Insight Guides: Hawaii

Insight Guides: Hawaii

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Insight Guides: Hawaii by Insight Guides

Hawaii ranks among the most alluring places on earth on account of its idyllic climate and timeless landscapes. From Honolulu’s mix of sophistication and easy living to the majestic mountain ranges and pristine beaches beyond, the islands offer the perfect mix of relaxation and adventure.

Insight Guide Hawaii is an indispensable guide to this land of epic scenery, thrilling outdoor experiences and fascinating cultural diversity, accompanied by stunning travel photography. Be inspired by our Best of Hawaii section highlighting unmissable sights and experiences and lavish Photo Features on the exquisite art of lei-making, volcanoes and ancient sites.

With a longer and more in-depth history and culture section than its competitors, this travel guide provides an essential introduction to Hawaiian music and hula, the changes brought by Captain Cook’s arrival and the fascinating history of Hawaii’s monarchy.

A detailed Places section, with full-color maps, guides you around each of the islands, starting in Honolulu, the capital of Oahu, and finishing up on the beautiful and remote island of Kauai.

A comprehensive Travel Tips section gives you all the travel advice you need to plan your trip. The selective listings for hotels and restaurants are the personal recommendations of a regional specialist.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781780051000
Publisher: APA Publications UK, Ltd
Publication date: 10/01/2014
Series: Insight Guides Series
Edition description: Thirteenth Edition
Pages: 328
Sales rank: 780,155
Product dimensions: 5.80(w) x 8.80(h) x 0.90(d)

About the Author

Insight Guides wherever possible uses local experts who provide insider know-how and share their love and knowledge of the destination.

Table of Contents

INTRODUCTION

Best of Hawaii

Volcanic Isles

FEATURES

Hawaii's People

Ancient Ways and Places

Outdoor Activities

Music and Hula

Lei

An Eclectic Cuisine

Hawaii on Screen

Disappearing Flora and Fauna

Hawaii's Volcanoes

HISTORY

Decisive Dates

Ancient Hawaii

Arrival of Captain Cook

The Hawaiian Monarchy

Modern Hawaii

Oahu

Honolulu

Waikiki

Greater Honolulu

Southeast Oahu

Windward Oahu

North Shore

Central Oahu and the Wai'anae Coast

Maui

Central Maui

West and South Maui

Haleakala and Upcountry

The Hana Coast

Molokai

Lani

Hawaii: The Big Island

Kona and Kohala

Hilo and the Windward Side

Hawaii Volcanoes National Park and Ka'u

Kauai

North and West Kauai

South and East Kauai

TRAVEL TIPS

Transportation

Accommodations

Eating Out

Activities

A–Z: Practical Information

Language

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Insight Guides: Hawaii 2.5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 2 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Kala stands in the spot that her wedding was at. "Oh. Sigh." The demoness mumbled.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
He reaches for her arm and pulls her into a deep kiss as he holds onto her tightly. (Thank you Rayne!)