The climb up is hard and hot (in the summer, sands can reach 150°F), but if it's safe to do so, it's worth putting in the couple hours it takes to reach the very top.
Take one of the many available ghost tours at night to see some of the creepier spots, like Colonial Park Cemetery, Bonaventure Cemetery (a setting for the book and film Kauai might be home to some of Hawaii’s best hidden beaches and tropical rainforests, but did you know that more than 70 percent of the island is inaccessible by land?
For truly epic views, go the Napali Coast route and peer down at the impossibly deep chasms of Waimea Canyon.
The country's first winter destination resort (developed in the late 1930s by W.
In reality, the 127-mile drive though the Florida Keys occurs on the Overseas Highway, with the Gulf of Mexico on one side, and the Atlantic Ocean on the other.
It's a great way to pay a visit to all of the Keys in one day, stopping periodically for some memorable meals.