S: MAUI 2012
FC: MAUI | Let's make memories!
1: Day 1 Explore and have lunch at Mama's Fish House Day 2 Road to Hana Day 3 Whale Watching Day 4 Beach Time and Luau Day 5 Time to Check out at 12:00 and go to the Maui Aquarium. Then we drive around Maui til our 11:30 Red Eye flight home!
2: We were so excited about this trip and could hardly sleep the night before we left. It took six hours to fly from Phoenix to Maui and we began to wonder if we would ever get there! We were lucky to have a seat between us that no one was sitting in so that we could spread out a little. | This year for our annual trip we decided to visit Maui! We had waited three years since our last trip due to Zoie's arrival!
4: Are those whales?
5: The first morning in Maui, we were still on Arizona time and woke up at 4:30 AM......a perfect time for a walk on the beach and watch the sun come up!
6: Time for a little breakfast before heading out to explore! | Our first stop.....a mall for a some shopping!
7: Then off to Mama's Fish House for lunch and a stop to check out the whales on our way!
9: Mama's Fish House was amazing! The meal was fabulous and the view was spectacular!
10: The second day we took a tour....an 11 hour Road Trip to Hana! | Kara with our tour guide, David.
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12: One highlight on the tour was a black sand beach! | Bamboo
13: We learned that Lindbergh was buried on Maui.
14: The Road to Hana was quite an experience! There were over 630 hairpin turns during the first half of the trip and a gravel, very bumpy road on the second half. Many sections were only wide enough for one car! The sights were breathtaking, especially the waterfalls! | Seven Sacred Pools
16: Whale Watching was beyond awesome! The whales came right up to our raft and even bumped the bottom of it. It was indeed the highlight of our trip! | Becca, our captain, was so enthusiastic and told us that on this cruise we were able to enjoy one of the best sightings of the season! We loved every minute!
18: Kara wanted to know why the little boats had those poles sticking up! | More fantastic views! | We were told that Maui has it's own Grand Canyon.
19: The biggest Banyon Tree ever! | Tatoos | Beaches | Yummy Food! | One of the servers at the Luau!