Hawaii, Maui, Risky Business, Travel

Maui Monday: Zippin’ Down Haleakala

The massive dormant volcano on Maui, known as Haleakala, is famous for its breathtaking sunrises and out-of-this-world landscapes, and last year close to 800,000 visitors* explored the boundaries of Haleakala National Park. While nicknamed The House of the Sun, Haleakala is more than just a place to watch the sunrise--you can enjoy one of the many challenging… Continue reading Maui Monday: Zippin’ Down Haleakala

Hawaii, Maui, Travel

Aloha in Paradise-My Top 5

With its 30 miles of breathtaking beaches, cool ocean breezes, popular resorts, famous snorkeling spots, endless waterfalls, mystical rainbows, and gorgeous sunsets, it's no secret that the Valley Isle, also known as the Magic Isle, is easy to fall in love with. A few years ago, my husband and I spent two weeks on this… Continue reading Aloha in Paradise-My Top 5

Hawaii, Maui, Travel

Beating the Sun to the top of Haleakala

It was 3:00 in the morning when my alarm began to go off. I could instantly hear the roar of the ocean above the alarm and I remembered where we were. We were in Paradise. We had arrived in Maui the day before, and after the long day of travel, the last thing I wanted… Continue reading Beating the Sun to the top of Haleakala

Hawaii, Kauai, Maui, Oahu, Travel

Islands of Beauty

All of the Hawaiian Islands are beautiful; however, each island has its own kind of “beauty.” It is fascinating how each island is so different from one another. When I think of Hawaii I think of lush, tropical jungles, pristine beaches, hammocks, along with delicious mai tai’s, lava flows, and shave ice. From my travels,… Continue reading Islands of Beauty