Category Archives: Road Trippin’

“Another Day In The Crater”

So spake to me a gentleman hiker as we passed each other on the floor of the Kilauea Iki crater – site of the spectacular 1959 eruption. Saving the best for last, to-day was spent at the Volcano. First up … Continue reading

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Boots And Buttockses

Yep, it’s true. As the title implies, the Big Island of Hawaii has kicked my dimpled ass yet again. The day began with a drive up to the Koloko Cloud Forest, 5,000 feet above Kona. As per usual, the vegetation … Continue reading

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Shoots, Brah!

Aloha, friends! In the three days since last we spoke, I’ve been electrified by a bolt of lightning called “The Big Island of Hawaii”. Yowza, this island is un-freakin’-stoppable. Here’s how it went down. On Wednesday morning, I patronised, for … Continue reading

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And It’s A Road-Trip

Well, I left the farm to-day, having lived and worked there since the 28th of July. I’ll miss the awesome people; I’ll miss the awesome fruit; I’ll miss the awesome sunrises and ocean views; I’ll miss the awesome weather (love … Continue reading

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Two of the parents, and one each of the aunts and the uncles just departed after a ten-day visit to the Big Island. We were five nights in a house in Puna, and four in a condo in South Kohala. … Continue reading

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