Beach Review: Lumahai – Dangerous Beauty

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The “Mrs.” and I are always encouraging our seal puppies to play in waves – “Go! Swim! Explore!” But sometimes, we have to remind them that, while some waves can be used as play things, others are only for watching. Continue reading Beach Review: Lumahai – Dangerous Beauty

Beach Review: Tunnels Beach – Something for Everyone

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As a vacation planner, it can be hard to please everyone in your party – especially when that party consists of children, teenagers, AND adults. Trust me, my wife and I have a hard time keeping all our junior seals Continue reading Beach Review: Tunnels Beach – Something for Everyone

Surfing Lessons: A Family That Surfs Together Stays Together

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As a monk seal residing in Poipu Beach, I’ve seen my fair share of surfers – novices all the way to professionals, and boy does it look fun! Surfing is a characteristically Hawaiian sport that interests people of all ages Continue reading Surfing Lessons: A Family That Surfs Together Stays Together

Beach Review: Anini Beach – a Snorkeler’s Paradise

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As a monk seal, Kauai’s waters are my home and paradise. Everything in the deep, blue sea is at my disposal and I have quick access to all beaches the Garden Island has to offer. Well, most all beaches. Surrounded Continue reading Beach Review: Anini Beach – a Snorkeler’s Paradise

Family Outing on the Kauai Coastal Path

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As a year-round resident, I appreciate any effort people make to preserve the beauty of the Garden Island. Perhaps that’s why I love the Kauai Coastal Path so much – it allows locals and tourists to enjoy the beauty of Continue reading Family Outing on the Kauai Coastal Path

Beach Review: Hanalei Beach – a Family Destination

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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 Beach Review: Hanalei Beach – a Family Destination

Family Hike Review: Mahaulepu Trail at Shipwrecks Beach

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Hiking is one of Kauai’s most popular activities – at least that’s what I hear, Poipu Seals and hiking don’t go well together. I mean, have you ever seen a seal on a hike? Not a pretty picture. Still, hiking Continue reading Family Hike Review: Mahaulepu Trail at Shipwrecks Beach