Archive of: Destinations, Lanai



Trumpets of the Sea May-Aug 2012

Trumpets of the Sea

A relative of the seahorse, trumpetfish (Aulostomus maculatus) are named for their long, thin bodies with upturned mouths. While common in waters around the Big Island, these masters of disguise can be hard to spot.

The Snow Cone - Hawaiian Style! Jan-Apr 2012

The Snow Cone - Hawaiian Style!

A shave ice is cool and refreshing and a must-have treat while in Hawaii. It’s a local favorite among keiki (children) and adults alike—the perfect remedy to cool you down on hot sunny days.

Hawaii's Ancient Ones September 2011

Hawaii's Ancient Ones

Green sea turtles, known in Hawaii as honu, are one of the few species on the planet so ancient that they swam alongside dinosaurs during the Jurassic period.

Butterflies of the Sea September 2011

Butterflies of the Sea

The Ornate Butterflyfish is considered one of the most unique and beautiful inhabitants of Hawaii tropical reefs and worldwide

Beauty and the Hawaii Beach September 2011

Beauty and the Hawaii Beach

Spanning across many of Hawaii’s glorious shorelines, you may spot a trailing vine known as beach morning glory.