I have always wanted to stay in the North Shore’s Turtle Bay Resort. We had one night pre cruise to fill and we decided to book Turtle Bay. It is expensive but it is amazing!
We arrived early, as that awful Jetstar flight is wont to do, and headed straight for the North Shore. We stopped first at Coffee Gallery where we ordered the ‘Aloha’ blend (when in Rome) with an acai bowl (me) and a breakfast burrito (husband.) Having satiated the hunger that always comes after a long haul Jetstar flight (and we had opted for the food – don’t ask) we headed further north to Kahuku. We pre registered as it was still early and dropped our bags before changing and then driving slightly south again to Waimea. We took on the short walk up to Waimea Falls which was just beautiful but at the top it was extremely busy and we were required to rent a life jacket to swim in the (already packed) falls. We chose just to admire for a little while then made our way back down and across the road to the beach where we soaked the flight off in the beautiful sea water for a good long time – perfection.Read More »