The likelihood of there being a tsunami while you are on vacation is very slim, and yet, it’s a good idea to know what to expect.
Hosmer’s Grove is a short easy hike just inside Haleakala National Park. There are two parts – a non-native, and a native section.
Did you know it is against the law to approach, endanger and even just touch Hawaiian monk seals? Please help protect and do not harass wildlife.
Looking for a fun non-beach activity? We love the minigolf and bumper boats at the Maui Golf and Sports Park in Maalaea Harbor.
Starting July 8 2021 travelers can get a vaccination exemption by submitting proof of vax to bypass the mandatory quarantine for Hawaii Travel.
Hula Cookies at the Maui Harbor Shops has the best cookies, and makes amazing gourmet icecream sandwiches. A wonderful Maui treat!
We finally made it to the Maui Ocean Center’s new whale exhibit. It is so well done. I love this Maui aquarium with all its local reef fish.
Here are a few of my favorite Maui to-dos. Haleakala definitely tops the list, together with whale watching (January-March).
I am often asked about my Maui favorites. Here is a list of my favorites. Please call ahead to ask re Covid dining specifics
My upcountry walk netted me strawberries and lilikoi tarts. Between the cool walk and sweet treats, it was the perfect morning!
The State of Hawaii is loosening the Covid rules a little. As of June 15 you no longer need to get a pre-travel test for inter-island travel.
At long last the Maui Tropical Plantation has reopened. Kumu Farms and Maui ‘Oma Coffee have reimagined the plantation store.
On yesterday’s Wailea beach walk we ran into a friend who owns Maui Flying Dress. It sounds like such a fun photo shoot.
Maui’s mayor cancels the airport post-arrival testing as of June 4. You do still need a pre-travel test to avoid the mandatory quarantine.
Today we crafted plumeria lei for the graduation luau and hula. Hope you enjoy the pictures and partial video of the hula.
Looking to try something different for a special occasion? Here is my step by step guide to making a candy lei and some lei etiquette tips.
Effective May 25, 2021 Hawaii Governor Ige has lifted the outdoor mask mandate for all. We all look forward to returning more to normal.
This month we replaced the living and dining room furnishings at our Maui Kamaole condo. Love the update in look and style.
New for Maui – you will have to take a post-arrival test on arrival on Maui. This is in addition to the pre-travel test
Did you know there are chocolate growers on Maui? Well, cocoa growers to be more precise. What is your favorite Maui chocolate?