"The lush windward coast" Top 5 Page for this destination Hilo by kyoub
Hilo Travel Guide: 250 reviews and 536 photos
Hilo is located on the east side of the Big Island. Those looking for a more laid-back vacation will appreciate the quiet, tropical landscape on this side of the island.
Of course, with the fertile landscape comes rain. However, most storms are brief or in the nighttime. Winter is the rainiest season so0 expect more rain from January to March.
The rain means beautiful waterfalls, tropical fruits, and abundant orchids growing wild.
The rain also tends to keep the number of tourists much lower than on the sunny west side.
Hilo has a small town feel to it even though it is almost as large as O'ahu..
- Pros:Beautiful scenery
- Cons:Lack of sun
- In a nutshell:I could live here!
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