This is from Go Visit Hawaii Site: At the end of September, I announced a new reader reward contest. The prizes include an awesome Hawaiian music CD by Iz, handmade pineapple scented candle, wooden surfboard book mark, dashboard swaying hula dancer, Hawaiian pictorial 2008 calendar, book for Hawaii visitors, Hawaiian shirt sticky note pad, and […]
NEWS AND PHOTO FROM MAUI NEWS KIHEI : A 6- to 8-foot hammerhead shark continued to linger in the near-shore waters along the Kihei coast on Tuesday, raising speculation that the animal is ill or injured. Two men, who said they observed a hammerhead shark on the shore near Mai-poina-oe-Iau Beach Park on Saturday, said […]
Aloha! Just a few thoughts and tips I’d like to share with you. You probably won’t find these candid tips in other tour magazines, so here it goes: 1. Be polite on the road. Pull over to the side when needed. – Many locals get irritated when a tourist car drives slowly on the road […]
About two years ago, I told my husband “I have been living on Maui for 10 years (more or less), and I have not once gone to the Front Street for Halloween – I’ve got to do it at least once“. And so we did. We went in 2005. Having kids though, our main focus […]
To visit Alii Kula Lavender Farm official website, click HERE. It’s one of my favorite places on Maui. Photos above are taken from their website. Explore their site – there are more photos there. ****From their website: In the uplands of Maui, nestled along the skirt of Haleakala lay the beautiful gardens of Ali`i Kula […]
My husband took the above photos at Makena Beach (a few miles from our house) last August when his brother and family came to visit here. Don’t those photos make you want to come visit me here on Maui?
We live on Maui, so everyday is like a vacation, right? NO! We locals also work and go about our daily chores like others. So we too need a vacation once in a while. My favorite place to go? Keanae! Why do I love going to Keanae? It is a very peaceful place. Surrounded by […]
This sunrise photo below was taken by my officemate Kim in front of our office at Waikapu. You can see Haleakala Mountain there. Isn’t this beautiful? This sunset photo was taken by my husband on our lanai (deck) in Kihei. You can see the West Maui Mountains there. Again, isn’t this beautiful? Maui sunrise and […]