From the Back Cover
"A Tourist's Best Friend!"
—The New York Times
Five Great Features and Benefits offered ONLY by The Unofficial Guide:
1. Candid, critical, and objective information covering Maui, Molokai, and Lanai
2. All major hotels and resorts rated and ranked for quality and value—plus proven strategies for getting the best rates and tips for B&B and condo stays
3. Detailed reviews and ratings for 30 diverse restaurants, with a culinary guide to Hawaii's regional dishes
4. The inside story on Haleakala National Park and other natural wonders, ancient temples and historic homes, museums and art galleries, gardens, and even a winery
5. The best beaches for swimming, surfing; and more, plus detailson world-famous golf courses
About the Author
He is now writing In the Path of Night Marchers online at www.hawaii.rr.com.
A former daily journalist at the San Francisco Chronicle, Carroll wrote award-winning travel and feature stories about Hawaii and the Pacific for the Honolulu Advertiser and covered Hawaii and the Pacific for United Press International.
MARCIE RASMUSSEN CARROLL, former communications director for the Hawaii Convention and Visitors Bureau, has written and edited political, environmental, and other news for the San Francisco Chronicle, San Jose Mercury News, and UPI in Atlanta. She was a Journalism Fellow in Asian studies at the University of Hawaii and in energy studies at Stanford University.
Together, the Carrolls, who moved to Windward Oahu in 1983, collected and edited Travelers Tales Hawaii: True Stories of the Island Spirit, now in its second edition, an anthology praised as "the best collection of contemporary Hawaii travel stories." They are also the authors of the extensively revised and rewritten fourth edition of the Unofficial Guide to Hawaii.