Lanai City on Lanai Island in Hawaii was constructed in the 1920s by James Dole. It was once the center of a pineapple plantation that stretched across more than 20,000 acres/8,094 hectares.
Lanai City's remote location protected it from the intense development pressures seen in other parts of the state. It is a haven for visitors who want to experience an authentic and natural slice of paradise.
The entire island of Lanai, often referred to today as Pineapple Isle, was owned by Dole at on... Subscribe to travel42 to read the full Destination Guide. travel42 offers professionally written guides on more than 5,700 travel destinations and ports-of-call worldwide. Go to travel-42.com to learn more, or call 1.866.566.8136 to subscribe. Copyright (c) 2014 Northstar Travel Media, LLC. travel42.