Hawaii is the name of our 50th state, but it’s also the name of the largest of the 137 islands that comprise the state of Hawaii. This is why the island of Hawaii is frequently referred to as the Big Island. Calling it the Big Island is certainly a great way to simplify conversations.
In addition to being the largest of all the Hawaiian Islands, the Big Island has the most volcanic activity. So if, like me, you are fascinated by Volcanoes, the Big Island, comprised of 5 volcanoes, has lots to offer in that regard. The island of Hawaii also boasts the tallest mountain in the world and the most active volcano on earth.
With all this it’s no surprise that the island of Hawaii has a diverse range of activities to keep travelers fascinated and entertained. From the huge waves, fern forests, and lava plains, to fascinating customs, and legends there is a great deal to discover on the island of Hawaii.
These are our 10 top things to do while visiting this beautiful Polynesian island.
Horseback Riding Tours
Explore the coastline or venture to hidden trails on an exploratory horseback tour. Most companies offer private as well as group tours. Some countless ranches and stables accommodate tourists. Paniolo Adventures is one of the largest, with an 11,000-acre cattle ranch located in Waimea.
I was barely one year out of college and working as an interpreter at a Travel Emergency Assistance company when I planned my very first surprise romantic vacation to rekindle the romance in a long-distance relationship. The skiing trip to Keystone Colorado was epic! And though that relationship didn’t survive, the skills I honed most certainly did and they have served me, my husband and my clients very well.
Whether you want to reconnect with your partner or reawaken your senses, planning a surprise romantic vacation is an excellent way of enjoying travel experiences without distractions. A word of caution: Make sure you know your partner well because some people just don’t like surprises. But, if your sweetheart is the adventurous type, then you can't go wrong with planning a surprise romantic escape. Here are some tips for keeping your plans stealth until the very last minute!
Thoroughly Clear Your Calendars
If your trip is more than a couple of days, then you may need to coordinate with your significant other's supervisor. Explain that this is a surprise and that you’re reaching out to make sure your