Volcano, Big Island, Hawaii

For the longest time, our idea of Hawaii was beaches, pristine green colored beaches. But we were taken by surprise (pleasantly), when we learnt about the active volcanoes. So after a ton of planning, we went to the infamous Volcanoes national park during thanksgiving holidays this year. This was our first glimpse of "Halema'uma'u crater" from Jagger … Continue reading Volcano, Big Island, Hawaii

Lassen Volcanic National Park

For Harshitha's birthday weekend, we did what we like most. We visited another national park. Lassen Volcanic National Park is the 19th park that we have visited, out of 59 national parks in the United States. Its a fast 220 mile drive from bay area that has a bunch of very attractive experiences bundled together … Continue reading Lassen Volcanic National Park