Hilo, on the east side of the Big Island of Hawaii, is the precious last living remnant of old Hawaii. Completely unlike every other large town in Hawaii, Hilo is a place to connect with the land and the locals. You won't find the hustle and bustle of the tourist-driven culture here, and you won't find the fancy hotels and restaurants.
From the Hilo Travel Guide
Average cheapest prices by month for budget accommodation in Hilo
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I have never seen a hostel with beter character/climate. You can meet there very interesting people. too bad that there are... cockroaches of 10 cm running around :/ ... more
Arnotts Lodge in Hilo is a cheap place (a little bit run down for the dorm rooms) and it has free ...
Hawaii - which island?
-Kona (west side of the island). The Hilo side (the east side) has no luxury hotels and is very different from ...
We arrived in Hilo this morning around 8, on the Big Island. This is the wet side of the island, and it was predictably overcast and damp. However, we haven't seen much of the famed Hawaiian sun anywhere yet. What's up with that? Donna and Wayne are busy this morning on an excursion (Rainbow Falls I think ...
Posted in Aloha Cruising by swendl
IMG_3383 IMG_3346 IMG_3370 Aloha, The MV Explorer arrived to Hilo, Hawaii on the 14th, and what a great feeling it was to walk on land again. Elizabeth and I made our way into the town of Hilo ...
Posted in To the Ends of the Earth I Sail by Joshzahrbock