# Big island hawaii
A meaningful life full of Joy.
Nature is a gift. Get out and explore. Nature heals, and helps us live meaningful lives full of joy. "In every walk with nature, one receives far more than he seeks." John Muir
Puna District: Turn back the clock for a glimpse into the old Hawaii
Puna, which covers 500 sq. miles of the Big Island of Hawai'i, is just a bit smaller than the island of Kauaʻi. This spectacular yet quaint areas is a place where you can turn back the clock and enjoy winding roads that hug the coastline through a lush green rainforest under tunnels of trees overhead. Home to a number of farms and nurseries producing a variety of crops such as macadamia nuts, papayas, bananas and tropical flowers. Don't miss this pristine fragrant landscape on your travels around the Big Island.
Beautiful coastline of the Big Island of Hawai'i
The last couple of years challenged all of us. Living through a pandemic and stay-at-home regulations. Now it is time to get out and enjoy the beauty all around us. You don't know what you have until it's gone, get out and see what is right out your front door. Enjoy the rugged beauty of the Big Island of Hawai'i in this week's relaxation video.
King Kamehameha's Awesome Athletes Inclusive Canoe Race, Hilo Bay
The King Kamehameha’s Awesome Athletes Inclusive Canoe Race is a partnership between The Arc of Hilo, OSMD Hawaii (Operation Sammy Muscular Dystrophy), and inclusive canoe club ‘Ohana Wa’a Laulima, with a shared vision to host a safe and inclusive paddling event here in Hilo Bay that welcomes individuals with disabilities to participate in a culturally and historically significant sporting activity.
Life on the Big Island Hawaii. Enjoying a picture perfect day out on the water in Hilo Hawaii.
Enjoying a picture perfect day out on the water fishing and swimming in Hilo Hawaii.
A look at Leilani Estates after the Kilauea Volcano Eruption of 2018
A walk through Leilani Estates 4 years after the eruption of the Kilauea Volcano. See the aftermath of a house bombarded by lava bombs. Get a close up look at Fissure 8 and the surrounding area.
Trying BBQ at The Fish & The Hog in Waimea
When in cattle country in Hawaii we had to try some delicious BBQ at The Fish and The Hog.
Tuk Tuk Thai Food Truck in Volcano Village
We visit Tuk-Tuk Food Truck just outside of Hawaii Volcanoes National Park on the Big Island. Their Thai food is delicious and brings the heat!