The Ultimate questions answered before planning a trip to Kauai
Get travel inspiration and start planning your trip to Kauai with your local photographer at A Few Good Clicks. I share my favourite eateries, things to do in Kauai, and a general insight on what not to miss. But first some of the cinematic style photos, I took at Waipouli Beach Resort.
Location for your photoshoot in Kapaa, Kauai
Staying at eastern side of Kauai? This gorgeous beach next to Waipouli Beach Resort is sure to leave you spellbound. Pristine beach, lava rocks and easy accessibility are some of the top pros when considering doing a photo shoot at this unmatched tropical paradise.
Best eats in Kapaa
Lava Lava restaurant (if you like the idea of soaking your feet in beach sand and sipping mai tai’s).
Eat Healthy by Russells for your Vegan and vegetarian fix.
Indian grub at Shivalik Indian cuisine ( excellent for lunch or a take out ).
Papaya’s for groceries and a range of Asian and Indian spices, naan breads, tortillas and a range of salads.
Java Kai for breakfast or light meals. Their chocolate chip cookie is a must try.
Aloha Roastery for the perfect cortado, especially if you want a strong coffee fix.
What are the best things to do while living in Kapaa, Kauai?
Relaxing at your hotel pool, sunrise at Kapaa, Kealia, Lydgate, Kauai beach resort is beyond beautiful. Just enjoy walking around the Kapaa downtown area and savoring the views! Kayaking the Wailua river, Snorkelling at Lydgate as it has a protected area for little kids as well.
Top travel tip for staying in Kapaa?
You don’t need the car if you intend to stay in this region only. There are local buses to get to different parts of the island, though it may have limited access but sometimes a little planning can save your $$$$ considering there is shortage of rental cars on the island.
Farmers market at coconut market place deserves your attention if you plan to stay in a condo nearby and cook a feast.
Best Time to Visit
Anytime really but March & April sees a lot of rain.