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Day 14 - A Pilgrimage to Aloha

Today we made a trek to the Lawai International Center. This centers sits in the valley of healing, on an ancient heiau in the configuration of a honu.   377 more words

Tunnels Beach

Pu'u O Mahuka Heiau: A Beautiful Hike to a Hawaiian Temple

Trekking Thursday

It’s not very often that I venture over the to beautiful North Shore of Oahu. Every time I do, I find myself so awestruck by its beauty! 317 more words

Postaday

Day three of the Big Island

I got back from the Big Island last Tuesday and I really do want to write all about my adventures because it was such an amazing trip, but it is so hard for me to find time this week.   1,909 more words

Travel

A journey back in time at Ulupo Heiau

Tucked away near the edge of Kawainui Marsh, Ulupo Heiau is a powerful reminder of the Hawaiian civilization that once thrived here.

Pictures don’t really do it justice or capture the size and scope of this historic stone temple, where Hawaiians once sought spiritual support for harvests and battle. 126 more words

Ku'ilioloa Heiau and Poka'i Bay

Ku’ilioloa Heiau is a traditional Hawaiian stone temple and place of learning located on a beautiful little peninsula on the Waianae Coast, beside Poka’i Bay. 232 more words

Mauna Lahilahi Hawaiian petroglyphs

It’s a distinct rock feature along the beach (makai) side of Farrington Highway as you travel up the Waianae Coast through Makaha.  Mauna Lahilahi includes fascinating remnants of the early Hawaiian civilization that thrived for centuries before contact with outsiders. 216 more words