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.


Snorkeling Molokini, Maui’s premier snorkel and dive site

  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


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

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.