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May 19, 2013 - Sailing

Sunday, May 19th -- Today our friends arranged a sailing day for us all on the boat of a longtime friend. We had met him years ago when we rented his beautiful little cottage on Kealakekua Bay. It was one of the only cottages not destroyed by the most recent hurricane. Hubby opted to hike the trail to the Captain Cook monument, so we dropped him off at the trailhead just below Hwy 11. The drive north past Kona to Kawaihae Harbour took about 90 minutes. We made a bathroom stop at a small group of shops nearby. One shop sold beautiful...

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Dec 2, 2011 - Mauna Kea Beach

We continued our drive counter clockwise around the island, driving through the major city of Hilo and then North. We stopped for a quick walk to see Akaka Falls, a 445 ft. waterfall in the middle of a rain forest. Then we headed to our last destination on the Big Island, the Mauna Kea Beach Resort at Kaunaoa Bay. This beach has been rated one of the best in the world by The Travel Channel and different travel magazines and it is spectacular. It is a perfect crescent shaped, white sand beach, lined with palm trees, paradise. Pam's brother...

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Jan 21, 2011 - přes ranč na pláž

Hned po ránu jsme byli na malé procházce v Kalopa state park (lesy na úpatí hory Mauna Kea), kde kromě nás vůbec nikdo nebyl. Ke snídani jsme si dali koblihu (malasada) v podniku Tex (doporučuje opět Lonely Planet i Petra O.), moje byla s marmeládou s příchutí guave (tropické ovoce). Autem jsme dojeli do města Waimea, které je obklopeno ranči a připomíná spíš divoký západ než Havaj. Pro stanování jsme zakotvili na pobřeží (Spencer beach park), kde byla konečně písečná pláž. Okolní, snad hezčí, pláže byly zavřeny kvůli velkým vlnám. Ještě...

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