13 posts in category Hawaii

Best Places to Eat in Maui – The Plantation House at Kapalua

The word "picturesque" gets tossed about with an exceeding lack of context or care.  I've traveled to many places and dined at some of the best restaurants in the world, and I can tell you that memorably picturesque restaurants are rare. Well, The Plantation House at Kapalua on Maui is one of those restaurants.   Why the Plantation House? When my parents decided that they wanted to take the family (My parents, myself and my wife, and my brother and his wife and two kids) to Maui to ... Continue Reading

Best Places to See in Maui – Day 2

Just when I thought that we couldn't top our Day 1 in Maui, Day 2 was an all-timer! We again found some of the Best Places to See in Maui! Brunch I really make an effort to visit new restaurants and resorts when I travel for the simple fact that there so many amazing places to see, and I want to see them all!!!!!! That said, there are times when a resort or restaurant is so super-fantastic that not returning is just plain stupid. Well, one of those times happened yesterday when we returned ... Continue Reading

Best Places to See in Maui – Day 1

Welcome to my series of blog articles called "Best Places to See in Maui"!  My aspiration is to post daily, but I don't want Miss Details to divorce me, so we'll see how that goes! We arrived in Maui yesterday and the island is even more beautiful than my memories of our visit a few years back - although the humidity feels more oppressive. Now, before you pickup your pitch-forks and torches, this is not a criticism of Maui, just an observation. I live in Scottsdale, Arizona, the land of ... Continue Reading