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Black sand, white pole holders

Between Kailua Kona Airport and Kekaha Kai State Park is a stretch of coastline heavy on lava and aircraft coming in to land, but light on vegetation and people. 88 more words



A big mahalo to Kona Stories for hosting June 5th’s Words & Wine event. And thank you to all who came to support local writers and businesses.

Ways We Almost, But Didn’t Die in Hawaii:  Part I

Before going to Hawaii we had heard all about sharks and venomous centipedes, but we didn’t see hide nor hair of either.  The true dangers for mainlanders are the sun and the waves. 546 more words

HAWAII: Kailua-Kona The Coffee destination Of Hawaii

Kailua is an unincorporated city in Hawaiʻi County, Hawaii, United States, in the North Kona District of the Island of Hawaiʻi.

The population was 11,975 at the 2010 census, up from 9,870 at the 2000 census. 1,218 more words


7 Tips for Travel from The Midwest to Hawaii

We made it! We have always wanted to go to Hawaii but we never thought we actually would. I’ll be doing a series of posts on our trip. 1,021 more words

Police searching for missing Kona boy - West Hawaii Today

KAILUA-KONA — Hawaii Island police are searching for a 16-year-old Kona boy who was reported missing.

Jacob Mead was last seen in Kailua-Kona around 7:30 a.m. 25 more words


Big Island - Hawaii

Big Island is also called ‘the island of fire’. This is because the largest natural vulcano in the world can be found here. Mauno Loa is called this volcano. 510 more words