Of course, most who know her know Kathy Petrino as an avid and prolific world traveler. She makes no secret that she’d really like to see everything she possibly can while here. Thankfully, Kathy Petrino also loves to write about her travels, a tendency that comes out of her tendency to want to share what she knows with as many people as possible. Her knowledge is quite helpful to other travelers because they are able to enjoy the same types of experiences with fewer of the pitfalls that can happen when traveling the world.

Kathy Petrino is an explorer, and she sees every destination is a new discovery. Even tourist havens like Hawaii can be seen in a new light, if the traveler knows how to do things right. Hawaii is the 50th state in the union, which means it is less exotic and takes a lot less trouble to visit than many other island groups that serve as a “tropical paradise.” Kathy Petrino lies to tell readers about the fantastic surfing on Oahu and the cosmopolitan flair of Honolulu as mainstays for travelers, but no one should miss the natural beauty of Maui or thesplendor of Lanai. In fact, there is something in Hawaii for every world traveler, including thick jungles full of life, beautiful beaches, swimming and diving, and even snow skiing, if your timing is right.