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Hiking Kauai’s Trails

Tue, May 22, 2012

If you like to explore on foot, here are some of Kauai's more popular hiking trails. Put on your walking shoes and get ready to immerse yourself in nature.

Kalalau Trail – This is probably the one trail that draws many visitors to the north...

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Kauai’s Bridge Etiquette

Fri, May 11, 2012

As you travel along the scenic north shore, back & forth between the Hanalei Colony Resort and the rest of Kauai, you’ll come upon a number of one-lane bridges (that's the historic Hanalei Bridge pictured on the left).  If you are unfamiliar with...

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Practice the Spirit of Aloha

Fri, April 27, 2012

The “aloha spirit” is a phrase you’ll hear about Kaua`i (and Hawaii) long before you arrive. Get on the plane to fly here and you’re probably already feeling the spirit.

"Aloha" is one of the most commonly used Hawaiian words throughout the...

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Morning Stroll Along the Beach

Fri, April 06, 2012

Here's a short little video (below) to remind you of our little piece of heaven on earth, here on Kauai's north shore.

Sip your morning coffee (or tea) then take a stroll along the beach as you dip your toes in the ocean and absorb the beauty...

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Protecting Kauai’s Coral Reefs

Fri, March 16, 2012

You might be surprised to learn that corals are not plants, they’re animals.  While often mistaken for rocks, coral reefs are made up of tiny animals that are related to jellyfish and anemones.

According to NOAA (National Oceanic & Atmospheric...

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Paradise Soaked - March 2012

Fri, March 09, 2012

On the evening of March 3, 2012, heavy rains began to hit Kaua`i, lasting for several days and virtually shutting down the island.  This unusual storm was one of the largest reported on Kaua`i since the early ‘70s.

While it was not easy for our...

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Ocean Safety on Kauai

Fri, February 24, 2012

Ocean Awareness:

Kauai’s ocean is both beautiful and powerful.  Please exercise caution and common sense at all times in the water (and even walking along the beach during high surf). 

Our advice for those unfamiliar with the ocean is to...

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Farm Tour Features Goats on Kauai’s North Shore

Fri, February 03, 2012

While you may associate a visit to Kaua`i with beaches, snorkeling and surfing, consider a new adventure with your kids.

A farm tour at Kaua`i Kunana Dairy is a unique experience – sample goat cheese, interact with the goats, check out...

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Have you met the 4 great Hawaiian forces of nature?

Tue, January 17, 2012

“All over the South Pacific, ancient traditions woven into songs and stories speak of gods who had the strengths and weaknesses of men and controlled nature’s forces,” wrote Rene Thompson, a lover of tikis, Hawaiian and Polynesian culture.

In...

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Kids’ Adventure Center Opens on Kauai’s North Shore

Fri, December 16, 2011

On December 10th, Princeville Ranch Adventures excitedly announced the opening of their Kids’ Adventure Center (KAC). 

Just past the 27-mile marker on Kuhio Highway (Hwy 56), the former Princeville Stables area has been refurbished and...

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Golf Fans Love Kauai’s Championship Golf Courses

Kauai championship golf

Wed, December 07, 2011

Kauai offers the golf fanatic a variety of choices from the north shore to the south.  Designed by some of the most prominent golf course architects such as Jack Nicklaus and Robert Trent Jones Jr.,  you’ll find yourself in the midst of...

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Live on the East Coast? Come Visit Kaua`i

Fri, November 18, 2011

Good news for those of you on the East Coast that dream of Kauai, but haven’t been here yet. Hawaiian Airlines announced that they will be launching non-stop daily flights between Honolulu and New York City, beginning June 2012.

The New York...

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Ke`e Beach - A Gem at the End of the Road on Kaua`i

Tue, November 15, 2011

On Kaua`i there is, literally, an end of the road.  Get in your car, venture to the north shore and keep driving. When you can go no further, you’re there.

The gem you’ll find at the end of the road is a turquoise lagoon known as Ke`e Beach. ...

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Love Chocolate? Make Your Own on Kauai’s North Shore

Fri, October 28, 2011

If you're a chocolate lover, here's a unique and fun activity to consider when you're on Kauai. Only offered once a year, a Chocolate Making Workshop is being offered on November 5th in Hanalei. Held at the Garden Island Chocolate Factory, this...

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