Category Archives: Blog

Our Road to Hana Experience

The Road to Hana – 600 switchbacks 54 one-lane bridges taking you past water falls, soaring cliffs and through tropical jungle.   That’s what’s advertised. Here’s what we experienced…   The ocean spreads across miles, gently lapping at the cliffs below on our left. Water streams from high above landing[…] Read More →

Kihei Fourth Friday May Celebration

With much mahalo to all the volunteers, vendors and sponsors, we’re thrilled to report the sixth successful Kihei Fourth Friday, Maui Town Party! With approximately 3,000 attendees, it’s safe to say that even the Trade Winds cannot stop Kihei from enjoying a night out on the town.      […] Read More →

Cheap Maui Packages

  So you’re coming to Maui and are looking for cheap Maui packages? We have an excellent suggestion for you – enjoy the best of Maui for the best price! With so many things to do in Maui,  a snorkel trip like this should be at the top of your[…] Read More →

Hawaiian Paddle Sports makes the grade!

I first had the pleasure of meeting Tim Lara in 2007. He took pity on the scared, excited, beginner surfer that I was and told me that he could teach me to surf. When we met down at the Cove, I took one look at this athletic kid who was[…] Read More →

Penny Palmer Photography talks to Maui Weekly about volunteering in Maui

The Penny Palmer Photography team is especially grateful to be able to volunteer with different organizations around Maui.  Volunteering in Maui is something you can do when you visit or as residents in Maui county. We have a few favorite organizations we like to work with and would love to[…] Read More →

Paddle IMUA 2013

  Paddle IMUA 2013 was fantastic! With more than 100 contestants and a finish line packed with families, keiki fun and food/drinks, we rate this event a huge success! The race was well run and the festival afterwards felt like a giant ohana – A true Maui feeling!    […] Read More →

Kihei Fourth Friday April Huge Success

                  With the thousands of attendees at the April Kihei Fourth Friday, we have to vote it a huge success! More than 90 booths offered a variety of shopping and dining options as we all danced through the aisles to great musical[…] Read More →

Haleakala Park will leave you with stars in your eyes…

Haleakala Park – 19,680 feet above sea level… Whether you make the drive for sunrise or sunset, a visit up Haleakala Park will leave you breathless and in awe. Traffic is light in the twilight hours but make sure you check your weather reports as the conditions up at the[…] Read More →

Haiku Hoolaulea

    This weekend’s Festival was filled with fun for all ages! Haiku Hoolaulea was an opportunity for vendors to sell their local treats, art and clothing as well as a place to display the beautiful flowers and produce native to our area. Parking was a bit crazy, but the[…] Read More →

Valley Isle Keiki Fest 2013

  April, the month of the young child, was celebrated in grand style at the Valley Isle Keiki Fest 2013 on Maui. Their mission reads, “To promote a positive environment and a community for children to be safe, healthy, and ready to succeed.” They truly succeeded this year!   With[…] Read More →