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10 of the Best Luxury Hotel Suites in the US

by ClaireBullen March 2015 - last edited September

10 of the Best Luxury Hotel Suites in the USHundreds of square metres of space. Round-the-clock butler service. Private terraces. Jaw-dropping views. At the top luxury hotel suites in the US, these aren’t even the highlights. Of course, these are certainly wallet-opening stays, but for those after a bit of high-rolling, it’s hard to envision a more opulent way to travel.

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Discover Molokai: The Kalaupapa Peninsula

by BrianBerusch February 2015 - last edited September

The Kalaupapa PeninsulaAsk any local that resides in Hawaii where they go to unplug and inevitably their answer will be Molokai. Located on the northeast end of the shallow channel that separates Maui, Kahoolawe and Lanai, Molokai offers some of the most breathtaking scenery in the archipelago, especially on the remote Kalaupapa Peninsula.

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Mini Road Trips: Maui's Hana Highway

by Moderator February 2015 - last edited October

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52 miles, 59 one lane bridges and 620 bends: the Hana Highway is a meandering squiggle of a road lined with jungly green rainforest, waterfalls and jaw-dropping views of the Pacific. No wonder it’s touted as one of America’s greatest drives. If you're visiting the islands of Hawaii don’t miss the chance to experience this adventure for yourself – it might be the closest you get to finding heaven on earth. 

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Hawaii: A Bird's Eye View of Kauai

by Moderator December 2014 - last edited October

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We’ve written previously about how to explore the towering 4,000 ft cliffs and caves of the remarkable Napali Coast at sea level. But our most recent visit offered an altogether different perspective, as we took to the skies for a bird’s eye view of the island’s dramatic topography.

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The Best Places to Practice Yoga in Hawaii

by BrianBerusch June 2014 - last edited October 2014 by Moderator

A spiritual guide to yoga in Hawaii

Towering green mountain chains, shimmering blue seas and near perfect weather all-year-round make practising yoga in Hawaii an appealing concept. Who doesn’t need a little quiet contemplation on a beach while perfecting their downward dog? Indeed, it’s meditation in paradise. Here are a few of our favourite yoga schools and retreats across the island chain.

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Volcanoes of Hawaii

Molten. Lava. These two words alone draw millions of onlookers every year. There are only a handful of places on earth that you can walk right up to the gooey, sorta liquid, kinda rocky red stuff and watch as it gobbles up anything and everything in it’s path. The volcanoes of Hawaii, or more specifically, Hawaii Volcanoes National Park on Hawaii Island is one of them.

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