Brandon Shim and Anthony Arakaki worry. They own and operate Pauwela Café in Haiku Cannery. Both born and raised on Maui with family going back generations, they recognize that the fight to stay on the island is increasingly a challenge. “We’re really tied to Maui, but my family comes first,” Shim, a graduate of Maui Community College’s … [Read more...] about End the Crackdown!
BEST PLACE TO HAVE A MICKEY AND YELL AT TOURISTS Have you ever wanted to know what it’s like to be a bird, soaring high above the human masses below you, scouting targets for your waste disposal? Well, now you can. Situated upper level above Lahaina’s infamous Front Street, Moose McGillicuddy’s offers a rare bird’s eye view of the pedestrian masses below. Sit and drink to … [Read more...] about MauiTime Best of Maui 2003: Best Place to Have a Mickey and Yell at Tourists: Moose McGillycuddy’s
BEST CORNER TO GET HIT BY A CAR Why did the chicken cross the road? He didn’t, he just got tagged by a silver convertible Mustang with an Enterprise sticker on the bumper and a family of four, fresh from the airport. The last time I checked, any street corner on Maui that has tourist drivers in the near vicinity is the best corner to get hit by a car. But with all the … [Read more...] about MauiTime Best of Maui 2003: Best Corner to Get Hit by a Car: Any of Them
Best Resort or Hotel GRAND WAILEA Ah, the good life…if you must stay at a fancy resort on Maui, it might as well be the Grand Wailea Resort & Spa. Lush sprawling grounds perched high atop the sacred shoreline, swimming pools right on the beach for your convenience and a staff dedicated to meeting your every need. Treat yourself to a luxurious afternoon at the world … [Read more...] about MauiTime Best of Maui 2003: Best Resort or Hotel on Maui: Grand Wailea
Best Laundromat LIPOA LAUNDRY It’s air conditioned and full of open machines, so get your stinky drawers down to Lipoa Laundry for some good, clean fun. You can drop a load in and head over to Henry’s or Hapa’s for a cool one while you wait, or have a hot workout at Gold’s Gym and toss your sweatsuit right into the washer. Perhaps you’d prefer to relax with some vending … [Read more...] about MauiTime Best of Maui 2003: Best Laundromat on Maui: Lipoa Laundry