Hilo, the largest town on the big island of Hawaii, is a great place to explore. Apart from running into astronomers, here are some additional attractions…

‘Akaka Falls around Hilo

Alternatively, you can venture onto the other side of the big island (Kona), where there is no shortage of beaches. Here are a few of the most popular spots to soak up some sun…

  • Mauna Kea Beach
  • Hapuna Beach
  • Waialea Beach
  • Anaeho’omalu Bay
  • Kiholo Bay
  • Kekaha Kai

If you’re still looking to fill your schedule, here is a link to a page with some of the upcoming big island events.