Guide to The Hawaiian Islands : Island of Hawaii Travel Planner 2019-2020
800-648-2441 45 For a complete directory of the island of Hawai‘i’s products and services, see pages 56-60 . 44 gohawaii.com/island-of-hawaii @islandofhawaii @theislandofhawaii Local Ingredients Our locally grown ingredients are the X-factor behind the island of Hawai‘i’s tasty food. Fertile soils and sea offer the freshest produce, fruits, grass-fed beef, fish and other seafood. Creative visionaries take it one step further with island-made and grown honey, goat cheese, lamb, chocolate, vanilla and more! Follow the farm-to-table process by taking a farm tour. See how ideal climates help produce local vegetables, like mushrooms, cabbages, ginger, greens, sweet corn, taro and tomatoes, all grown from volcanic soil and bursting with flavor. Orchards provide amazing bananas, guava, lychee, mango and papaya. Macadamia nuts are another popular island of Hawai‘i product—be sure to tour an orchard and processing plant to see how the world’s hardest nut is cracked. Spa Treatments of Hawai‘i Lomilomi (Massage) Pamper yourself with this traditional form of Hawaiian massage, which employs broad, flowing, rhythmic strokes to relax the body and nurture the spirit. Lomi Pōhaku (Stone Massage) Hot rocks are used to massage and relieve sore, tight muscles. A relaxing vacation to the island of Hawai‘i, often referred to as the “healing island,” wouldn’t be complete without at least one spa experience. KirkLeeAeder Unwind on the island of Hawai‘i FourSeasonsHualalai Waimea connect REJUVENATION CONNECT HAWAI‘I ROOTED Similar to Berkshire pigs, Brandon Lee is creating a local pork in Hilo with a distinctive, premium flavor. He works hand-in-hand with local chefs like Sheldon Simeon, and supplies pork to select restaurants throughout the islands. gohawaii.com/hawaii-rooted/ Sheldon-Simeon-And-Brandon-Lee Seaweed Body Wrap A mineral-rich seaweed is applied to detoxify and stimulate circulation. Shiatsu This traditional Japanese massage uses finger pressure to loosen tight muscles. Reiki Ancient Japanese method of healing by touch. Swedish Massage Long, kneading, circular massage strokes are used to reduce tension. Facials and Masques Local ingredients like seaweed, papaya, kī (ti leaf), rose petals, honey, ginger, coffee and poi are used to renew, rejuvenate and stimulate circulation.