Monthly Archives: October 2016

Getting to Cozumel

When I checked for our flights from Portland to Cozumel I was not happy with the pricing so I got creative with our routing. Cozumel is close to Cancun, right? I could find decent priced flights from Portland to Cancun, … Continue reading

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Haleakala – House of the Sun

Haleakala in the Hawaiian language means "House of the Sun." And although it can be a great place to watch the sunrise, it does not feel like a house of the sun! The average high temperature at the summit is … Continue reading

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4 Best Places to Visit on Maui

A trip to Maui, Hawaii is most famous for two things,  sunrise at Haleakala and the beaches.  The soft, warm sand and the 72° (23°C) temperature of the water combined with gentle ocean swells is what makes Maui beaches the … Continue reading

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Kauai Beaches

Five ways to keep Kauai beaches fun Follow some common sense rules when you head to Kauai beaches and you won't be letting an accident spoil your day. If you have never been to the ocean these may not be … Continue reading

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