In keeping with its objective of providing a world-class visitor experience in a boutique-like resort while embracing the local environment, Andaz Maui at Wailea has announced that Iron Chef Masaharu Morimoto will head Andaz Maui at Wailea Resort and Spa’s master piece restaurant, Morimoto Maui. This will be Morimoto’s second restaurant in Hawaii, following in […]
I instinctively recoil at the idea of dolphins (or any animal, actually) in enclosed spaces. But I have to admit that I’m glad to have been able to watch this video of a dolphin giving birth. And then watching the calf start swimming right away? Unbelievable. I tear up each time.
Johnny B’s in Paia, in addition to having blessed us with very nice locally-sourced burgers and sumptuous milkshakes, is showing family movies on the lawn behind their restaurant every Friday (or sometimes Saturday) night at dusk. Last night’s film was Up!, and while we couldn’t attend, we thought it was a very nice way to […]
The delicate, elegant macarons (not to be confused with the dense, intense macaroon) at Fabiani’s in Kihei have become a secret addiction of mine over the past month. Especially the one on the left. I’ve stopped in at least once a week for a $1.75 treat. I know: nearly $2 for a cookie this small? […]
The last lingering question about the new corkage rules in Maui County seems to have been put to rest. On September 13, 2012, the Maui County Liquor Control Commission met and voted against the proposal to exclude hotel and condos from the new corkage regulations. Hotels and condos were concerned that the new law — […]