Big Island

Author: Family Travel Forum Staff

Tags : Big Island, California, Couples, Europe, Flee Market, Hawaii, Italy, Kids, Kids Club, LGBTQ, Mexico, Multigen, Museums & Culture, Snowsports, Spring Break, Teens, Tennessee, Tuscany, USA, Utah, Watersports

Spring Break Vacation Deals Busting Out All Over

From the cabin fever-struck New England to the blizzard-battered Midwest and the snow-blanketed slopes of Lake Tahoe, many families are looking to plan a Spring Break getaway. So, which destinations are hustling to attract families this spring, and how? We have some surprising answers.

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Author: Family Travel Forum Staff

Tags : Beach, Big Island, Blogs, California, Couples, Hawaii, North America, USA, Watersports

Surfing Resorts In California And Hawaii

I have been an avid surfer since I was a kid, so when my wife and I vacation with Hannah, now 2, I expect to go surfing. The Surf N' Sand Resort (888/869-7569, 949/497-4477) is at 1555 South Coast Highway, Laguna Beach, CA 92651.

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Author: Kyle McCarthy

Tags : Adventure Trip, Big Island, Blogs, Eco-Tourism, Hawaii, Hiking, Kids, Multigen, Museums & Culture, Teens, USA, Watersports

3 Bucket List Adventures to Check Off in Hawaii

The islands of Hawaii are known for their varied scenery and culture, so when we realized how expensive a trip would be, we picked the most diverse one -- The Big Island – to knock off some bucket list dreams. Little did we know that instead of luaus and hula lessons, we’d be able to swim with manta rays, see lava flowing into the sea, and stargaze from the world’s tallest mountain.

 

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Author: Fran Falkin

Tags : Beach, Big Island, Cheap Vacation, Hawaii, Kids, Museums & Culture, Road Trip, USA, Watersports

Road Trip USA - Around and About The Big Island of Hawaii

From stops for golf or astronomy, white sand beaches, volcanoes, or macadamia nut factory tours, circling the Big Island of Hawaii makes for a rich and varied family road trip.
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Author: Fran Falkin

Tags : Baby, Beach, Big Island, Eco-Tourism, Golf, Hawaii, Hiking, Horseback Riding, Kids, Museums & Culture, North America, Teens, USA, Watersports

The Big Island, Hawaii Attractions

Bring the family to Hawai'i, the biggest of the Hawaiian Islands, for a taste of volcanoes, some outdoor adventures, history, pure culture and just to have great fun.  Also known as the "Island of Adventure," it is twice the size of O'ahu, Maui, Kauai', Lana'i and Molokai combined, and, at over 4,000 square miles, offers an extensive variety of climate, topography and natural features from a hot, steaming volcano to a cool, tropical rainforest.

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Author: Family Travel Forum Staff

Tags : Big Island, Flee Market, Golf, Hawaii, Honolulu, Oahu, Luxury Options, Multigen, North America, USA

Hawaii Golf Resorts Teeing Off with Family Discounts: $285/N B&B with Car

When it comes to resolutions for a new year of travel, Hawaii is always on our wish list. So, if the three Prince Resorts on two of the Hawaiian Islands (Oahu and Island of Hawaii) announce a sale, we pay attention.

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Author: Laura Sutherland

Tags : Baby, Beach, Big Island, Family-Friendly Hotels, Golf, Hawaii, Kids, Kids Club, Luxury Options, Multigen, North America, Spa & Wellness, Teens, Tennis, USA, Watersports

Hilton Waikoloa Village, The Big Island

One of Hawaii's legendary resorts, the Waikoloa Beach Resort complex including hotels, condos and a dolphin program have dominated the Big Island family resort scene for years.

The Kohala Coast of Hawaii's Big Island is the favored destination for family vacation planners who want to combine great beaches with eco-adventures. The Big Island has plenty of both, but perhaps the most fun base from which to enjoy them is the Hilton Waikoloa Village Resort.

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Author: Elaina Duran

Tags: Big Island, Central America, Hawaii, North America, USA, Vacations

The Big Island

It was wet. It was hot. It was pure and utter perfection. I cracked my window a centimeter, stuck my nose out, and inhaled as enthusiastically as a dog. Hawaii I thought as I closed my eyes and smiled.

Author: Serena Ettinger

Tags: Big Island, Hawaii, North America, USA, Vacations

My Family Trip to Kona!

One family vacation that really sticks out in my mind is the family trip we took to Kona (the big island of Hawaii). It was my mom, dad, little sister and I who went. When we go on vacations together we aren’t just a family, we are best friends.