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Love and Revenge From the Hawaiian Lava Goddess Pele

The Significance of the Lava Goddess in Hawaii According to Hawaiian mythology, Pele is the fire goddess. Connected to volcanoes, lightning, fire and wind, she is considered the creator of the Hawaiian Islands. Due to this, Pele is one of the best known gods of the...

Big Island Volcanoes on the Big Screen

Big Island Volcanoes on the Big Screen

The Big Island volcanoes helped create the Hawaiian islands, but they can be dangerous, destructive and deadly. No one knows that better than Hollywood studios. Ever since The Last Days of Pompeii, movie studios have been showcasing the true destruction and...

How to make the most of a visit to Kilauea

How to make the most of a visit to Kilauea

One of Hawaii’s greatest attractions is its volcanoes – especially its youngest, Kilauea. These great volcanoes created the Hawaiian Islands, and every year, thousands of locals and tourists come to see the great volcanoes and learn more about these wonders of nature....

Kilauea: Book a tour or DIY?

Kilauea: Book a tour or DIY?

No visit to Hawaii is complete without a stop at Kilauea. The world’s most active volcano never fails to put on a show, and if you’re looking to learn more about volcanoes and what causes them, Kilauea is the best place to go. In general, there are two ways to see...