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Top 10 Sites on the Road to Hana

It’s Aloha Friday! You may have heard of the Road to Hana, which is one of the top “things to do” on Maui. But most people only take the road and skip Hana entirely. But I encourage you to consider spending a night–or two!–in or around Hana instead, so you can really enjoy everything Hana… Continue reading Top 10 Sites on the Road to Hana

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Instagrammable D.C.

  So, I’ll just be honest: I have this hate-hate-need-hate relationship with Instagram. All the follows that turn into unfollows, comments that mean nothing, likes just so hopefully I’ll go and like some of their photos. It’s all just a little too reminiscent of junior high for me, and I’m not willing to play the… Continue reading Instagrammable D.C.

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Packing for Ladies: A Week in Maui

It’s What I Wore Wednesday! What should you pack for a week on Maui? Bathing suits! And perhaps a few more things. Here is my packing list, complete with photos and Amazon links to help you go carry-on only to beautiful Maui, Hawaii! On the Plane Comfort is key! We had a six hour flight from… Continue reading Packing for Ladies: A Week in Maui

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2018 Summer Travel Reading List

It’s Travel Tip Tuesday! Summer is so close we can almost taste it, so it’s high time for a summer reading list. Whether your summer involves long-haul flights, days on the beach, or relaxing poolside, a good book is the perfect companion! Here are some of my favorites and a few on my own reading… Continue reading 2018 Summer Travel Reading List

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3-Day Road to Hana Itinerary

Are you ready to road trip one of the most scenic, small, and curvy roads in the world? Well, buckle up because here we go! Most visitors to Maui choose to drive the whole Road to Hana and back all in one day. But for those of us who don’t necessarily love to drive, do… Continue reading 3-Day Road to Hana Itinerary

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What to Know Before Driving the Road to Hana

It’s Aloha Friday, and this week you are in for a treat! On our anniversary trip to Maui, we drove the famous Road to Hana, or Hana Highway. This breath-taking drive is absolutely worth your while, but there are definitely some things to know before you go! Know Your Options There are three ways to… Continue reading What to Know Before Driving the Road to Hana

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How to Plan a Trip

Sometimes when people find out I’m a travel blogger, they get delight in their eyes, smile like they were just given a puppy, and ask, “Do you plan travel for people?!” While I am not a travel agent, I have occasionally helped friends plan their travels. And it can be a lot of fun! It’s… Continue reading How to Plan a Trip

maui · Uncategorized · World Foods

What I Ate: Mama’s Fish House

It’s What I Ate Wednesday! Steve and I rounded out our trip to Maui with a meal at the highly-recommended Mama’s Fish House on Maui. Our flight home was scheduled to leave at 10:20pm, so we needed something special to fill up that last evening and really take advantage of having a late flight. So… Continue reading What I Ate: Mama’s Fish House

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What to Know Before You Visit the USA

It’s Travel Tip Tuesday! I was recently brainstorming about what to write in the coming weeks when it hit me: I have no posts about what to expect as a visitor in the United States! It’s something I always try to research before I visit a new place, and I’ve been writing “What to Know… Continue reading What to Know Before You Visit the USA

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Romantic Maui

It’s Maui Monday, and Quick Whit is back to blogging! My sweet husband and I just got back from our fourth anniversary trip, and this year we chose Maui. We love Hawaii, and we decided during our first anniversary trip (on O’ahu) to always spend our anniversary on an island. Islands are inherently relaxing, there’s… Continue reading Romantic Maui