The Big Island of Hawaii has the world’s most colorful sands. From sugar white to black and even green sand, take a journey around the island and learn how each sand type forms — and where to find it.
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Located on the slopes of Kohala mountain, Hawi is an eclectic Big Island community with a rich history, unconventional shops, ‘ono restaurants and beautiful scenery.
Whale watching season goes from December to April in Hawaii, and there are several ways to see these beautiful creatures as they migrate from Alaska to Hawaii each year.
The geography of the Big Island plays an important role in regulating the weather. Persistent trade winds from the northeast interact with the island’s large mountains, creating a series of sharply contrasting micro-climates.
Cycling on the Big Island of Hawaii offers incredible freedom and scenic beauty. Bicycle routes on the Big Island are as ubiquitous as the roads, with a new adventure around every turn. Here are some of the best bicycle paths on the island.