Big Island

Best Guidebook Big Island
Your Guide to the Big Island's Best Shopping, Activities, Restaurants & More!

 

 What are THE BEST activities, restaurants, beaches, sights and attractions on the Big Island?

BEST THINGS TO KNOW

Read all about our Best Beaches, State & National Parks, Golf Courses, Museums, Services, Farmers’ Markets, Top 12 Hikes, Hula, and Lots of Maps to get you there.

Our Activity, Restaurant and Shopping Reviews provide a more personal insight to help you with your choices. Keep Big Island’s best guidebook with you as you explore our lovely island. And please mention BEST GUIDEBOOK when dining, shopping or booking your activity. It makes us look good and businesses like to know how you heard about them.

Mahalo for choosing Big Island.

May our paradise become your paradise.
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Dining

Activities

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READERSHIP

Average Age Group
28-65 years
Average Annual Income
62% over $100,000
Region
8% Residents
6% International
86% Nation-wide Visitors

CIRCULATION

110,000 copies printed annually.

PASS-ALONG

An average of 3 people, other than the initial reader see each issue of our magazines. That means almost half a million people read our magazines every month.


ESTABLISHED

The Best Publishing has provided elegant and popular Visitor Magazines, within the Hawaiian Islands, over the last 3 DECADES. We remain the leader in print: year after year, decade after decade.

FORM, FUNCTION & USE

Best Guidebooks are designed to be a Constant Compendium for the visitor. The narrow size, easy-to-locate sections, easy-to-read format, thick cover stock and high-quality paper (used for the content pages), are just some of the well thought-out aspects – designed to ensure that visitors will hang-on to this guidebook and use it, over and over, throughout their stay.

RESOURCE TOOL

When visitors are looking for "the best thing to do", our guidebook's name says it all and our user-friendly format rewards them with great local info! A highly informative guide, Best Guidebook can always be trusted to showcase tried-and-true, reputable, first class establishments.

DIVERSE READERSHIP

While we produce Regional publications, our readership is Regional, National and International. Annually, Hawaii welcomes close to 8 MILLION VISITORS. Statistics show they spent $14.3 billion dollars during their stay in the islands in 2012.

COST-EFFECTIVE

Our unique Target-Marketing Approach gives you direct access to your customer. Huge Popularity, Saturated Distribution, Top Ranked in Reader Response.

PROVEN PERFORMANCE

We have a Proven Track-Record of Success with many long-time clientele who choose to showcase their businesses in Best Guidebook year-after-year. More than any other magazine, it remains one of the best sources for direct-business on the island.

EXCLUSIVITY

Not just any business is allowed to advertise in the Best Guidebooks, and duplicate categories are never allowed. This ensures you have Exclusivity In Your Chosen Category within the guidebook, and all other advertisers are highlighted for their excellence as well. 

DYNAMIC

Unlike most national publications, Hawaii Visitor Magazines are shared. Each magazine is seen by an Average of 2-8 Readers and referred to multiple times.

SATURATED DISTRIBUTION

Best Guidebooks are the Most Picked-Up Magazines at locations that reach visitors as soon as they arrive, at their first stops on the way to their resort, condo or hotel, and other locations as they explore the island.

CONVENTIONS & GROUPS

Destination Management Companies routinely request Best Guidebook for groups attending Conventions, Special Corporate Events or Incentive Trips to the Hawaiian Islands.