The day has come, the reason why we visited the Big Island is primarily to see the Volcano National Park! Although I warned my husband that there’ll be no lava viewing so he wouldn’t be disappointed 🙂 I searched on Yelp for breakfast options on the route and found Mahina Cafe. It was on the… Read More A Day at the Volcano National Park
Good morning Big Island! After a good night sleep, we were refreshed and ready to go explore the island! I liked the fact that sunrise at 7 am so I don’t need to wake up my poor hubby to watch the sunrise with me or something crazy like that LOL! Alarm was set to 8… Read More From Waterfalls to Exotic Plants and Delicious Poke!
When I think of the Island of Hawaii also known as the Big Island, my first impression is black volcanic rocks. The moment we landed our foot on the Big Island, I was surprised by how colorful it is! This picture was taken after we got our rental car and driving out of the airport… Read More Big Island, Not Just Volcanic Rocks!
Good morning and Merry Christmas from Oahu, Hawaii! Best Christmas gift? Watch the sunrise together from our beautiful ocean view balcony! The sun slowly peeking out behind Diamond Head and coloring the ocean and the sky! I had my GoPro set up to capture a sunrise time lapse while hubby setting up the tripod for… Read More Merry Christmas from Oahu, Hawaii!
Dreaming of a white Christmas? Yep, we had a white Christmas but with white sand instead of white snow! After almost a year of planning (well booking in advanced), we were back to Hawaii for the 2nd time and what was better was: we spent Christmas and New Year in Hawaii! Where shall I begin… Read More Christmas Eve at Honolulu!
We completed the Hawaiian island hoping ad now we are in Moorea, French Polynesia! It was an amazing trip especially spending Christmas and starting a new year with a vacation! I couldn’t wait to share some pictures with you , here they are: We watched Christmas sunrise on our ocean front room balcony at the… Read More So far of our North & South Pacific Trip!
How many places in the world can you jump into warm turquoise water right from your hotel room? NOT MUCH, probably the top places come to mind are the French Polynesia or Maldives. Either one of those two places are like far away dream that average working class like me have to work hard for… Read More Spending Christmas and New Year in Hawaii and French Polynesia!
Hawaii – Maui 3 Our vacation went by too fast and it was our last day, I wished it was our first day and started all over again!! We were considering doing the road to Hana but it is a full day trip! We were thinking since we were out everyday, we didn’t even have time… Read More Hawaii – Maui 3: Just Relax
Hawaii – Maui Day 2 Today was my highlight of the trip to Maui – sunrise at 10,000 feet at Haleakala!! I set the alarm to 3 am so we had 45 minutes to get ready and make our 2+ hours drive. We left our hotel exactly by 3:45 am and our GPS gave us… Read More Hawaii – Maui 2: Haleakala Sunrise
Hawaii – Maui Day 1 I really don’t want to leave Oahu because I felt like there are still more places I wanted to visit (would love to have shrimps in the North Shore again), I guess save it for next time! Our flight to Maui was at 8:01 am, very early flight but I… Read More Hawaii – Maui 1