Looking for some outdoor adventure for your Thanksgiving Weekend? This blog is filled with great ideas for camping, hiking, rock climbing, mountain biking, skiing/snowboarding, and relaxing this holiday weekend.
Looking for some inspiration for your spring break destination? This blog is filled with great ideas for camping, hiking, rock climbing destinations, and more.
Kauai is our family’s favorite island because it has the best hikes, beautiful beaches, great snorkeling spots, epic surf breaks, plus so much more.
The Kalalau Trail has grown to become a world famous backpacking trip. The trail traverses the untouched, rugged Na Pali Coastline in Kauai and gives access to Kalalau Beach, often said to be the number 1 beach in the world. Here’s everything you need to know about hiking or backpacking the Kalalau Trail.
Maui, with it’s pristine beaches, has so many memorable things to do for all types of travelers. It’s the perfect island getaway for anyone who loves soaking in the warm sun, playing in the ocean, exploring waterfalls, and fun excursions.
The Road to Hana is known as one of the most beautiful drives in the world due its lush forest, coastal views, and stunning beaches but it’s not all rainbows and sunshine. In this blog, we’ve covering all the tips and hacks to make your trip on the Road to Hana a success.
From the Big Island to Oahu, every Hawaiian island is home to some spectacular places to pitch a tent. We’re sharing the best Hawaii campgrounds and what we love about them!
Don’t know what to pack for your next trip to Hawaii? This Hawaii pack list covers all the essentials including what clothes to bring, gear you’ll need to adventure, camp, surf, and more. We’ve been traveling to Hawaii for years. Seriously, for 10+ years we went once (or twice a year) and though we like …
We love Hawaii and have visited over a dozen times. But in order to submerse ourselves in the Aloha spirit regularly, we had to find a ways to visit Hawaii within our small budget. After all, just airfare and hotel alone can set you back thousands of dollars and that’s not even inculding food and …
We’ve hiked over a thousand miles in the past three years of our nomadic lifestyle and have seen some incredible views. It’s impossible to pick a single favorite hike but I can give you a few. These are our all time favorite day hikes in the world…so far:
Hawaii has a special place in many people’s heart. It really is a little slice of paradise. While I grew up going to Kauai on a regular basis, once I caught the “surfing bug”, I fell in love with the North Shore of Oahu and discovered all its hidden gems and outrageous adventures.
Though we’re obsessed with being active, who doesn’t love a cold and delicious treat after long days on the crag, relentless hikes, or hours in the water surfing (that what A Playful Life is all about anyway). As we trot the globe we’re always searching for the best creamy treats around. From Italian gelato to …