Lahina

Pioneer Mill Exhibit- a sugar legacy

The Pioneer Mill Co. once was one of the sugar mills that dominated the Maui landscape. I was fascinated by the sugar history on this Hawaiian island. On the edge of the town of Lahaina which was once the capital city, there is the Pioneer Mill Co. Plantation Era Exhibit which offer signs and machinery […]

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The Royal Lahaina Resort, paradise!

On Maui, we at the Royal Lahaina Resort. The 27-acre Resort is set on Kaanapali Beach, which was voted “America’s Best Beach.” The hotel once served as an exclusive retreat for Maui’s royalty. The rooms were spacious with great views and every night there was entertainment if you wanted to take part. Our favorite area […]

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The Baldwin House, story of a doctor and missionary

I love history and thanks to the Lahaina Restoration Foundation the beautiful Baldwin House was open for tourists like me to come in and learn all about a fascinating story. The Baldwin House offers the entrance a group of individuals that had a profound effect on the island and Hawaii, missionaries. The first missionaries arrived […]

Wo Hing Society history on Lahina

Traveling this winter, we discovered the lovely town of Lahaina on the Hawaiian island of Maui and found the seaside downtown on Front Street. I was delighted to find the Wo Hing Museum, which served the Chinese population in the early 1900’s as both a temple and community building. Hawaii is a melting pot of […]