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September 6, 2023 |


Bee Farm Tour by Jennifer Bach

To make an appointment email: [email protected] Website: https://www.wisewomenbeekeepers.com/ North of Hilo just 20 minutes is the small and rural town of Hakalau. Here, on 13 acres are homeowners and their animals. This is...see more

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July 20, 2022 |


Hilo Hawaii Activities in 1 Day

You messed up.  You booked most of your vacation in Kona because that’s where the nice hotels are.  You arrive in Kona and realize the place looks like a moon landscape and your hotel doesn’t even have a beach. You decide to travel to the Hilo side...see more

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May 5, 2022 |


Hilo Hawaii Activities in 3 Days

Hilo Hawaii Activities in 3 Days To cover Hilo and East Big Island in 3 days requires splitting up East Big Island into 3 geographical areas. Day 1:  Downtown Hilo and surrounding area Day 2:  Volcano National Park and South Big...see more

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September 10, 2016 |


Hilo Hawaii Activities in 2 Days

Hilo Hawaii Activities in 2 Days   To cover Hilo and East Big Island in 2 days isn’t easy.  To be the most efficient we need to divide up Hilo into 2 geographical areas.   Day 1:  Downtown Hilo and surrounding area Day 2: ...see more

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July 4, 2016 |


Information about Hilo

Hilo and East Big Island Hawaiian Islands: East vs. West side.  All the Hawaiian islands are “volcano” islands.  This means they have large mountains (old volcanoes) in the center with an East side and a West side.  The winds come from East to...see more

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Entrance of Hilo Farmers Market
June 30, 2016 |


Hilo Farmer’s Market

Hilo Farmer's market is made up of the sale of fruits and vegetables every day except Sunday.  The sale of arts and crafts is on Wednesday's and Saturday's. Why is the Hilo Farmers Market a “must go to” if your stay is on Wednesday or Saturday? ...see more

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June 29, 2016 |


Hookelekele Stream Pools and Falls. Walking Directions and Details

Note:  As of September, 2020 the public has been notified that this area is only open to those with permits (which are given out).  You could be sited if you head to this area.This will likely be the highlight of your trip.  The total distance from...see more

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June 28, 2016 |


Hilo Brewing Company

Location: Hilo Brewing Company, 275 East Kawili Street Hilo 96720 Website: www.hilobrewingco.com A great little secret right in downtown Hilo.  Kawilli Street is easy to find but the brewery is easy to miss.  Kawilli Street is just a couple...see more

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June 26, 2016 |


Richardson’s Beach Park

  Address: 2279 Kalanianaole St., Hilo, Island of Hawaii, HI Richardson Beach Park is a must-visit location. It is located just 8 minutes away from the heart of Hilo, across the street from my Hibiscus, Lilikoi, Beaches, and Surfrider...see more

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June 24, 2016 |


Kaumana Caves State Park

Address: Kaumana Drive, Mile Marker 4, Hilo, Island of Hawaii, HI Kaumana Caves State Park is home to what is widely viewed as one of the best lava tubes in Hawaii. This park features a 25-mile long lava tube that was famously created by the 1881...see more

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June 22, 2016 |


Lili’uokalani Park and Gardens

  Address: Banyan Drive, Hilo, Island of Hawaii, HI Liliʻuokalani Park and Gardens is a beautiful 30-acre park with Japanese gardens, located on Banyan Drive in Hilo on the island of Hawaiʻi. Located in downtown Hilo, nearby many motels,...see more

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June 20, 2016 |


Wailuku State River Park (Rainbow Falls Waterfall)

Address:  Waianuenue Ave., About 1.6 miles above the ocean Description:  Rainbow (Waiānuenue) Falls is a waterfall located in Hilo, Hawaii. It is 80 ft (24 m) tall and almost 100 ft (30 m) in diameter. The falls are part of the Hawai'i State...see more

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