Do you have just a few days to explore Maui? Fear not! Read on for some great ideas and recommendations for a fabulous trip to Maui even if you have only 4-5 days to explore. Most of my friends were amazed at how much I saw in just 4 days, so with some good planning,... Continue Reading →
Day 4 in Maui – the best beach in America, the heart shaped rock, and a beer cocktail
After all the excitement at the Little Beach beach party on Day 3 in Maui, Day 4 was already here. I have a history of feeling incredibly sad on the last day of a trip - I was doing much better than usual this time. I felt happy, refreshed, and almost ready to leave. Perhaps... Continue Reading →
Day 3 in Maui – the Sunday night beach party that never ended
I tried really hard but couldn't find the time last week to continue and finish up my posts for the Maui trip. So here is a belated post. Day 1 was Haleakala crater sunrise, Kanapalli beach snorkeling and watching the sunset at Lahaina. Day 2 was the Road to Hana. On day 3, I had... Continue Reading →
Day 2 in Maui – The road to Hana
After the Haleakala Sunrise on Day 1, and the clear, clean blue waters of Kaanapali beach, I was excited to go to the road to Hana. If you meet me, I might perhaps remind you of Hermoine Granger, hence it's not a surprise that I had read all about the road to Hana on the plane,... Continue Reading →
Day 1 in Maui – a 100 year old Banyan tree, a sea turtle and a sunset by the bay.
By the time we got back to the hostel in Paia from the Haleakala sunrise it was already 8 am on Friday, and we were all exhausted from the 3:30 am waking up. I wanted to take a nice nap in my low bunk bed, but we were hungry and Shanna prepared some chocolate chip... Continue Reading →
First morning in Maui – An early start and an ethereal sunrise
My alarm rang and woke me up as I was fast asleep on my low bunk at the Aloha Surf Aloha Surf Hostel in Paia, Maui. I looked at my watch - it was 3:30 am. George was already up. And I am sure the others who were coming along with us were up too.... Continue Reading →
First night in Maui
I arrived excited and early to SFO airport. Had a veggie burger which was way too delicious for airport food! The flight went through LA and I managed to capture some nice aerial shots: The flight was great; met this woman from Maui who was traveling alone with an adorable baby named after the "seven... Continue Reading →
Planning (a trip!) is half the fun
Starting to blog about my upcoming trip to Maui, Hawaii!