12 Magical Hidden Gems You’ll Discover In This Underrated Hawaiian District
From Hawaii Volcanoes National Park and stretching southeast to the coast, Hawaii Island’s Puna District is perhaps the most overlooked of the nine districts found on Hawaii’s largest island. Measuring in at just under 320,000 acres, the Puna district is slightly smaller than the island of Kauai, and is home to countless incredible landscapes and attractions. From hippie towns and lava formations to stunning beaches and incredible parks, these 12 hidden gems found in the Puna district are an absolute delight to explore.
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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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