Tag Archives: Kihei

Do the macarena in Makena

Makena is the southern most “town” on the island of Maui, after Kihei, after Wailea. The sunsets there are slow and breathtaking. What do people do in Makena, besides snorkeling, visiting the church, and walking over old lava rocks? If … Continue reading

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Aloha Friday with Happy Hour

It’s the last Friday of the semester. He wraps up his final class at noon and walks to the campus restaurant upstairs. The last four months have been demanding, to say the least, juggling course work, dealing with family matters … Continue reading

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Every little kiss in Kihei

It doesn’t take much to discover what a girl wants. If she wears different jewelry each time you see her, she probably has a collection. She probably responds to gifts of jewelry. If she doesn’t ever wear jewelry, you’re not … Continue reading

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Willful widow of Wailea

She has a recurring dream. He holds her left hand as they dip their toes in the warm waters off the Wailea coast where they live. In the setting sun, their bare feet massage the white sandy beach. She turns … Continue reading

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Free hula classes with live music

If you have only one hour to spare, learn a complete hula dance for free and to live ʻukulele music on Maui. Continue reading

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First Friday Wailuku free yoga

One of my dreams is to do outdoor yoga on Maui, such as the one invoked by the following image I found on the Web. In fact, googling “yoga beach” will get you plenty of inspiring poses that I’d love … Continue reading

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The authentic Maui experience: ukulele, hula, chant in Kihei

Some of the best finds on Maui are found word of mouth. On this blog, I share these finds so that others won’t discover as late as I have. It’s also a way for me to remember and thank those … Continue reading

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