Hawaii State Bird – Nene

– Explore The Big Island has some good information on the ‘Nene’ which is the State Bird of Hawaii. You might see one on our Big Island Circle Tour. The official Hawaii State Bird is Nene (nay-nay), or Hawaiian goose. Branta sandvicensis as it is known by its...

Kona Coast Coffee

Kona is famous for its’ coffee and our Big Island Circle Tour stops at Premium Kona Coffee Farm where you can sip coffee and explore the farm. Pilot Guides offers some good history on the Kona Coffee Belt and the Kona coffee bean. Hawaii is only the state in America...

The Modern Hiking Essentials

Our newest and most active hike Volcano Hike Adventure is a good way to see the best of the Big Island up close and personal.  Travel to and from the hiking spots in comfort and luxury. Here’s some advice from Hiking Guy on essentials for hiking gear. The ten...