Moon Publications. 432 pages. Like a mini-continent on its own, Hawaii's multi-faceted land boasts parched deserts, jet-black sand beaches, snow-covered mountains, lush valleys, and countless waterfalls. With special emphasis on leading destinations such as Waipio Valley, Kilauea Volcano, Mauna Kea, Mauna Loa, the north coast of Hilo, Waimea, and the beaches of Kona/Kohala coast, Moon Big Island of Hawaii provides you with the essential details needed to discover all the can't miss sights, attractions, and restaurants on this stunning island, while including lesser-known and local hotspots. With firsthand experience and honest insight, expert author Robert Nilsen provides you with all the tools you need to create your own unique experience. Robert's fun and creative travel suggestions can help you plan your perfect trip: The Cultural and Historical Tour, Hilo Side Botanical and Natural Tour, Geological Tour, Seven-Day Adventure Tour, and Best of the Big Island. Robert details where to trek, climb, surf, snorkel, dive, bike, and relax throughout the island. Moon Big Island of Hawaii gives you the tools for an entirely uncommon, more personal, and ultimately more satisfying travel experience.