Most People Don’t Know There’s A Great Wall Of China In Hawaii
Did you know that the Aloha State is home to its very own Great Wall? Though not nearly as massive as The Great Wall of China, this unique rock wall is worthy of a visit. Nestled within Puʻuhonua o Hōnaunau National Historical Park in the small seaside town of Captain Cook, just miles away from the luxury resorts that populate Hawaii Island’s famous Kona Coast, you will discover fascinating stories, plenty of intrigue, and more.
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For more information about this unique historic site, visit the National Park Service’s website. Have you ever checked out Hawaii’s Great Wall in person? Share your experiences and opinions in the comments below, then click here to discover 9 Old Fashioned Towns In Hawaii That Only Get Better With Age.
With more than 10 years of experience as a professional writer, Megan holds a degree in Mass Media from her home state of Minnesota. After college, she chose to trade in her winter boots for slippahs and moved to the beautiful island of Oahu, where she has been living for more than five years. She lives on the west side but is constantly taking mini-road trips across the island and visits the neighboring islands whenever she can getaway. She loves hiking, snorkeling, locally-grown coffee, and finding the best acai bowl on Oahu.
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