What to Expect When Landing on Lana’i

What to Expect When Landing on Lana’i

Lana’i, an island almost no one visits or thinks about when someone says Hawai’i. The island is 98% owned a billionaire Larry Ellison, so other than the beaches and the houses in Lana’i City. The island itself doesn’t even have 4,000 people on it and everything is right within the town. Leaving town usually requires […]

The Ultimate Guide to Kaua’i

The Ultimate Guide to Kaua’i

Known as the Garden Island because of how green it is. It’s only of the smaller islands toward the end of the chain in Hawai’i, Kaua’i is a site to see in it of itself. Now, I’ve been told this is a place to escape the crowds but don’t be fooled by that advice. Some […]

5 Reasons to Visit Kaua’i

5 Reasons to Visit Kaua’i

Like you need a reason to visit the Garden Island, right? It’s so green and full of life (meaning lots of rain, be prepared) and nature that it has to be seen. Hiking, kayaking, boating, snorkeling, surfing, stand-up paddle boarding and more can all be done here! If you like nature this is the place […]

5 Things to Do On Kaua’i

5 Things to Do On Kaua’i

The list you’ve all been waiting for! To be honest, Kaua’i hasn’t been my favorite island. The bus system only goes so far and is hourly so I can’t get around. You have to be 21+ to rent a car too. Also, that said car can only get around 20% of the island anyway so […]

8 Things to Know Before Going to Kaua’i

8 Things to Know Before Going to Kaua’i

Kaua’i, the 4th smallest island toward the end of the chain. It’s known for it’s small towns and wild chickens (trust me, they’re everywhere). While it’s not as famous as O’ahu and doesn’t have any cities with hundreds of thousands of people in it like Honolulu, there is still much to see and do on […]

100 Wonders of the United States (Part 2)

100 Wonders of the United States (Part 2)

Part 2 is here! It’s about time, am I right? This isn’t all the states yet either. This project is taking longer than I expected. Part 3 this is coming, meanwhile part 1 can be found here. These wonders of the US are what make this country so unique. From thousands of acres of state […]

What to Expect When Landing on Kaua’i

What to Expect When Landing on Kaua’i

I have no idea where you’re coming from in the world, and since Kaua’i does have Lihue International Airport, you could be coming from anywhere! Kaua’i isn’t like O’ahu here it’s very flat, it’s quite mountainous and looks great from the air and you can get some amazing photos even if it is cloudy out. […]

The Ultimate Guide to Lanikai Beach

The Ultimate Guide to Lanikai Beach

You need an ultimate guide post for a beach? Well, at first I thought it would be pretty dumb too, especially since I wrote up a whole thing about the Top 10 Beaches of O’ahu and it’s listed on there. After trying to tell a visitor to get to that beach I realized Lanikai Beach […]

20 Photos To Inspire You to Travel in 2018

20 Photos To Inspire You to Travel in 2018

Clear blue ocean waters contrasting against white sand beaches and sunset photos to die for. That must be what a travel blog is full of, right? Well, we shouldn’t disappoint right! During 2017 I mostly stayed on O’ahu and spent a little time in Washington D.C. too. This past year I learned how to ride […]

100 Wonders of the United States (Part 1)

100 Wonders of the United States (Part 1)

I’ve been working on this for months and months now (honestly you guys have no idea how long this took)! I have a 100 Wonders of the World book and I noticed there weren’t very many areas in the United States. I knew I was from a beautiful country so I decided to go out […]

8 Tips on Moving to O’ahu

8 Tips on Moving to O’ahu

I know this is a travel blog, not a moving blog, but Hawai’i is a common place to move to and O’ahu is probably the most common since Honolulu is the largest city. We’ve all heard the regular advice. It’s expensive, there are lots of bugs (and they’re huge), and tropical downpours do happen. You […]

15 Countries I’m Most Excited To Visit

15 Countries I’m Most Excited To Visit

United States We should all start at home. The Blonde Abroad once admitted that even though she had been all over the world, she had only been to 11 states. I’m sure other world travelers are in the same boat. Before I see other countries I’d like to visit all 50 of my own states […]

Top 10 Beaches of O’ahu

Top 10 Beaches of O’ahu

And no, Waikiki isn’t one of them. These are beaches you’ve read about in magazines and seen pictures of on Instagram and Twitter. These are the beaches you want to visit in your dreams. Plenty of sand space, benches to enjoy the view without getting sandy, and some of the best sunset views you can […]

What to Expect When Landing On Oahu

What to Expect When Landing On Oahu

Which side of the plane is the best side to sit on? What kind of view do you get from the air? What’s the airport like? These are all questions I have before moving to Oahu but at the time I couldn’t find the information I needed. No one seemed to know, or at least, […]