Hawaii Story Ideas

Kona Coffee and Beyond


There are lots of angles to the story of world-famous Kona coffee. A number of the beautiful little farms perched on the slopes of Maunaloa volcano welcome visitors. There and at local mills, farmers and staff explain how these prized coffee beans are grown and roasted. And the latest coffee story isn’t only about Kona, because now, the brew from the neighboring districts of Kau, Hamakua and Puna are winning awards and making quite a buzz in the coffee world.

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National Parks

The island of Hawaii has five national parks, sites and trails, each with its own natural beauty and cultural significance. Of course we have famous Hawaii Volcanoes National Park, home of the world’s most active volcano, but also historic “place of refuge” Puuhonua o Honaunau, the imposing temple Puukohola, where family blood was spilled to unite the island, the more than 175-mile Ala Kahakai National Historic Trail, and Kaloko-Honokohau, where aquaculture was practiced in ancient times.

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