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DENNIS ODA / DODA@STARADVERTISER.COM The Morris family from Canada — Margaret, left, John, Kelsey, Judy, Jessica and Paul — prepares to check a load of luggage for a flight to Hawaii island.
DENNIS ODA / DODA@STARADVERTISER.COM The Boon family from Fillmore, Calif. — Nick, left, Evelyne, Gary, Loriann and Emma — wait with their carry-ons for other family members to check bags for a flight to Lihue. Loriann Boon said she told the children they could bring only what they could fit into their carry-on bags to avoid fees.