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Haunting Nude Photos Bring 1970s Hippie Community Back To Life

The Huffington Post | Carla Herreria | Posted 07.28.2015 | Arts

In 1977, Taylor Camp was burning down. The flames, ignited by the Kauai, Hawaii, county police and state officials, devoured homes, churches and comm...

One Woman’s Adventurous Life, In 15 Jaw-Dropping Photos

The Huffington Post | Chloe Fox | Posted 07.24.2015 | Women

Most people think of the word "adventure" as a noun -- a single experience that has a beginning, middle and end. But Chelsea Yamase often uses it as a...

Hawaii's 'Weeping Wall' Is A Misty Oasis Of Waterfalls

The Huffington Post | Carla Herreria | Posted 07.22.2015 | Travel

Why settle for one waterfall when you can be surrounded by an abundance of them? Located near the center of Hawaii's lush island of Kauai, "The Weepin...

A Glimpse Inside Hawaii's 'Forbidden Island'

The Huffington Post | Carla Herreria | Posted 07.21.2015 | Travel

When the sun sets over Kauai's Kekaha Beach on an especially clear night, a tall, silhouetted tract of land emerges west of the Hawaiian islands, towa...

The Top 10 Places for Families to Travel This Summer

MiniTime | Posted 05.26.2015 | Travel
MiniTime

From coast to coast, families search for a stretch of sand where kids can play freely and adults can take a break from the daily schedule. Here are a few suggestions to help you find your spot.

Kauai Official in Switzerland Urges Syngenta to Drop Lawsuit Blocking Enforcement of GMO Pesticide Law; Syngenta Replies, 'There Is No Lawsuit'

Judah Freed | Posted 05.22.2015 | Green
Judah Freed

At the annual shareholders meeting of the Syngenta Corporation in Basel, Switzerland, Kauai County Council member Gary Hooser urged the transnational chemical giant to withdraw from its lawsuit against the Hawaiian island county.

Extremely Rare Hawaiian Monk Seal Dies In 'Perplexing' Propeller Accident

The Huffington Post | Carla Herreria | Posted 05.19.2015 | Green

A young Hawaiian monk seal, one of the world's most endangered species, was killed by a boat's propeller -- the first such accident in at least 20 yea...

6 Outdoor Adventure Excursions to Supercharge Your Kauai Vacation

Amy Whitley | Posted 06.09.2015 | Travel
Amy Whitley

If you're the type of traveler who prefers blisters to pedicures on a beach vacation, or gets more scrapes and bruises than suntan lines, you are our people.

7 Explorers Name The Most Beautiful Place They've Ever Seen

The Huffington Post | Nico Pitney | Posted 05.27.2015 | Travel

Looking for travel inspiration? We've been asking fascinating people -- Pulitzer Prize-winners, world champion athletes, entrepreneurs, artists, and m...

A Winter Road Trip Around Kauai

Christine Buckley | Posted 03.07.2015 | Travel
Christine Buckley

There is no better way to explore the country's dramatic and varied landscapes, breathtaking vistas, quaint small towns, and regional subcultures than by loading up the car and hitting the open road.

7 Hawaii Destinations The Obamas Should Escape To

The Huffington Post | Landess Kearns | Posted 03.02.2015 | Travel

Dear Obama family, By now, we know you have your annual holiday vacation down to a science. After all, you've stayed in the same neighborhood for ...

Endangered Hawaiian Monk Seal's Suspicious Death Sparks Investigation

The Huffington Post | Landess Kearns | Posted 12.04.2014 | Green

An endangered Hawaiian monk seal was found bludgeoned to death on the Northeast coast of Kauai on November 30, and federal and state authorities have ...

Who's Killing Hawaii's Endangered Monk Seals?

Miyoko Sakashita | Posted 02.03.2015 | Green
Miyoko Sakashita

It's happened again. Another endangered Hawaiian monk seal has been beaten to death in Hawaii.

Meditation Brings a Miracle

Serena Dyer | Posted 01.26.2015 | Hawaii
Serena Dyer

I had always had a strong desire to visit the island of Kauai as I was told as a child that it had magical powers. Growing up spending a chunk of my life on Maui, I felt a particular connection to all of the Hawaiian islands, which is why I decided to get married there on Maui, on July 1, 2014.

Classic '80s Song Inspires 3 Men To Survive Capsizing

The Huffington Post | Carla Herreria | Posted 01.01.2015 | Good News

Last Sunday night, a powerful wave capsized Zack Romanak's boat off the coast of the Hawaiian island of Kauai. Romanak, his 10-year-old son Noah, and ...

Judge Sides With Seed Companies, Invalidates Hawaii GMO Law

AP | JENNIFER SINCO KELLEHER | Posted 10.25.2014 | Green

HONOLULU (AP) — A Kauai County law requiring companies to disclose their use of pesticides and genetically modified crops is invalid, a federal judg...

Miss Universe 1997 Brook Lee on Hawaii and Aloha Spirit | SPEAK UP WITH JIMMY NGUYEN (VIDEO)

Jimmy Nguyen | Posted 09.22.2014 | Travel
Jimmy Nguyen

Brook talks about why she loves Hawaii, its tourism, the differences between its islands, and what makes Hawaii unique from other island groups.

5 Dream Trips You Can Actually Afford

Budget Travel | Posted 08.27.2014 | Travel
Budget Travel

Yes, you CAN afford to visit Machu Picchu! Try going with an affordable group tour by G Adventures. (Photo courtesy of Luq1/Dreamstime. Article by Ka...

Mayoral Candidate Dustin Barca Circles Kauai by Land and Sea

Choon James | Posted 08.11.2014 | Hawaii
Choon James

Dustin Barca began his circle-the-island marathon to fundraise and "talk-story" with the grassroots on May 29, 2014. He started by paddling from Ke'e Beach on the north, along the Na Pali coast, to Polihale State Park.

It's Called The Garden Island -- Here's Why

Posted 05.25.2014 | Travel

Towards the end of the Hawaiian archipelago lives a small, rainy island called Kauai. Known as the Garden Island, Kauai is home to wildly verdant ...

Most Awe-Inspiring Adventures in Kauai

Shannon Kaiser | Posted 07.21.2014 | Travel
Shannon Kaiser

Kauai is the oldest of the Hawaiian Island chain and boasts some of the most spectacular scenery in the world. Hollywood directors count on this pint-...

Are People In Hawaii Killing Cats For Sport?

The Huffington Post | Posted 05.19.2014 | Crime

While one Hawaiian island is being overrun by thousands of mice, another is seeing a disturbing trend of cat disappearances and murders. In the pa...

Hawaii's Politics: Surf, Aloha Aina, and Dustin Barca

Choon James | Posted 07.12.2014 | Hawaii
Choon James

Politics in Kauai, the only island that was not conquered by King Kamehameha the Great, just got a little more exciting with Dustin Barca's recent announcement to run for Mayor.

Na Pali Park Closed For The Summer?

thegardenisland.com | Posted 05.04.2014 | Hawaii

LIHUE — The Department of Land and Natural Resources has announced a feral goat and pig control hunt later this summer in the Na Pali Coast State Wi...

Oh, the Irony: An Afternoon with Bethany Hamilton at Universal Studios

Reid Levin | Posted 06.23.2014 | Celebrity
Reid Levin

Big wave surfing, book writing and inspiring those in dark places are all much more important than clearing the air with regard to an accident that was out of her control. She's a woman now and it seems maturity has turned over a new leaf for her.