adventure in Hawaii

Family Friendly Hikes in Hawaii

My Vacation Lady LOVES Hawaii.  We keep saying that we would live in the Hawaiian Islands if our kids and grandbabies didn't live on the East Coast. While Hawaii is probably our top honeymoon destination, we just sent a family with a toddler to the Big Island and we are in the midst of planning [...]

Tips for your drive along the Road to Hana

View from the Road to Hana The Road to Hana is one of the top things and do in Maui and almost all of My Vacation Lady's clients will make this drive during their stay in Maui. It's the one place that you'll see 55+ one lane bridges, water falls, black sand beaches, [...]

Free or almost activities on the Big Island of Hawaii

The Big Island of Hawaii is BIG, hence the name, but along with it's smaller sister islands, it has tons of things to see and do and experience for not a lot of money. Here are some of the things that you can do on the Big Island without taking a bite out of your [...]

Fun hiking trails in Hawaii

By now, you should all know that Hawaii is My Vacation Lady's happy place.  We would live there if we could. If you like to explore natural beauty, the Hawaiian Islands are amazing and one of the best ways to really appreciate the beauty of Hawaii's interior, take a walk along some of the hiking trails. [...]

Whale watching in Hawaii

Humpback whales visit the waters surrounding the Hawaiian Islands each year from November to May.  The the peak of the season is between January and March. On our last vacation to Hawaii in late November into early December 2017, My Vacation Lady was lucky to catch a glimpse of whales during our snorkeling and whale watching excursion from Maui [...]

Big Island Volcano Excursion review

As a travel professional, I often pre-book excursions for my clients and since we were going to be in the Big Island of Hawaii, I thought it was time to experience one of the activities that I recommend frequently.  While my clients have come back enjoying this excursion, I really needed to experience it myself and [...]

What to pack for your vacation to Hawaii

Every day in Hawaii feels like Aloha Friday since casual attire is pretty much all that you need to pack for your vacation or honeymoon to the Hawaiian Islands. With the exception of a couple of fine restaurants, men don't need to even consider bringing a jacket or tie.  Hawaiian Aloha Shirts (casual buttoned down or collared shirts) [...]

How to see flowing lava in Volcanoes National Park

This year more and more of My Vacation Lady's clients are heading to the Big Island of Hawaii and at the top of their list of must see's is to see lava flowing in Volcanoes National Park. While travelers can view the current flow on their own, officials recommend booking a tour for safety’s sake. [...]

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Are you up for an Adventure?

My Vacation Lady recently spoke to clients who loved the outdoors but weren't up for "extreme" adventure.   One thing that client considered to be an extreme adventure was bungee jumping.  We thought that was pretty funny, since bungee jumping is one of what we, at My Vacation Lady, consider to be in the Thrills and Chills experiences. Some of [...]