ʻimi loa - vi. To seek far, explore; distant traveler, explorer. Fig., one with great knowledge or avaricious for knowledge. Ahu kupanaha iā Hawaiʻi ʻimi loa (Kep. 143), a heap of marvellous things in Hawaiʻi [and its] profound knowledge. (wehewehe.org)
“exploration driven by a sense of wonder and imagination”
"to explore new knowledge""explorer or seeker of truth"
The Imiloa Center was right by my old house. http://www.imiloahawaii.org/
This actually makes me home sick for Hilo... odd... although lately everything makes me miss Hilo.
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