Visual Hawaii

Overview

It's been said that for every one of the million-plus kama'aina (or residents) fortunate enough to call Hawai'i their home each day, there's another million or so dreamers the world over wishing they could visit the Islands.

Whether you count yourself among these dreamers, or even if you've already witnessed the natural wonders of the islands firsthand, think of Visual Hawai'i as your own private tour of all the best that these infinitely ...

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Overview

It's been said that for every one of the million-plus kama'aina (or residents) fortunate enough to call Hawai'i their home each day, there's another million or so dreamers the world over wishing they could visit the Islands.

Whether you count yourself among these dreamers, or even if you've already witnessed the natural wonders of the islands firsthand, think of Visual Hawai'i as your own private tour of all the best that these infinitely diverse eight islands have to offer.

Discover dozens of waterfalls along a lushly foliaged highway on the island of Maui. Gaze heavenward to find the mist- shrouded summits of Moloka'i's famed north shore sea cliffs. Take a wet and wild zodiac tour of Kaua'i's remote Napali Coastline. Explore fire goddess Pele's volcanic playground on the Island of Hawai'i. Take a solitary stroll on an endless white-sand beach on the island of Lana'i. See how an Island as populated as O'ahu can still offer a surprisingly plentiful menu of intimate adventures. Visual Hawaii offers all of the above and more in an exquisite collection of photographs captured by the lens of longtime island photographer Douglas Peebles.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781566477246
  • Publisher: Mutual Publishing Company
  • Publication date: 6/28/2005
  • Pages: 120
  • Sales rank: 794,356
  • Product dimensions: 9.00 (w) x 10.10 (h) x 0.70 (d)

Meet the Author

Derek Paiva was born and raised on the island of Hawai'i. After earning a bachelor's degree in journalism from the University of Hawai'i at Manoa in 1997, he became an editor and writer for Hawaii Business. Paiva has also written freelance features for Honolulu, Spirit of Aloha and Island Scene.

Douglas Peebles has been capturing Hawai'i's beauty ever since he arrived in the islands in 1974. He is a world traveler who has photographed in 45 countries. Currently residing on the windward side of O'ahu, Peebles continues to capture the visual beauty of the Hawaiian Islands.

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