Nawiliwili Kauai Lighthouse The Nawiliwili Lighthouse was a little more difficult to find , but the drive offers great views and a peaceful escape from tourists. To find Nawiliwili we turned down the road, like we were going to the Marriot Resort and drove as far as the road goes. Eventually we came to an […]
If you’re in Hawaii you are definitely going to want to spend some time in the water. Kauai has some beautiful beaches and great areas to snorkel. We wanted to see as many varieties of fish that we could, so we decided to snorkel at five different beaches on the island. Generally speaking the waters […]
Kauai is a stunning island to explore. Two of our favorite Kauai hikes were Queen’s Bath and the Pools of Mokolea. Queen’s Bath Hike in Kauai Queen’s Bath is a beautiful spot in north Kauai. To get there drive into Princeville, turn right on the road before the resort. There is a small parking lot […]
“Nani Mala” means beautiful gardens. If you want a botanist point of the view of Kauai, the Allerton Botanical Gardens is the perfect place to start. The tour wasn’t quite what I expected, but it was a great experience. It was a highly educational tour on botany. We took the Allerton tour. The botanical garden grounds […]
The island of Kauai has an abundance of wildlife. In this post I have added photos of some of the wildlife we were lucky to see while visiting and where we saw them. Kauai Wildlife We enjoyed watching the Green Sea Turtles, called “Honu” in Hawaii. They are an endangered species. These guys were nearly […]
Much of Kauai is remote, so one of the best ways to see the island is to take a helicopter ride. We decided to take a helicopter ride on our first full day on the island. This way we could get a layout of the land.