National Geographic : 1948 Oct
No other place makes so many people so excited, so eager....! Try it yourself! Say to friends, "I'm going to Hawaii!" You'll see their dreams come alive in their eyes! There seems to be a touch of magic in just the word, "Hawaii." It is a spell woven of widely different allure ments! Waikiki with its famous surf sports and smart social life.... Hana and Kona with the mellow atmosphere and friendly folkways of old Hawaii .... the grandeur of Waimea Canyon .... That distinctive island music and dancing .... those gorgeous flowers .... those tropical scenic masterpieces. And, in sharp contrast, the drama of Pearl Harbor. Hawaii is fasci nating on ALL THE ISLANDS ALL THE YEAR Mau .. . . Molokai .... Hawaii . . .. Kaual . . Oahu .. . .the rollcall ofislesis likea strain of music. Each island has its own charms. Each is a part of a rich, unique travel adventure that is incomplete until you visit them all. COME THIS FALL By sea or air. No passport, no foreign ex change. You will find hotel accommodations available with excellent food and American standards of comfort and luxury. See your travel agent. Before you leave the mainland, plan an itinerary which includes all the major islands. All of them are delight ful any time of year! This advertisement is sponsored by HAWAII VISITORS BUREAU, Honolulu, Hawaii. A non-profit organization maintained for your service by THE PEOPLE OF HAWAII.