Tag Archives: ALONG THE BEACH

WESTIN MAUI FAILS GOOD TASTE TEST…SIxth Informational Photo of the Month

Ka’anapali One thing that keeps paradise paradise is that we not go in for garishness. Billboards are banned on our highways for that reason. This sign along the beach path advertising a craft fair may well violate Kaanapali Bach Assn. guidelines. Smaller and in good taste would ge the same resut.westin fair - 1
Another award for bad taste should go to the company that has added a garish japanese tourists bus to our roads. The bus may be appropriate in glitzy commercial Waikiki where it originated but it has no place.

VOICES OF MAUI HAS UPLOADED HUNDREDS OF POSTS CELEBRATING KA’ANAPALI BUT SOMETIMES OFFERS JOURNALISTIC-BASED COMMENTARY ON THINGS THAT DESERVE ATTENTION.

WHAT IS CHRISTIAN HULA? TODAY’S DAILY PHOTO

christian hula  - 1 (1)KA’ANAPALI, JAN 31==Mark Twain once referred to hula as licdntious. Not Christian hula which generally is danced to religious song whose graceful motions celebrate Christianity.
Dancer and pastor at the Church on the Go in Kaanapali close the service with Christian hula. Voices of Maui Talk Story, Llc 20,000 digital photo collection WATCH FOR THE INTRODUCTION OF MY NW VOICES OF MAUI BEYOND HE BEACH BOOK SOON.

SATURDAY RUSH HOUR: POST 2

Ka’anapali–Latest in the 25,000 digital photo collection o Voices of Maui Talk Story, LLC. rush hour  beach - 1

TURTLE TIME: photo of the day Kaanapali

turtlefans1128Kaanapali–Crowd watches release of turtle from Maui Ocean Center a couple of years ago. Turtles can occasionally be found in nearby waters but they are protected do not touch.

VOICES OF MAUI TALK STORY PHOTO ARCHIVE

IN 12TH POST OF MAUI CHRISTMAS SERIES, THE BLOGGER AND FAMILY HIGHLIGHT OUR 2015

KA’ANAPALI, MAUI, Dec. 25.Blogger and family wish everyone a Happy New Year through this belated Christmas card highlighting what we did in 2015. Details below the montage.  SCROLL DOWN FOR DETAILS PLUS 11 OTHER POSTS FOR WHAT CHRISTMAS WAS LIKE ON MAUI THIS YEAR…SCROLL DOWN FOR ALL 12 POSTS OF THE 12 PHOTO POSTS ON MAUI, CHRISTMAS DAY, 2015

christmas photo carad - 1OUR YEAR IN WORDS: HIGHLIGHTS

MERRY CHRISTMAS AND HAPPY NEW YEAR FROM THE BEZANES AFTER ANOTHER EVENTFUL YEAR

•Norm and Sara complete sale of Chicago apt.; norm suffers through 0 degree weather to put everything in storage. (January)

•Sara campaigns for new board at Vintage condo association. elected president. (March)

•Daughter/grandson visit Maui; we send in our income tax. (April)

•Norm in Honolulu wins two awards as finalist for best column and best independent journalist in Hawaii from Society of Professional

Journalists. (June)

•Sara takes lead as board member of Maui Friends of the Library picking graphic designer for $180,K book mobile to be given to state

Sara/Norm spend three months in Chicago with grandson/ family, get

rids of all our things in storage unit and attend many concert, Cub, Illini games’ Norm diagnosed as losing brain cells (no surprise to you)

•Norm appears on 30 minute WGN radio on 50,000 watt station to talk about his books and Maui.

•Sara wins praise for producing harmony at the Vintage, completing a major rehab of the rec center during the year with input from 22

owners December

•Norm completes 325TH Lahaina News column since 2006,  completes 300 Joys of Kaanapali blog post, struggles to finish formating of fourth book (December)

Little dog Kea Aloha petted by 300th visitor at Starbucks, Norm types 250th typos of year in email (Decmbur)

HAPPY NEW YEAR

ELEVENTH POST OF MAUI CHRISTMAS: A LONDON ENGLAND CONNECTION

In this. the next to last of 12 posts with apologies to the song 12 days of Christmas, two wahines from London have  pic taken after the blogger takes their photo together to send back home.

 SCROLL DOWN FOR MORE POSTS OF CHRISTMAS.LONDON WAHINES - 1

TENTH POST OF MAUI CHRISTMAS: WHAT WE DID IN KA’ANAPALI

KAANAPALI , Dec. 25, 1 p.m. –In the tenth  of the 12th photos of Christmas series on what we did here, we see scores take a dip in the ocean and the high waves today as others lined or rested on the shore.  SCROLL DOWN FOR MORE POSTS AND THE LAST ON CHRISTMAS MAUI 2015.beach cmas - 1

NINTH POST ON MAUI CHRISTMAS. What momentous event for visitors to Maui occurred at 2:43 p.m. Christmas Day.


LAHAINA, Dec. 26–In the 12th of the 12th photos of Christmas series, flight 202 from Chicago arrived at the Maui airport with  he son of the blogger. A nine hour flight but well worth it.airport 2 - 1

EIGHTH POST OF CHRISTMAS 2015 ON KAANAPALI BEACH MAUI

LAHAINA, Dec. 25, 12  noon–In the eighth  of the 12 photos of Christmas series, Kaanapali Beach hosts more visitors than almost any other day of the year.  SCROLL DOWN FOR MORE POSTS ON MAUI CHRISTMASbeach wahines - 1 SCROLL DOWN FOR SEVEN FOE CHRISMAS POSTS.  FIVE MORE TO GO TODAY .

SEVENTH POST FOR CHRISTMAS: THE DAY ON KA’ANAPALI, MAUI: A GREAT LEAP

LAHAINA, Dec. 26–In the fifth of the 12th photos of Christmas series, 11.a.m. on crowded Kaanapali Beach. SCROLL DOWN FOR MORE.beach dive - 1

%d bloggers like this: