Will McGough

Will McGough is an international travel writer living in Waimanalo. He was the 2017 Hawaii Ecotourism Association Travel Writer of the Year.

Selling An ‘Unreal’ Hawaii Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Selling An ‘Unreal’ Hawaii

A Bishop Museum exhibit shows how tourism promoters created an exotic and lustful version of the islands that never really existed — and the toll that took on Hawaii’s identity and Native Hawaiian culture.