Maui, Molokai, Lanai

Articles covering the islands of Maui, Molokai and Lanai (Maui County) in the state of Hawaii

Ride a bike down Maui’s dormant volcano

The van arrived at our resort at 2:00 a.m. to take our questionably sane group of 14 to the top of Mt. Haleakala, the highest peak on Maui and the world’s largest dormant volcano.

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Snorkeling Molokini, Maui’s premier snorkel and dive site

Alii Nui - Maui Dive Shop

  Recently I had the pleasure of going snorkeling at Molokini through the Maui Dive Shop.  I spent more than a few hours on board their new catamaran, Ali’i Nui, and had a great time.  The catamaran is an impressive 65′  from stem to stern and 36′ port to starboard.  On board, they think of everything!  We were picked… Read More

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Spa Helani – a little bit of heaven in West Maui at Ka’anapali

Heavenly Spa by Westin

Located at the Westin Ka’anapali Ocean Resort Villas, Spa Helani, or Heavenly Spa, is exactly that – a little bit of heaven placed on earth for no other reasons than for pleasure, relaxation and to forget the outside world and worries. On a recent trip to Maui, my husband and I were each treated to a spa experience at Spa Helani. He received the Lomilomi Massage, a Hawaiian style massage where hands and arms are used in a rhythmic fashion over the body, while I was blessed with a 50 minute Heavenly Mango Nectar Wrap with Opio Facial Enhancement.

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