Bora Bora, French Polynesia Splurge alert! The Four Seasons in Bora Bora might cost a pretty penny, but those picturesque luxury huts floating above the water make it seem totally worth it. This is another popular honeymoon destination, so it doesn’t win awards for uniqueness. But, anywhere you can walk out your front door and hop on a jet ski is fine by us.
Blue Pool, Maui, Hawaii. A stop on the Highway to Hana. The Blue Pool, also known by its Hawaiian name Helele'ike'oha, could very well be one of the more scenically located swimming hole waterfalls on Maui. It faces the ocean as it's sheltered from the crashing waves by rocks protecting its picturesque plunge pool.
Poliahu is the Hawaiian snow goddess. She is the presiding spirit of Mauna Kea on the island of Hawaii. Her name means 'caress'. According to Hawaiian lore, Poliahu inhabits Mauna Kea, the greatest volcano on the Big Island of Hawaii. Her home is Pu'u Poliahu, a hill near the summit. To the ancient Hawaiians, this was sacred ground. www.cherylsteimel.com