When you think of the Big Island, you probably think of Kona Coffee or macadamia nuts. But, there’s a tea farm there too, which is why tea lovers should visit Hawaii island.
For those of you that don’t already know, I love malasadas. My favorite before they closed was Champions in Honolulu. So, I had to give the Big Island’s best, Tex Drive In, a try too.
Though we got a great deal on our flight to Kona, I didn’t want to splurge too much on a car. So, I decided to stick with my preferred brand outside of Silvercar and rent from Alamo Kona Airport.
Being the aviation nut that I am, it’s always fun trying new airlines. And, recently, I got to try a new-to-me airline for a quick mini-vacation. So, let’s talk about Southwest Airlines 1503 Honolulu – Kona service.
Recently, Mrs. Island Miler and I took a quick hop over to Hawaii Island for a long weekend. And, though brief, our little vacay was filled with firsts. So let’s kick off this Big Island LUV Trip Report with an introduction post.
I’ve got great news for Hawaii residents and visitor alike! Southwest announces Honolulu-Hil service! Finally, we’ll have competition once again on an inter-island route that desperately needs it.