Super Mario Sunshine Tips

Pianta Village shortcuts
Shortcut 1: Use this in the Goopy Inferno. Afer crossing the bridge, travel to the tree on your left. Get on top, then go up the leaf closest to the place you need to go. at the end, take a diveing jump so you'll land right near the platform. The game makes it hard to do this, so don't give up if you get sent backwards.

Shortcut 2: Use this whenever you want to get to the top of the giant tree. First go to the hot spring. Then climb up the nearby tree. Climd to the leaf closest to the giant tree, then jump off. Don't forget to hover! If done corectly, you should be on one of the giant tree's leaves.