Sprecks Plantation House
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Friday 9th November at Mau’i 1430
Just to clarify why I put dates and times the start of most of my entries. Sitting next to the International Date Line I am aware that my NZ readers are already into tomorrow, my New York reader is 8 hours ahead and you UK guys are fast asleep at 0019 according to my PC.
So we went off on our submarine trip. It was very good, we saw shipwrecks at ...
1500 hours here and we are relaxing from the heat which is a little high today.
The pictures fall into two groups; one set give views of our resort hotel, the others are from our early morning helicopter trip. We were transported to the Heliport at 0715 this morning arriving at 0800 and took off at 0900. We landed back at 1000.
The views were incredible, first we climbed to 10,000 feet to look inside the ...
... old whaling station for a snack meal. I think the whaling station has come up-market as the old whalers probably didn’t need a Louis Vuitton luggage shop and a diamond merchant.
We have got to know our tour group quite well now and they are all pleasant enough although all rather old and decrepit. My main complaint about them as a group is that they never listen to what they are told. Our tour manager is ...
... out some turtles at Kanaapali Beach. I spotted one big turtle right at shore, this was such an amazing moment. The day ended with a visit at the Buddhist Shrine and an 'Apero' in Lahaina.
The next it was all about snorkeling again, however, this time more on the south-west of the island at Turtle Town. Unfortunatley, I wasn't lucky enough to swim with turtles ...
... on the plane "They don't even have anything to cry about"!
Day 2 Snorkelling
Sharon had done her research and had identifed the best places to snorkel in Maui. We took a drive to Namalu Bay and experienced our first snorkel with turtles.
Day 3 Haleakala Volcano
We took a beautiful drive to the summit of Haleakala. Driving through the clouds was awesome, ...
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