Honolulu-Waikiki-Oahu ¿ Guidebook Chapter
' 'Lonely Planet guides are, quite simply, like no other'. New York Times This eBook offering is an excerpt of Lonely Planet's latest Hawaii guide book and includes:
* 'Oahu' chapter
* 'Understanding Hawaii & Survival Guide' chapter
* 'Need to know' Chapter
* Oahu-Honolulu-Waikiki maps O'ahu is a thrill-of-a-lifetime adventure. Here you can surf the North Shore's giant waves, hike atop knife-edged pali (cliffs), dive into Hanauma Bay's outdoor fishbowl, go windsurfing or kayak to uninhabited islands off Kailua and still be back in Waikiki for sunset drinks. This guide is the result of research by dedicated authors and local experts who immersed themselves in Oahu, Honolulu and Waikiki, finding unique experiences, and sharing practical and honest advice, so you come away informed and amazed. This guide includes up-to-date reviews of the best places to stay, eat, sights, cultural information, maps, transport tips and a few best kept secrets - all the essentials to get to the heart of Oahu, Honolulu and Waikiki. Coverage includes: Honolulu, Pearl Harbor, Waikiki, Southeast Coast, Diamond Head & Kahala, Hawai'i Kai, Hanauma Bay Nature Preserve, Koko Head Regional Park, Makapu'u Point, Sea Life Park, Windward Coast & Kailua, Pali Highway, Waimanalo, Kailua, Kane'ohe, Waiahole, Kualoa, Ka'a'awa, Kahana Valley, Punalu'u, Hau'ula, La'ie, Malaekahana State Recreation Area, Kahuku, North Shore & Hale'iwa, Kawela (Turtle) Bay, Waimea, Hale'iwa, Waialua, Mokule'ia to Ka'ena Point, Central O'ahu, Wahiawa, Kolekole Pass, Honouliuli Forest Reserve, Hawaii's Plantation Village, Wai'anae Coast (Leeward O'ahu), Ko Olina Resort, Kahe Point, Nanakuli, Ma'ili, Wai'anae, Makaha, Makua Valley and Ka'ena Point State Park.
Lonely Planet's Hawaii guide is researched and written by: Sara Benson, Amy C Balfour, Glenda Bendure, E Clark Carroll, Ned Friary, Conner Gorry, Ryan Ver Berkmoes and Luci Yamamoto.'