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Share now to spread the word: Have you heard of the term “overtourism“? If you have or will ever be a tourist, you MUST educate yourself about overtourism. It has been a growing crisis for years and is threatening the existence of our favorite cultural destinations. Luckily, it has been temporarily eased by COVID-19, andContinue reading “Will Overtourism Force Cultures into Extinction?”
If you’re planning to head to Hawaii as one of your post-COVID vacation spots, the islands would love to have you! Having tourists in Hawaii will be a huge relief for many. Without it, many local businesses are failing. Your tourism helps to support Hawaii… …but not the tourism that was seen prior to lockdown.Continue reading “How to be Great Tourists in Hawaii”
Will you, the traveler, take your tourist money to a country that is working towards a sustainable planet through carbon neutrality? Or will you, the traveler, take your tourist money to a country that couldn’t care less? Hear me out. The tourism industry is easily the most powerful, influential industry in the world. Businesses inContinue reading “Top Travel Spots that Support Carbon Neutrality”
Documenting our settlement on O’ahu & the natural beauty surrounding us.
Want to do the Pali Puka hike? Skim this, first! If you’ve seen the blog about Makapu’u Puka, you know that “puka” is the local word for hole. There are many puka hikes scattered around the island, and they’re often very rewarding to find. They sit along the edge of a ridge, and you canContinue reading “The Pali Puka Hike”
If you ask 100 people on Oahu, “Which hike is a total classic?”, over half will mention Crouching Lion. What makes Crouching Lion Hike so awesome? It’s one of the shortest hikes with the greatest reward. Crouching Lion hike is halfway up the east side of the island in Ka’a’awa. Because it’s on the eastContinue reading “The Crouching Lion Hike”
Hawaii’s main island, O’ahu, is home to many famous hikes… but Koko Head is one of the most infamous. If you blindly agree to hike it, you soon realize that you just agreed to your own slow death. While you’re hiking Koko Head, you go through a mental breakdown that parallels the grief cycle. 1.Continue reading “The Grief Cycle While Hiking Koko Head”
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