About the Director
Husband-wife director team Jeremy and Carrie Simmons have won many awards for their travel documentaries including: - Telly Awards - iParenting Media Awards - Dove Foundation Family-Rated Seal of Approval - KIDS First Endorsement - Communicator Awards - Associated Press Awards Title Include: - Travel With Kids Caribbean - Travel With Kids Hawaii: The Island of Oahu - Travel With Kids Hawaii: The Islands of Maui & Molokai - Travel With Kids Hawaii: The Big Island - Travel With Kids Hawaii: The Island of Kauai - Travel With Kids Mexico: The Yucatan - Rocky Point Mexico: The DVD - Arizona Destination Guide (CD-ROM) - Coronado Island and the San Diego area (CD-ROM)
The Travel With Kids Hawaii series presents the history and culture of the islands in an innovative, exciting format that makes great entertainment for the whole family. In Travel With Kids Hawaii: The Big Island, join the Roberts family as they learn of the sometimes tumultuous history at the City of Refuge, explore the dramatic landscapes and learn how the islands were formed at Volcanoes National Park and discover the art of paniolo (Hawaiian cowboy) at Parker Ranch. Travel With Kids Hawaii does more that just show you the best family attractions on the Big Island. It also offers practical parental tips for traveling with children and demosntrates how to turn your trip into an educational voyage for the whole family. Bonus Features on the DVD include: Trip Planner with Expanded Information on family-friendly accommodation, activities and transportation; Parental Tips on subjects like packing and medical help abroad; Hawaii at Home, a section with recipes, language lessons and crafts to get your family ready for the trip or to take an armchair journey from home. Travel With Kids Hawaii: The Big Island features: Volcanoes National Park, City of Refuge, Hilo, Kona, Kohala Coast, Panaewa Rainforest Zoo, Waipio Valley, Parker Ranch and more.