Monthly Archives: July 2010

Love Mangos?

The Hawaii Healing Garden Mango Festival is this Saturday, July 31st at the Outrigger Keauhou Beach Resort from 10am to 5pm, free admission. Mango lovers rejoice during this day filled with special events and activities including live music, hula and … Continue reading

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Hilo Hawaiian Hotel purchased by local investors group for $17.3M

The Hilo Hawaiian Hotel, a Hilo Bay landmark, was sold this week for $17.3 million to a group of local investors led by Castle Resorts & Hotels. Along with Castle, new owners are RAM Corp and Honolulu attorney Rick Fried. … Continue reading

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Hawaii’s Kilauea volcano flows in Kalapana

The Kiluaea Volcano is an amazing sight to behold. Glowing lava and bellowing plumes leave lifetime impressions, but the best sight to see is an active surface flow. A surface flow is when the flowing lava slowly creeps along the … Continue reading

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Why Hawaii?

Well it’s as far removed as you are going to get from US shores without changing your language, currency and your favorite TV Channels……… But why bother?  You tell me if you are ready for a little tranquility, a climate … Continue reading

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Big Island Celebrities

The best part of following the celebrities is they can go anywhere….and where do they choose to go for everything from hiding out to being seen…..Hawaii, of course… Is it the short flight from their crazy lives to our “norm”‘, … Continue reading

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Big Island is No. 1

“Great for Everyone. Small towns, big towns, hot weather, cool weather, primary schools, universities, golf, surf, volcanoes – the Big Island has it all.” Continue reading

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Music, Crafts and Fun

Looking for weekend plans on the west side of the Big Island? Want something to do with your family that offers live music, entertainment and activities? Waikoloa Village is hosting Loud & Clear Productions Summer Block Party and Music Festival … Continue reading

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Big Island Homes Sales Keep Climbing!

Good news! 161 homes on the Big Island sold in June, reports the Hawaii Information Service. It was another good month for Big Island single-family home and condominium sales as they are up more than 50% compared to this time … Continue reading

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