Monthly Archives: March 2011

Cost of living in Maui

What should you budget to live in Maui? For a single person, about $1,500 per month. For a couple, more. It depends on what you find and how you live. And what you’re comparing it to. Continue reading

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Booking travel to and from Maui to mainland USA and beyond

Traveling between the Hawaiian islands and mainland USA is expensive as there aren’t as plentiful fare deals as there are on offer from main hubs and airlines in the USA mainland. You either fly in the off-peak season or live off your airmiles. Here is a blog about one person’s decision dilemma. Continue reading

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The essence of aloha

What is Hawaiian? What is aloha? Experience it at the Masters of Slack Key Guitar show at Napili Kai Beach Resort in Maui. Continue reading

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Discounts, complaints, and kamaaina rates

Get used to asking for discounts and kamaaina rates to afford living in Maui. Do complain if you have to because troubles can arise in paradise. Continue reading

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100 photos of your choice to be one of 100 women of Maui

Photographer Dennis O’Keefe is asking women to volunteer their time for headshots for a forthcoming photo exhibition. In return, he takes 100 free photos of their choice. Continue reading

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Live classical music in art galleries

Blogmaiden meets gallery manager Will Herrera and art consultant Christoph Medwed at Napua Gallery in Wailea while Dutch guitarist Robert Bekkers checks the acoustics. Continue reading

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White smoke rising higher than Haleakala

What is that white smoke rising from central Maui? Continue reading

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