From the Back Cover
Frommer's. The best trips start here.
Experience a place the way the locals do. Enjoy the best it has to offer.
Insider tips from a Hawaii local on finding the best beaches, shopping, dining, nightlife, outdoor pursuits, and more.
Outspoken opinions on what's worth your time and what's not.
Exact prices, so you can plan the perfect trip whatever your budget.
Off-the-beaten-path experiences and undiscovered gems, plus new takes on top attractions.
About the Author
A resident of the Big Island, Jeanette Foster
has skied the slopes of Mauna Kea––during a Fourth of July ski meet, no less––and has gone scuba diving with manta rays off the Kona Coast. A prolific writer widely published in travel, sports, and adventure magazines, she’s author of Frommer’s Hawaii 2008, Frommer’s Maui 2008, Frommer’s Kauai, Frommer’s Hawaii with Kids, Portable Big Island of Hawaii, Frommer’s Maui Day by Day
and Frommer’s Honolulu & Oahu Day by Day.
She’s also the editor of Zagat’s Survey to Hawaii’s Top Restaurants
and the Hawaii chapter editor of 1,000 Places to See in the U.S.A. and Canada Before You Die