‘My romantic holiday’: the good, the bad and the calamitous

To celebrate Valentine’s Day, we asked writers to describe their best (or worst) romantic escapes and adventures with the ones they love

Eight years ago, as a birthday present, I took my daughter to Kauai, one of the Hawaiian islands. Greener and less-populated than the larger islands, the “Garden Island” is a paradise of rivers, dense forests and waterfalls, bracketed by stretches of mostly deserted, sandy beach.

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