New Alaska Airlines flights from Oakland to Kona, and San Jose to Kona, may offer the lowest rates to the Big Island from the Bay Area.
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May 15th, 2010 · Comments Off on New Bay Area to Kona Flights · Big Island Travel
April 10th, 2008 · Comments Off on Vog Closes Volcano Park · Big Island Travel
April 10, 2008. On Tuesday a reversal of the normal tradewind pattern brought a cloud of volcanic gas (“vog” = volcanic smog) into portions of Hawaii Volcanoes National Park normally open to visitors. The Park was quickly shut down, and some two thousand visitors were quickly ushered out of the area. The Park remained closed […]
March 30th, 2008 · Comments Off on Aloha Airlines Shutdown! · Big Island Travel
March 30, 2008. All Hawaii travelers take note: Aloha Airlines just announced they’re going out of the passenger travel business as of…tomorrow. Purchased Aloha Airlines tickets after March 31, 2008, will not be honored.
March 20th, 2008 · Comments Off on Kilauea Explosions · Big Island Travel
March 20, 2008 Kilauea volcano is showing some very interesting activity this week! Apparently a gas build-up caused some significant explosions, resulting in rocks and gravel raining down on a portion of the Hawaii Volcanoes National Park normally open to visitors. As of now some trails in the park and parts of the Chain of […]
March 19th, 2008 · Comments Off on Kona car rental options · Big Island Travel
Our Kona condo guests often ask about the best deals on car rentals in the Kailua-Kona area. Unfortunately it is hard to see what the Big Island has to offer without a car. The good news is that rental prices are generally reasonable (although gas prices in Hawaii are frightening!)