Looking up through koa branches along the u'u ka O'helo trail
The National Tropical Botanical Garden near Hilo has many beautiful specimens, including this white hibiscus.
Road to Hana
The famous road to Hana may be one of the most beautiful (and frightening) roads in the United States. It's only one lane wide in spots, and very busy.
This is the Kalalau valley, which was featured prominently in the ABC television series, "Lost"
Lele Ho'okau on Kuemanu Heiau
Ancient Hawaiians dedicated this site to the surfing god
Hosmer Grove is an early forestation experiment. Most of the trees aren't native to Hawaii.
The ocean sprays up over the rocky Hana shore
Hana Coast Keyhole
This hole worn away in the rocks of the Hana coast reminds me of a whale
The top of Haleakala Mountain has some of the finest sunrises on the planet
The landscape inside Haleakala crater looks like something from another planet
Originally built in 1889, Father John Velghe decorated the interior to attract the native Hawaiians
Little Blue Church
Originally built in 1889, this tiny church only has 12 pews and is still in use today
Drying Coffee Beans
Coffee beans spread out in the sun to dry