Know the difference between ʻAʻā and Pāhoehoe

Time to look up the words in Wikipedia. Turns out these words are for two different types of Lava. ʻAʻā means "stony rough lava", but also to "burn" or "blaze") is one of three basic types of flow lava. ʻAʻā is basaltic lava characterized by a rough or rubbly surface composed of broken lava blocks called … Continue reading Know the difference between ʻAʻā and Pāhoehoe

Drink From a Fresh Coconut

My sister is currently living in Hawaii so it is a tad more than just visiting her when I go. It's very much a vacation in paradise. There are tons of "bucket" list adventures to cross off when on a tropical island. This was one from the book. I had visited my sister in 2011 … Continue reading Drink From a Fresh Coconut