A Day at Hawaii Volcanoes National Park

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Many who visit the islands consider visiting the volcanoes a “must do” and plan accordingly. Yet, I’ve lived in Hawaii my whole life and have only visited the volcano once, way back in the 80’s when the eruption first began. Back then we traveled with my grandparents who were visiting from Pennsylvania, and I remember very little about the helicopter flight we took over the […]

Travel Zoo Special at Travaasa Hana

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Travel Zoo has a great special up for those interested in visiting Travaasa Hana on Maui. This deal is only good for the next few days, so purchase your voucher here if interested. The deal is $795 for a 3 night stay at Travaasa Hana in a garden view suite for two. The equivalent “Total Travaasa” package for 3 nights, double occupancy, would usually run […]

Hawaii Island Bound!

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One of my new year’s resolutions this year was to do more traveling within Hawaii. When I was growing up on Maui, I don’t think I truly learned to appreciate the islands. I was always pining to be somewhere else – living in New York City, spending holidays in Paris, or taking extended trips around the globe. I’ve lived in Hawaii all my life, yet […]