Synopses & Reviews
Family vacations have never been so easy with Frommer's. It's like having a friend show you around, taking you to the places local parents and kids like best. Our expert authors have already gone everywhere you might go-they've done the legwork for you, and they're not afraid to tell it like it is, saving you time and money. No other series offers candid reviews of so many hotels and restaurants in all price ranges, and tells you which ones are kid-friendly. Every Frommer's with Kids Travel Guide is up-to-date, with exact prices for everything, suggested age ranges for activities and attractions, dozens of color maps, and exciting coverage of sports, shopping, and outdoor activities. You'd be lost without us!
This first edition of Frommer's Hawaii with Kids reveals the most fun and educational experiences for kids in America's tropical paradise. It's full of incredibly detailed tips -- right down to which hotels offer cribs and rollaway beds and which restaurants offer high chairs. Inside you'll learn where to find interactive museums, Hawaiian entertainment, and all the best beaches and watersports for the whole family.
LET FROMMER'S SHOW YOU WHERE YOUR KIDS CAN:
- Watch the rainbows at a waterfall
- Swim, snorkel, and surf
- Take an island tour in a helicopter
- Visit a volcano
- Canoe and fish
- Experience the hula
- Go whale-watching
PLUS INVALUABLE TRAVEL TIPS:
- Age ranges for each attraction and activity
- Hotels that offer cribs and rollaway beds
- A complete rundown on restaurants with kids' menus
- Shopping for everything from baby booties to comic books
- Words of wisdom on safety in Hawaii
- How to have a good time without breaking the bank
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 gone scuba diving with manta rays off the Kona Coast. A prolific writer widely published in travel, sports, and adventure magazines, she’s also a contributing editor to Hawaii magazine and the editor of Zagat’s Survey to Hawaii’s Top Restaurants. In addition to this guide, Jeanette is the author of Frommer’s Maui, Frommer’s Hawaii from $80 a Day, and Frommer’s Honolulu, Waikiki & Oahu.
Table of Contents
List of Maps.
1. How to Feel Like a Hawaii Family.
2. Planning a Family Trip to Hawaii.
4. The Big Island of Hawaii.
Appendix A: For International Visitors.
Appendix B: The Hawaiian Language.