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Are you ready for the best of Kona?
The Kona district, including the walkable town of Kailua-Kona (not to be confused with Kailua, on Oahu), is Hawaii’s hidden gem. Easily accessible to the Ellison Onizuka Kona International Airport at Keahole (KOA), just north of town, the area includes great food and drink, fabulous beaches, and countless recreational opportunities.
Kona Itinerary: 12 Ideas to Eat, Shop and Swim in the Kona Area
Get started and plan your next trip. Here are some ideas to help jumpstart your planning.
Where to Stay in Kona: 6 Unique Options to Consider
Check out the options for places to stay, including, of course the Piece of Mind Retreat.
What to do in Kona: 5 Piece of Mind Picks
Here are some ideas to get started with five of our favorite Piece of Mind Picks.
Kona Take Out: 5 Tempting Ways to Stay in and Eat Well
Support local Kona-area restaurants and eat at the beach – or in the backyard at the Piece of Mind Retreat.
Big Island Beaches: 8 Family-Friendly Options
Explore Kona and beyond to see these favorite Big Island beaches.
9 Big Island Favorites: Piece of Mind Picks
While you’re out and about, check out these Big Island favorites all over the island.
Hilo Hidden Gems: What to do in Hilo Hawaii
Located on the rainier, windward side of the island, Hilo is less touristy than Kona, but still has great places to explore.
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