Snorkeling with Hawaii’s Turtles

By Tammy Peluso Every destination has its signature attraction; perhaps sea lions, Manta Rays or Whale Sharks. Without question, the stars of Hawaii’s underwater extravaganza are the turtles. Green Sea Turtles (Chelonia mydas), best identified by the single pair of scales on the front of their heads and their dazzling green and brown flecked shells…


Hawaiian Encounters

By Al Hornsby As we slide along a smooth sea in our big inflatable toward Oahu’s northwest tip, the shoreline that slips by is a mix of new and old Hawaii. There are stretches with a few scattered hotels and lovely homes nestled right against the beach, but much of the rest is undeveloped. Here…


Romantic Getaways – Hawaii

Kauai Text by Brad Doane Born of fire, Kauai has thrust herself from the sea and touched the heavens above. The island is a place of such extreme and sublime natural beauty that the harshness of everyday reality is forgotten and replaced with lush mountain tops and blue waterfalls. Under the magic spell of falling…


Hawaiian Rapture

Casey Mahaney and Astrid Witte Mahaney Like little blessings from the fire goddess Pele, the hawaiian Islands stretch across the central Pacific from the Big Island to remote Midway Atoll. Each is a unique world of its own and our Dive Guide will lead you to encounters that range from the electribying to the sublime.…