One of the United States? most popular vacation destinations is definitely Hawaii. ?The Big Island? is a volcanic isle that features 11 different climate zones, so you can literally go from one extreme to the other in the course of a visit!
The beautiful shoreline along the western coast has developed into one of the most incredible resort destinations in the world. Here, Laura experiences firsthand the ancient place where Hawaiian chiefs of the past came for meetings and festivities.
You won't want to miss the natural wonders of The Big Island either! Volcanoes National Park is home to the most active volcano on this side of the world. You can take a hike around the volcano and actually walk out onto the hardened lava field. Try your hand at deep sea fishing for marlin or mahi-mahi. The calm water is home to an amazing quantity of fish just waiting to be caught!
For those wanting to experience old Hawaii, come with Laura as she lives the life of a Paniolo, an original Hawaiian cowboy. After saddling up at the Dahana Ranch, you'll be riding horseback through the hills of the high country, overlooking black sand beaches.
There are so many different ways to enjoy what the Big Island has to offer. Mix an adventurous spirit with a good pair of walking shoes, and you?ll realize that paradise truly exists on the Big Island of Hawaii!