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Excursion to Captain Cook’s Point

I woke up the next day having researched some tours and having revived the impulse to take a dip in Hawaiian waters. Since my family doesn't care for swimming at the beach, I first joined them by lounging under one of the cabanas as they swam in the pool after a breakfast of guava juice and… Continue reading Excursion to Captain Cook’s Point

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The Big Island … and still growing

The first thing you notice as you descend is that the island is cloaked in black, unlike the lush green layer carpeting the others. The lady sitting next to me on the plane asked her husband, "So is that all like, mountain, like, rock?" "It's lava rock, honey," he said. And the whole island is covered in… Continue reading The Big Island … and still growing