Whaler's Museum, Whalers Village, Maui

Not far from the Royal Lahaina where we stayed while vacationing on Maui, was Whaler’s Village an area full of shops and restaurants. It was an easy walk along the beach, around the golf course and the Sheraton Resort t Whalers Village making this a popular destination. My goal at the Village was to see […]


<img src="" class="size-full" alt=" Springfield, Illinois near where I live has the beautiful Dana Thomas house designed by Frank Lloyd Wright. My husband Keith and I have enjoyed traveling to homes designed by Wright and admire his architectural style and we have become fascinated with the Lifetime like story of his life. It was quite […]

We Survived the Road to Hana!

At most of the shops, T-shirts were for sale with the line, “I survived the Road to Hana.” After driving the twisting, winding paths of this beautiful drive, I can understand the reason for celebration. The Road to Hana should not be missed because of the beauty along the drive, but it is not for […]

Maui Lavender, a calm oasis on Mt. Halekala

Who wouldn’t want to stop at a walking lavender garden? Just the sound brings thoughts of the wonderful fragrance and lovely blooms to mind. When we stopped on our recent trip to Maui we were excited not only by the beauty of Cathy Toda’s garden, but also by the great café that offered up a […]

A Climb to Haleakala National Park to see the volcano's highest peak!

Everyone that visits Maui must climb up Maui’s southern and eastern coastline to the Haleakala National Park to see Maui’s highest peak, the temperature plummeted and the terrain got rougher as with the ascent. At the top, Haleakala rises 10,023 feet above sea level and the slopes can be seen from just about any point […]