THE LATEST LOCAL TRAVEL DEALS AND GETAWAYS PLUS JOURNEYS AROUND THE GLOBE
ISLANDS IN THE SUN
Now is a perfect season to discover what’s new in Hawaii — and what thankfully hasn’t changed
over the eons that created its unique environment. The spring weather is typically balmy,
with rainbow-making showers here and there, and visitors are in good company: pods of migratory
Pacific humpback whales still frolic alongside their calves through mid-April. Here’s a look at
new or notable experiences on the four major islands.
BY JEANNE COOPER
Last year’s volcanic
eruption in the Big
Island’s remote Puna
district created this new
black sand beach and
lagoon at Isaac Hale
Beach Park in Pohoiki.