With the Hawaiian Islands
a short hop from her home in Los Angeles
, Aussie actress Sophie Monk loves to go there to unwind and catch her breath.
Her visits usually involve relaxing around a hotel pool, enjoying great food, sipping the odd tropical cocktail and lots of shopping.
We convinced her there was much more to the islands than that, and she agreed to head to Maui, Hawaii's second biggest island, for some adventure. As you would expect, Maui has loads of white sandy beaches and outdoor activities are plentiful.