10 Things you might not know about Waipiʻo Valley

Here are 10 things you might not know about Waipiʻo Valley located on the Big Island. 1.Waipiʻo means ‘Curved Water’ in the Hawaiian language 2. Often called ‘The Valley of the Kings’, Waipiʻo Valley was the home of King Kamehameha I and was the residence of many early Hawaiian Aliʻi (kings). 3. The road down to the […]

5 Medicinal Hawaiian Plants

Ancient Hawaiians were part of a very resourceful civilization, which is evident from their strong medical tradition. All Native Hawaiian medicines were crafted from plants, minerals, and animals that grew plentifully wherever they lived. Here are 5 medicinal Hawaiian plants that you can use to treat yourself: 1. Māmaki – Pipturus albidus Māmaki is a plant native […]