Explore The Big Island
Hawaii is not a state of mind but a state of grace.
– Paul Theroux
Maku’u Farmers Market – A Sunday Morning Fixture of Local Handicrafts, Hot Food and Farm-Fresh Produce
Every Sunday morning along a nondescript stretch of highway in Big Island’s Puna District, local vendors of every stripe arrive at Maku’u Farmers Market to set up their…
Hobby Garden – Pahoa’s Quirky Amusement Park and Botanical Garden With A Rideable Model Train
Along an unassuming side street within Big Island’s Hawaiian Paradise Park neighborhood is Hobby Garden – the brainchild of long-time island resident Johnson Lum, who many years ago…
Pohoiki Beach – The Black Rock Shores of Big Island’s Newest Beach
Few places on Big Island have been changed by its recent volcanic activity quite as much as Pohoiki Beach, which until a few years ago wasn’t a beach…
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: