Monday, March 23
Kona, day 2.
After a day completely inside yesterday, we ventured out for some fresh air. Our location is just a 5 minute walk from Hon’l beach, which is clearly a hot spot for surfers.
We watched them do their thing, a nice diversion, then continued down Ali’I drive towards ‘downtown’. This strip, which we vividly remembered from 10 weeks ago as very busy, heavily trafficked, and super-lively is now, unsurprisingly, eerily quiet.
There are still restaurants and bars open, which did surprise us, but I’m sure that won’t last more than a day or two longer. We walked through the area, still loving the ocean views and especially the amazingly clear waters.
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