Kauai’s (also) Spectacular South Coast

It’s as though the gods took a peacock and molded it into forest and sky, sea and mountain. Kauai has an iridescence, a shiny-shimmery quality that seems almost beyond belief – its blues improbably intense, its greens pulsing with an internal, explosive exuberance. You gaze down the sweep of the Kalalau Valley from a ridge…