On the back of a mule, we learn something of the dark history of Kalaupapa.
With all this space, it's hard not to feel bad for fellow flyers in economy. But the Champagne helps.
Palm trees, blue skies, and surfers catching waves... could it get any more Hawaiian?
There's one way to get over a fear of flying: Take a helicopter tour over an active volcano.
Honolulu delivers exactly what you expect of it – a sparkling crescent of colour, kitsch and curling surf.