Wednesday, October 5, 2011

Hilo, Hawaii ~

Here are a few maps for Hilo, Hawaii that could come in handy while you are there.

A map of Hilo

For Hilo Attractions ~

A walking tour of Historic Hilo Downtown ~                             

A 9-block walk-able community with a unique commercial core imbueed with by residential, recreational, cultural, artist, and educational activities. 
**Unfortunately I can not find the specifics with number coding for this map on the internet ~ It seems to have been taken off.   

However I did find that you can pick up a copy of this walking tour at the Hilo Downtown Improvement Assc at 252 Kamehameha Ave. And here is a site that has some informtion re the walking tour ~

It is a self-guided walking tour of historic downtown Hilo, on the east side of the Big Island of Hawaii. The tour has 18 stops and it covers Hilo's history from 1870 to the present day. The guide includes a map of the tour area and description of each stop. 
The self guided tour allowing visitors the opportunity to see real Hawaiian life at Hilo. 

The self-guided walking tour of where you can experience Hawaii's largest historic core of buildings, will take you to these spots:
  • Kalakaua Park
  • Furneaux Lane
  • S.H. Kress Co. Building
  • Old Police Station
  • A.O.F. Building
  • Pacific Tsunami Museum
  • Hawaiian Telephone Building
  • Vana Building
  • Koehnen's Building
  • Central Christian Church
  • S. Hata Building
  • Kaipalaoa Landing Wharf
  • Lyman Museum & Mission House
  • Bayfront
  • First Trust Building
  • Taishoji Soto Mission
  • Palace Theater
  • Burns Building
  • The Pacific Building
  • East Hawaii Cultural Center
  • Farmer's Market

1 comment:

  1. Grace, this Blog is going to be a wonderful remembrance of our trip. Love the maps. You have put so much work into this, I am in awe. Hopefully my comments will work this time! See you very, very soon! Denise