House of Fountains Bed and Breakfast
Travel Blogs from Lahaina
The red sky last night was right and we awoke to brilliant sunshine this morning.
After breakfast, sitting by the pool, we wander round to the next resort to snorkel at Black Rock. The water is full of others snorkelling, but the scene below the water makes it all worth while and explains why there are so many people in the water. There are masses of beautiful fish, just loads of brain corals, urchins and a bright red ...
... We wound everything up in Trump Tower, the most highly-rated hotel in Hawaii. They claimed to have the best Mai-Tais in the world. All I can say is that the hotel, and the mai-tais, did not disappoint.
And then we were back in Sydney. And it felt strange to take so many flights, visit family, get married, take a city trip, and then a beach trip, and then another flight, and still end up on the other side of the world. But also arrive at home. If ...
It's now our seventh day on vacation (6 full days in hawaii) and I have officially worn Kevin out! I woke up early again with the sun and Kevin slept in until 8. I'm not sure why sleeping until 8 feels like sleeping in here, but it does. We then had another beautiful breakfast overlooking the ocean. However, the sun yesterday was tolling on Kevin's Irish skin so he felt the need to take a nap after breakfast. I, on the otherhand, was antsy. ...
... and enjoyed the view and the breeze.
We had a light early dinner at the Maui Brewing Company. We went during Happy Hour and had half price beers and $1.50 pieces of pizza. We drove up around Napili after dinner and saw another rainbow. We made it back before just in time to see our last sunset this trip.
... partners just forget it.
If possible avoid Alitalia as they are totally
unsympathetic, terrible attitude and incredibly arrogant. They may not be
around too long anyway.
And finally, if it is possible, stay calm no matter how
frustrating it is, there is little else you can do as it is really out of your
control. If you can laugh that is even better.
So the first day was an experience but we knew it was going
to get much better.