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Inside the Explosive Big Island Volcanoes

NASA’s Study into Hawaii’s Volcanoes

For over the past 30 years, The Big Island has been experiencing the power behind Kilauea Volcano. The lengthy eruption has proven to be a destructive force, leveling sections of the island and destroying a series of buildings. The destructive force has also attracted the attention of some of the

Twilight Volcano

Volcanic Activity Which Big Island Volcanoes are Active

There are about a dozen different volcanoes that make up the Hawaiian Islands. These towering natural formations range in size and, of course, location, but there’s another attribute that divides them: whether or not they’re active. Being active doesn’t necessarily mean a volcano is or will erupt anytime soon, but

Hualalai

Profiling Hawaii’s Volcanoes

Hualalai The Hawaiian islands are ripe with wondrous features and, believe it or not, some of them are active and dormant volcanoes. The ones you may hear most about are Kilauea and Mauna Kea, but there are at least ten more that you’ll want to know all about before you

Get Your Blood Pumping: The Thrillseeker’s Guide to Hawaii

Get Your Blood Pumping: The Thrillseeker’s Guide to Hawaii

Is spending your entire vacation in a hotel room watching time pass you by your idea of fun? Do you like to play it safe and dine only at places you’ve seen on the mainland? Does a trip to the grocer give you anxiety? If any of these things describe

Best Pit Stops from Kona to Volcano

Best Pit Stops from Kona to Volcano

Most of our volcano expeditions include transportation to and from the volcano, but if you’re driving yourself to Volcanoes National Park from Kona, there are several beaches, bakeries and coffee shops you won’t want to miss. Here are some of our favorite pit stops, in order of appearance: Kealakekua Bay

Hawaiian Volcano Blog – Current Lava & Flowing Into the Ocean

How was Hawaii created? Legend says that the ancient Chief Maui created the Hawaiian Islands by pulling them up from the bottom of the sea with his great fishing hook. By telling his brothers that he had hooked a giant fish, he tricked them into rowing the boat strongly enough

When to Visit the Big Island

When to Visit the Big Island

Hawaii is renowned for having ideal weather year-round, so the answer to when is the best time to visit Hawaii is truly any time. However, the Big Island tends to experience an influx of visitors during the winter months, for those looking to escape the cold and spend a holiday

Getting Around the West “Kona” Side

Getting Around the West “Kona” Side

Renting a car can be a convenient way to explore the island, but to make the most of your Hawaiian adventures, don’t forget to mix in a few other means of transportation.  By land, your options include trolley, segway, bike and moped. By air and water, check out guided tours

Inside the Explosive Big Island Volcanoes

Inside the Explosive Big Island Volcanoes

Inside the Explosive Big Island Volcanoes Synonymous with paradise, Hawaii serves up a cocktail of sandy beaches, lush green jungles and technicolor coral reefs. But these aren’t its only talents. Beyond its thriving tourism scene, the Hawaiian archipelago is underpinned by millions of years of volcanic history. Interestingly, the Big