Explore The Big Island
Hawaii is not a state of mind but a state of grace.
– Paul Theroux
The best swimming spot in Hilo is Carlsmith Beach Park. Several tranquil and windswept beach parks line the four-mile-long Kalanianaole Street east of Hilo’s main downtown intersection, and…
An uninterrupted half-mile of fine white sand waits for Kona-side beachgoers at Hapuna Beach, a long stretch of pristine, sun-drenched shoreline and electric blue water sandwiched between rocky…
It’s easy to imagine the days of old-time Hawaii at places like Lapakahi State Historical Park, where visitors can see firsthand how the ancestors of these islands once…
Want to Move to Hawaii?
Learn about what it takes to move the The Big Island–one of the most beautiful (and expensive) states to live in. Is it worth it? We think so! Read our guide and find out for yourself:
Get to Know the big Island
The best restaurants. The best beaches. The most scenic spots and the biggest secrets. Learn all about the state of Hawaii’s biggest island: