Hana Paradise Cottages
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Excellent location. Wide range of amenities. Perfect home.
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Halaekala crater is one of the most visited areas on the island due to islands stories of most romantic sunrises and sunsets. As roads are developed here, everyone can get there with the rental car, so did we. To see this beauty, we got up early and had a hope to be there one of the first. It took us about 1h to drive from Kihei and still 2h before sunset....at the park entrance we met a long queue...so at least 1.5-2h before sunrise it is advisd to be on top! Another surprise ...
... path to sacred pools - in wet season should be just perfect to swim and relax. I would even suggest fist hiking to Waimoku and then having refreshing swim in fresh water pools. The water comes from mountains and is really great!
Taking Waimoku trail in morning gives You advantage to make it easier, as it is not that hot and again - NO traffic on path :) that allows You to hear birds, explore nature and take great photos without other :) If You manage ...
... so much fun and we spent the day there from 1pm to 5pm. It was on a display sugar plantation so we just had a look around first.
As you can see from the pictures we had so much fun. I did it too but I was the one with the camera.
By the way, gave you a break from the sunset today but not tomorrow.
Mahalo (Thankyou) & Aloha from ...
... it to the namesake destination.
2. Shaved ice in Hawaii translates to snow cone in New Jersey.
3. When each member of the Fagans has camera phones plus one 'real' camera, dozens of pictures can be taken at a scenic spot, making family photo management a nightmare.
4. Hot rocks and a shallow pool of water can create a natural hot tub.
We got up at 2.30am to drive up to the crater of Mount Haleakala to see the sunrise at 5:52am.The trip was certainly worth it, we got some spectacular photos. To say it was cold was an understatement. We stood at the viewing platform for about an hour. The sky was absolutely amazing full of stars with Venus shining brightly above the Eastern horizon. Then a slither of white crescent ...