No other guide provides such detailed information on hotels at all price levels, restaurants, shopping and other activities - from climbing the volcanoes to finding the best beaches and dive spots. The authors live on the Big Island so they know it as only insiders do. Color maps and photos throughout show the all sights and even the hotels and restaurants. The best spas, golf courses, horseback riding, hikes and bike rides. Night dive with manta rays, swim with dolphins, ski down Mauna Kea volcano, snorkel in a coral garden, ride a helicopter over Hawaii Volcanoes National Park, even learn to do the hula. The authors tell you how and where to do it all.