Entries by Tori Hennessy

Kauai Nightlife: Old Kapa’a Town Art Walk

On the first Saturday of each month, Old Kapa’a Town comes to life from 5 PM to 9 PM. Local artists, musicians, and food trucks line the streets for almost four blocks. The Old Kapa’a Town Art Walk is a must-do for visitors and residents alike! Parking & Where to Start First off, finding parking […]

Perks of Traveling to Kauai in the Winter

Kauai is a beautiful island to visit year-round. Wintertime on Kauai brings a little more rain, still all the beauty. Here are the top reasons you should visit Kauai this winter: Warmer Weather There are few places warmer than Hawaii during the wintertime. Temperatures rarely fall below sixty degrees. If you’re coming from the snow, […]

7 Things To Do on Kauai with Teens

Congrats! You’re traveling to Kauai with a teenager… planning an entertaining agenda can be tough, but not on Kauai. There are so many amazing, teen-friendly adventures to embark on. Here’s what I recommend:  1. Take your teen to watch a North Shore sunset. There’s nothing quite like watching the sunset from Hanalei Pier or Ke’e […]

Adventures on the South Shore of Kauai: Must-Dos

The South Shore of Kauai is a beautiful place to be year-round. This is where sunshine can usually be found, along with a handful of picturesque beaches and plenty of adventures to embark on. I composed a small list of absolute must-dos while on this side of the island… enjoy!     1. Visit the McBryde […]

Kauai Farmer’s Markets

Not too long ago, I was sitting in an airport, on my way home to Kauai. The woman next to me was talking to her kids very excitedly about the yummy fresh fruit they were going to try when they arrived on the Garden Isle. She turned to me, and asked if I knew where […]

Kauai for Dog Lovers: Fur-ever Friends

The Garden Isle is truly a dog’s fantasy land. Boundless outdoor adventures, streams to romp in, and pet-friendly beaches will have your furry friend wagging for joy. Here’s everything you need to know.   Kauai Humane Society’s “Doggy Field Trips” If you’re missing your canine companion during your stay on Kauai, or simply a Kauai […]

“Get Dirty Kauai” on Kauai Mud Bug Tours

It was the perfect weather for a muddy adventure. Warm Kauai rain showers made the course of our Mud Bug Koloa Tour truly an awesome experience. Embrace the rain, folks! The “Mud Bug” is an ATV (all-terrain vehicle) built to splash through the biggest puddles and whip around tight, bumpy turns. Two words: Get. Dirty. The adventure […]

Best Kauai Beaches for Little Ones

Traveling with little ones can be a challenge, but Kauai’s bounty of family friendly beaches will entertain your keiki (children) for hours. Pack the floaties and sunscreen… it’s about to get sandy! Hanalei Pavilion There’s nothing like frolicking in the gentle waters of Hanalei Bay. Sand bars often form at the Hanalei Pavilion, allowing for […]

Running on Kauai: Where to Put in the Miles

Running on Kauai can test even the fittest of runners, but also caters to those just looking for a beautiful place to jog. From mauka to makai, there are plenty of trails to blaze. Let’s be honest, sometimes pounding the pavement can make us long for feeling the Earth under our feet. As an avid runner […]

Kauai County Farm Bureau Fair

It’s that time of year on Kauai again! The Kauai County Farm Bureau Fair only comes once a year for four festive days on the Garden Isle. Bringing locals and visitors a taste of a mainland-style carnival, “the Fair” is an event for all ages. It’s happening Thursday, August 24th 2017 through Sunday, August 27th 2017 […]