Writer David Hanson explores the stunning island of Kauai, the best place in the Hawaiian archipelago to capture island magic on the beach, from the air, and at the table.
Photo: Michael Hanson
The canopy opens to reveal a 300-foot-tall cascade, which becomes a light mist by the time its wide veil reaches the pool.
A dozen people lounge on the rocks, snacking and drying off after a swim. I follow suit, floating under the thin curtain of the waterfall.