Orchid Mauna Lani

A Mondavi Luau

Kona Area

Hilo Area

Akaka Falls State Park

Uncle Billys

Volcanoes National Park

 

 



The Fairwinds Snorkel Cruise

Kealakekua Bay

Carroll is on the "Dolphin Watch"

Kealakekua Bay (VERY clear water)

Although very beautiful, the entire trip is motorized.

Kona Side

The Big Island

Another everyday sunset in downtown Kailua.

The Ironman athletes in training

Punaluu Black Sands Beach

One of many snorkeling beaches near Kailua

The Mauna Kea Resort - Very nice beach. (When you drive into the front gate, ask for a "beach pass". They hand out 30 at a time.)

Waiting for the "green flash"

Place of Refuge

Puuhonua O Honaunau Historical Park

If you made it to the "Place of Refuge" you were spared your life.

The temple, which at one time had the bones of 23 chiefs

Grounds.

An interesting spider web. (this guy must watch the X-Files)

Boat landing which offers superb snorkeling. You'll find turtles, eels and lots of fish in this bay. (Place of Refuge temple is in the background.)