Hawai‘i’s Best Historical and Cultural Sites

To truly experience Hawai‘i, you need to understand its people and place in the modern world. Hawai‘i’s relatively short history has been tumultuous and prosperous, war-torn yet rich. Its museums, historic sites, and artifacts all have compelling stories to tell. Learn more about what sites are worth your while here.

Ni‘ihau: The Forbidden Island of Hawaii

Known as Hawaii’s “Forbidden Island,” Ni‘ihau is in reality privately owned, passed down through generations by the Robinson family. Learn more about the island including the limited ways one is permitted on shore.

Moon Hawaiian Islands

This full-color guide to the islands of Hawaii includes vibrant photos and helpful planning maps. Longtime O’ahu resident Kevin Whitton shares the best ways to experience these beautiful islands, including O’ahu, Maui, Kaua’i, and the Big Island of Hawai’i, as well as side trips to Moloka’i and Lana’i. Hike the Diamond Head Summit Trail, catch […]

Moon Kaua’i

Travel writer and Hawai’i resident Jade Eckardt knows the best ways to experience Kaua’i, from catching waves in Hanalei Bay to watching the sun set over Ni’ihau from a beach on the West Side. In Moon Kaua’i, Eckardt offers a range of interesting activities for every traveler, with suggested itineraries like Best Waterfalls, Go Green […]