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Hawai‘i Volcanoes National Park reopens to the delight of everyone!

Hawai‘i Volcanoes National Park reopens to the delight of everyone!

09/25/2018 | by konanow | No Comments Vacation Rentals

October 30, 2018 AFTER DARK IN THE PARK PRESENTATION – HAWAI’I VOLCANOES NATIONAL PARK

October 30, 2018 AFTER DARK IN THE PARK PRESENTATION – HAWAI’I VOLCANOES NATIONAL PARK Join Martha Noyes, author of Then There Were None, for “Woven Strands and Braided Cords: Philosophy and Metaphysics in Precontact Hawaiian Astronomy.” Hawai’i’s pre-contact cultural astronomy was complex, with mulitple strands of information braided and woven into an elaborate web of […]

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October 27, 2018 ANNUAL WAIMEA SOLAR SYSTEM WALK

The Canada-France-Hawai’i Telescope and Keck Observatory are sponsoring the Waimea Solar System Walk from 10am-2pm. The walk turns Waimea into a scale model of our solar system with the sun at Keck and Pluto/dwarf planets at CFHT. Prizes for the keiki, refreshments for all. Costume contest at 1pm! Event is free. To be held at […]

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October 21, 2018 AFTERNOON AT THE PALACE CONCERT/HULA AND VILLAGE STROLL

October 21, 2018 AFTERNOON AT THE PALACE CONCERT/HULA AND VILLAGE STROLL Hawaiian music by Keolanui Serenaders and hula from Kumu Etua Lopes’ halau Hula Na Pua U’i O Hawai’i on the grounds of Hulihe’e Palace on Alii Drive from 4-5pm. Bring your own beach mat or chair. Before and after the Palace performance, stroll thru […]

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October 13, 2018 IRONMAN WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP TRIATHLON – KAILUA-KONA

October 13, 2018 IRONMAN WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP TRIATHLON – KAILUA-KONA This ultimate endurance event – a 2.4 mile swim, 112-mile bike and a 26.2 mile run – attracts thousands of the world’s best athletes, and thousands of volunteers from the Big Island help make it happen!

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Picture perfect Kona Morning – Moon set and turtles! Click to see photos

Watching the moon set this morning was pretty amazing and I knew we were off to a good start! View from  our Kona Now office, easy way to start the day. Oh wait, a quick peek over the seawall and eye spy a little turtle friend having a nosh.

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Another beautiful day from our Kona Now Office

08/28/2018 | by konanow | No Comments Vacation Rentals

Don’t miss snorkeling at Kahalu’u

Kahalu’u… it is like a giant fish bowl with turtles. Early morning is best. On Alii Drive just a few minutes from any of our Kona properties and it offers parking and facilities.   .

12/21/2017 | by konanow | No Comments Local Area

Try a true “local kine plate lunch” at Umekes

Umekes is an easy walk from Hale Kona Kai and Kona Reef and a short ride from our other properties. Located across the street from the Kona Farmers Market just up the hill a little.  75-143 Hualalai Rd… the poke is the best on the islands.

04/15/2017 | by Str3@ml1ne | No Comments Local Area