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Celebrate Easter and More in Kailua-Kona

Easter is right around the corner, and there are plenty of events and fun activities to do near the Kona Reef Resort this weekend. Read on to find out what activities you and your friends or family members can do together this weekend! 231 more words

Church and surf

The tiny, 12-pew St. Peter’s Catholic Church is located on an oceanfront setting on Ali’i Drive in Kailua-Kona on the Big Island. The church’s setting is a peaceful piece of land, in front of a popular surfing spot. 112 more words


Love Avocados? We do too. Check Out the Avocado Festival!

Who doesn’t love a good avocado? For all the avocado lovers out there (and those who enjoy eating a delicious avocado with their salad, entree, snack, etc.), check out the… 75 more words

Kona Brewing - Koko Brown

I am excited about this beer because I will be in Kailua-Kona, Hawaii starting Saturday and this feels like a preview.

Kona Brewing, as part of it’s Aloha Series has given us the Koko Brown, a fantastic beer. 151 more words


Tropical fragrance of gardenias

The gardenia is a genus of flowering plants in the coffee family.  In Hawaii, there are several species of gardenia plants and they are known as na’u. 43 more words


Video: Injured Dolphin Approaches Diver for Help


During a night dive last January at Gadren Eel Cove in Kailua-Kona, Hawaii; a bottlenose dolphin caught in a fishing line approached scuba diver Keller Laros for help.   48 more words

First sail of Na Pe`a

The Na Pe`a traditional canoe sailing program, under the Nakoa Foundation and Ala Kahakai National Historic Trail, took their first distance journey. After a cleanup service project in the morning at Keauhou Bay, three canoes set sail escorted by their mama ship, Kinikini. 55 more words

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