Beach Review: Hanalei Beach – a Family Destination


Searching for another family-friendly beach in Kauai? Look no further than the north shore’s vast Hanalei Bay – it’s just the ticket. A large coral protects this enormous bay, creating perfect conditions for surfing, boogie boarding, paddling, and kayaking. While Continue reading

Your Guide to Christmas in Kauai Part II


Over the holidays, many families chose to stay home, among the comfort and predictability it has to offer. However, as a traveling Poipu Seal, I’m a HUGE advocate for branching out of your comfort zone to capture experiences that you Continue reading

Planning Thanksgiving in Hawaii


To follow up last week’s post on ways to enjoy Thanksgiving, Hawaiian style, I’ve put together a few recommendations for planning the main event of the day – the feast. 1) Find a Thanksgiving feast nearby. There are countless resorts Continue reading

Thanksgiving in Hawaii


Looking to escape the falling leaves or threatening snow of your home city? The  Thanksgiving holiday offers a perfect opportunity to get away and experience some warmth and relaxation. Even an ocean away from the mainland where Pilgrims first set Continue reading

Family Friendly Activities on Kauai


On an island where the options are endless, picking an activity that will suit the whole family can seem overwhelming. Lucky for us Poipu Beach Seals, our options are pretty straightforward. Still, don’t let the array of choices bog you Continue reading

Hawaiian State Parks Remain Open

Wailua River 1

If you’re worried about the recent government shutdown hampering your Hawaiian dream vacation, have no fear! Come see the beauty that Hawaii has to offer by visiting any one of our 53 STATE parks – all of which remain open Continue reading