Best Kauai Restaurants

by Beth Whitman (May 9th, 2011)

I’ve traveled to Kauai numerous times in the last few years with trips focused on the cuisine. Though I wouldn’t exactly call myself an expert on this topic (for that you’ll have to talk to my neighbors, David and Lee, who manage to spend more time in Kauai than anyone I know), but I have […]

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Limahuli Gardens, Kauai – Photo of the Day

by Beth Whitman (March 18th, 2011)

I have a special affinity for hibiscus flowers. The flower itself blooms for just one day, making its beauty profound but fleeting. When I see one of these marvels of nature, it reminds me to appreciate every moment because life is ever-evolving and changing and can be gone quickly. While in Kauai last week, Jon […]

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Helicopter High on Kauai: Photo of the Day

by Beth Whitman (March 10th, 2011)

I think I used “it’s bad for the environment” as an excuse not to take a helicopter ride for a long time. I think the real reason I avoided them was “I’m scared outta my pants.” But after hearing several people tell me how transformative the experience was, I figured I would give it a […]

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Photo of the Day: Room with a View: Kauai

by Beth Whitman (June 3rd, 2010)

The St. Regis Princeville Resort on Kauai might have the distinction of having the best room with a view on the island. The above was taken from an Ocean View room that overlooks Hanalei Bay and the mountains. This day was particularly stormy with rains coming and going every 10 minutes or so. On the […]

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Lost on Kauai

by Beth Whitman (May 25th, 2010)

I’ve been absent from my Wanderlust and Lipstick blog while I was on Kauai for the past week on a culinary press trip, hosted by the Kauai Visitors Bureau. Besides eating what is arguably some of the best food on the entire island, our small group (including writers from Seattle, Toronto and LA) had a […]

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