Kaua‘i's coast and mountains: a hiker's dream
Crisscrossed by centuries-old footpaths once trod by Hawaiian royalty, Kaua‘i is an unbeatable choice for hikers, especially first-time visitors to Hawaii...
Places in Kauaʻi
Waimea Canyon & the Westside
The Westside could well be called the Old West–side. It is a surprising marriage of the Old West and a tropical island, like some new genre of film. With false-front buildings lining its main street, Hanapepe looks like it’s ready for a shoot-out. Waimea is a frontier town, the doorway to the Grand Canyon (of the Pacific).
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Top 10 experiences on Kaua'i, Hawaii's natural wonderland
Small is beautiful. If you’re skeptical, lo and behold Kaua'i, the diminutive doyenne among the major Hawaiian Islands. Here, no town surpasses 10,000 people. By law no building is taller than a coconut tree...
Top 10 unusual places to go wine tasting in the US
Think wine in the US only comes from the west coast? Intrepid and weather-defying vintners are beating the odds and producing wines across this diverse land, from the bucolic shores of Vermont’s Lake Champlain to the ...
Top 10 Maui travel experiences
Admit it – you’re grinning already, even before you step on the plane. It starts with the idea of Maui… the anticipation...
An island of sweet surprises: Maui for honeymooners
A Hawaiian honeymoon has all the storybook ingredients to make couples swoon: sherbet-colored sunsets, songbird serenades and palm-tree hammocks shimmying in the trade winds...