Hōkūle‘a is celebrating its arrival in the Big Apple. The voyaging canoe arrived Sunday and sailed into New York Harbor. Crew member Nā‘ālehu Anthony from ‘Ōiwi TV explained the significance of this leg of the worldwide voyage. It’s part of our ongoing series Hōkūle‘a: Voyage of Aloha.
Hōkūle‘a will stay in New York for the next three weeks, with plans to celebrate World Oceans Day this Wednesday.
Follow the two voyaging canoes on Google Maps: