7 Best Hiking Trails in Kauai

Uncategorized — August 4, 2014 at 5:00 amEdit this post 7 Best Hiking Trails in Kauai by Elizabeth Kovar+ Kauai, “The Garden Isle”, features more than lush gardens and tropical rainforests. Kauai’s diverse terrain attracts hikers who are ready to explore every landscape from canyon-lands to sunny shorelines. These top hikes showcase the best of Kauai […]

Most Extreme Scuba Dive Destinations

Travel and Leisure — August 20, 2014 at 5:00 amEdit this post Most Extreme Scuba Dive Destinations by Elizabeth Kovar+ Searching for something more adrenaline inducing than a pleasant dive through a reef? Look no further than these extreme scuba diving destinations, where frigid water and sunken wrecks make for the experience of a lifetime. Antarctica […]

The World’s 7 Largest Coral Reefs

Beach and Water — September 5, 2014 at 5:00 amEdit this post The World’s 7 Largest Coral Reefs by Elizabeth Kovar+ The ocean contains many beautiful coral reefs. In fact only two-percent of the ocean floor is covered with reefs; however, only a select few are larger than the average-sized reef.  Although large in size, the […]

6 Kayaking Adventures in Hawaii

Travel and Leisure — October 7, 2014 at 5:00 amEdit this post 6 Kayaking Adventures in Hawaii by Elizabeth Kovar+ Hawaii is packed with kayaking opportunities, from serene rivers to the emerald water of the ocean surrounding the islands. Any Hawaiian kayaking experience will be worth the journey. If you don’t already have a specific site […]

7 Lesser-Known Caribbean Islands Worth a Visit

Travel and Leisure — October 13, 2014 at 5:00 amEdit this post 7 Lesser-Known Caribbean Islands Worth a Visit by Elizabeth Kovar+ Every traveler has heard about Jamaica and the Dominican Republic. Equally as worth a visit lesser known Caribbean Islands that some travelers have never heard a word about. Now, the secret’s out and travelers […]

5 WALKS AND HIKES TO VIEW HAWAIIAN PETROGLYPHS

WWW.OLUKAI.COM September 30, 2014 Written by: Elizabeth Kovar 5 WALKS AND HIKES TO VIEW HAWAIIAN PETROGLYPHS Ancient Hawaiian culture dates back thousands of years where natives carved “Ki’i pohaku,” or petroglyphs, into stone. More than 100 stone carvings are located around the islands with some being easier to find than others. Puako, Big Island The […]

Top 8 Off-Leash US Dog Parks

Top 8 Off-Leash US Dog Parks  October 2, 2014 Nothing is more exciting for a dog than taking a car ride to the dog park, anticipating getting to run free without a leash to hold them back. Cities around the US offer off-leash dog parks where dogs of all sizes can free range amidst the […]

Best Cities to Raise an Outdoor Kid

MK LIVIN’ – THE MOUNTAIN KHAKIS BLOG FROM MOUNTAIN KHAKIS Best Cities to Raise an Outdoor Kid Posted by Elizabeth Kovar on August 22, 2014 at 5:00 AM × Edit Outdoor folks know how important it is to keep children immersed in nature. With childhood obesity on the rise, staying active outdoors ensures the child grows up with a […]

6 Outdoor Trips that are Worth Every Penny

MK LIVIN’ – THE MOUNTAIN KHAKIS BLOG FROM MOUNTAIN KHAKIS 6 Outdoor Trips that are Worth Every Penny Posted by Elizabeth Kovar on August 18, 2014 at 5:00 AM × Edit Have you ever dreamed of watching grizzly bears hunt for salmon? Or would “die” to heli-ski the snowcapped peaks in British Columbia? Are you holding back from conquering […]

5 Exciting Day Trips to Mountain Towns from Denver

MK LIVIN’ – THE MOUNTAIN KHAKIS BLOG FROM MOUNTAIN KHAKIS 5 Exciting Day Trips to Mountain Towns from Denver Posted by Elizabeth Kovar on August 15, 2014 at 5:00 AM × Edit When in Denver, and in need to escape the city, rent a car and get ready for a fun and exciting one-tank trip to some of Colorado’s […]