Loving Kauai

Hi The Kauai book was great. Really liked HoloHolo boat to the north shore but the snorkeling was in such deep water that it wasn’t too great. The half day might have been enough. Several people got sea sick. The Kauiai Backcountry Adventure tubing was a lot of fun. Both tickets were 20% off at …
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Kaua‘i Island – Being an Eco-Friendly Tourist

White tour boat filled with people in the middle of the ocean, surrounded by deep blue water.

The extraordinary remoteness of the Hawaiian Islands has given rise to unique life that can’t be found anywhere else on the planet. That being said, the native wildlife is under constant threat from a variety of sources. Knowing how best to enjoy all that Hawai‘i has to offer while staying ecologically sensitive is important in …
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Kaua‘i Island – Local Culture & You

Local Hawaiian partaking in traditional fire dance.

Hawai‘i’s diverse population has made for an enviable cultural stew. (Melting pot seemed too cliché.) The aloha spirit is alive and well and akin to small town hospitality found on the mainland. After all, when you’re on an island, you are bound to run into the same folks, and being respectful of everyone’s differences is …
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Kaua‘i Island – Having Fun & Staying Safe

Cyclist traveling along a highway in Kauai giving a thumbs up to the photographer.

Having spent years finding the best spots to recommend for your precious vacation time (and steering you away from the worst), we also want to do our best to help you stay out of trouble. Though Hawai‘i seems idyllic, please remember that this isn’t Disneyland—it’s nature. Mother Nature is hard, slippery, sharp and unpredictable. Nature is …
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What Readers Have to Say

“Thank you so much. Your book was so helpful and I know it played a big part of my exciting, flawless vacation. Wasn’t expecting a lot when I booked the vacation just a cheesy stay at Waikiki. Boy was I wrong. I didn’t know Oahu offered so much… Again I am sure you get these e-mails all the time but THANK YOU. YOUR BOOK WAS A BLESSING!!!!!!! Your booked helped in making my sister’s first time visit unbelievable and those of us who have enjoyed Hawaii before it made us fall in love with it all over again.”

- S. & D. Johnson, FL