You can now get my favorite Maui magazine online: Maui No Ka Oi Magazine features news and stories about the island we love so much. The photography is simply incredible, and the articles are varied–from arts and events, to environmental issues, and local characters. Check it out today!
A MAUI LIFE:
I hope you enjoy the following musings about living a Maui Life: musings about Maui, towns, favorite beaches, recipes, restaurants, events, and Maui real estate news.
TUESDAY FARMER’S MARKET AT MAUI PREP IN NAPILI Each Tuesday from 2:30 to 5:00 pm, Maui Prep will host a farmer’s market in conjunction with Kapalua Farms. Enjoy a selection of locally grown fruits, vegetables, and herbs. The Market is located outside the Maui Prep Faculty Workroom. All produce is organically managed…Details
If you happen to be here on Maui on Arbor Day, you could celebrate by planting a native tree on the lands above Kapalua Resort’s Honolua Bay. Maui Land and PIneapple is hosting this arbor day planting, and even giving a free native tree to take home (while supplies last). This arbor day tree…Details
I am pleased to announce the sale of our listing, Bay Villa 23G2, which closed today at $1,065,000. 23G2 is an oceanfront, ground floor villa, upgraded to the standards of the Kapalua Villas Gold Program. This represents the fourth closing this year at the Bay Villas. There are currently 19 active listings,…Details
The Readers of Conde Naste Traveler once again named Maui the best island in the world in the 2009 Reader’s Choice Awards poll. Maui also was awarded the title of “Best Pacific Island”, and several Maui resorts were among the favorites in the category of Top Hawaii Resorts, including the Ritz-Carlton, Kapalua at #14. …Details
Kapalua Resort’s much loved Bay Course is now formally offered through CB Richard Ellis’ Golf and Resort Properties division (www.cbregolf.com). Designed by Arnold Palmer and Francis Duane, the Bay Course opened in 1972. Since that time, this trophy golf course has become one of Maui’s most popular courses. Players enjoy the ease…Details
The Plantation Course at the Kapalua Resort, Maui Tickets are now on sale for the SBS Championship. Formerly the Mercedes-Benz Championship, this season opening, invitation only tournament will take place from January 4-10, 2010. What makes the tournament so special is the accessibility–you can follow your favorite players, with a fantastic view of…Details
Kapalua Spa: October Special This month, the Kapalua Spa lets you pick your passion, offering two treatment specials: The Kapalua Experience Massage is a custom massage to soothe muscle tension and promote relaxation. The Kapalua Experience Facial is a customized facial using the highest quality blend of ingredients inspired by the sea. Priced at…Details
A notice of foreclosure has been filed for 122 Keoawa Street in Honolua Ridge Phase I, lot 18. This 5.582 acre parcel features ocean views, and was originally purchased for $1,800,000 in 2004 and most recently offered in MLS at $1,050,000. The auction date is scheduled for October 26, 2009. Honolua Ridge, which has…Details
I’ve noticed that one of the most searched topics on my website is where one can find rentals at the Ritz-Carlton Residences, Kapalua Bay. The Residences governing documents requires that any rental management company be vetted and approved by the Homeowner’s Association. At the time of this posting, only one company has gone…Details