Hawai'i the Big Island - Puna (PDF Chapter)
Hawaiʻi’s eastern corner is a challenging place to live. Often drenched by rain, occasionally scorched by lava, and somewhat disconnected from the rest of the island, Puna attracts a unique assortment of free-spirited characters who enjoy living on the edge.
- be hypnotized by Pele’s awesome power as she creates the Earth before your very eyes with hot volcanic lava
- chase schools of fish through Kapoho Tide Pools’ endless maze of ponds and pools
- meet Puna’s cast of characters at Uncle Robert’s Wednesday Night Market, a weekly festi-val of food, friends and fine music
- restaurants & accommodation
Coverage includes: Best Scenic Views, Keaʻau, Pahoa, Red Road, Ka-lapana Area, Kapoho Area.
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