawaiian Island chain and is the the smallest publicly accessible inhabited island of the eight main islands. The island of Lana’i measures at 140 square miles and is located directly south of...

Akaka Falls State Park

ʻAkaka Falls State Park Pleasant self-guided walk through lush tropical vegetation to scenic vista points overlooking the cascading Kahuna Falls and the free-falling ‘Akaka Falls, which plunges 442 feet into a stream-eroded gorge. The 0.4-mile loop footpath requires...