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Our trip to Maui (2016)–Day 12

We’re up at the usual time and out the door at 8:45, heading toward the Ali`i Kula Lavender Farm. We had reserved a cart tour on our trip two years ago and it was subsequently rained/fogged out. Today, we arrive … Continue reading

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Our trip to Maui (2016)–Day 11

Up early (again), I get to the 9:00 Coffee Break meeting at the Alano Club. It’s a good one with about 30 in attendance; ten or more of us are from off the island. We’ve been in the 505 garage … Continue reading

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Our trip to Maui (2016)–Day 10

The day starts with dropping Patty off at her workout venue, and then relaxing in the room while waiting for her to return. They are redoing the parking lot so everyone needs to park in the 505 garage until Wednesday, … Continue reading

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Our trip to Maui (2016)–Day 9

The sun was the thing today and I got plenty of it. Patty went out on her floatie for about an hour and got a little cooked. She needs to start using sun protection! I mean, I do and I’ve … Continue reading

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Our trip to Maui (2016)–Day 8

Up just before 5:30 and catch a unique (at least, in our Maui experience) moonset directly over Lanai. Nice! We eat, drink coffee and head out at 7:00, bound for the Maui Swap Meet in Kahului. This meet happens every … Continue reading

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Our trip to Maui (2016)–Day 7

After a somewhat restless night of sleep, Patty and I are both up by 5:30. I get coffee made, get my customary peanut butter toast and then bring the Netbook out on the lanai so I can catch up on … Continue reading

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Our trip to Maui (2016)–Day 6

It was another early morning, up at 5:30. Breakfast at the center island, coffee on the lanai. This ritual has become solidified and it’s similar to past trips, except Patty now goes to Island Fitness very early, leaving me to … Continue reading

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Our trip to Maui (2016)–Day 5

Breakfast was followed by taking Patty up to her morning workout. I took a short walk on the beach and then relaxed in the room before hitting the sun just before 10:00. It’s hot today so I only manage about … Continue reading

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Our trip to Maui (2016)–Day 4

The morning begins as I would like to see every morning start–with coffee on the lanai, watching the first light of the new day splashing on the distant Lanai coast. Perfect! We take a walk on the beach fairly early … Continue reading

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Our trip to Maui (2016)–Day 3

We’re up at 4 a.m. as expected. My body is still stuck on Central Daylight Time, so it thinks it’s 9 a.m.! Patty showers while I update things on the Netbook. We headed off to the Pioneer Inn for our … Continue reading

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