Hawaii

When is the best time to travel to Hawaii?

As most of our clients know, My Vacation Lady LOVES Hawaii and there is really no bad time to go to the islands but there are some better times to go than others. So let's look at the best times to go to Hawaii. January/February/March: This is high season in Hawaii but not necessarily the [...]

Why Hawaii might be the perfect honeymoon destination for you!

Four Seasons in Maui Why is Hawaii our most requested Honeymoon Destination? For those of you how have been reading My Vacation Lady's blogs for a while, you'll know that we LOVE Hawaii.  Been there 8 times and planning our 9th visit for later this year.  With all the exotic locations in the [...]

Tips for your drive along the Road to Hana

View from the Road to Hana The Road to Hana is one of the top things and do in Maui and almost all of My Vacation Lady's clients will make this drive during their stay in Maui. It's the one place that you'll see 55+ one lane bridges, water falls, black sand beaches, [...]

Top Things to See and Do in Kauai

How can we best describe Kauai? Wailua Falls- photo credit KL Kohn The sheer beauty of Kauai is its playground. Evenings are quiet with a variety of entertainment, including great dining, luaus, music, sports bars and more but don’t expect the glitz and glamour of the big city here. You’ll spend your days [...]

Our favorite dessert in Hawaii

Most of you know from our past blog posts that My Vacation Lady LOVES Hawaii! Hula Pie Yes, you know what it is---Hula Pie- a completely decadent dessert that was the complete and ultimate downfall of my diet.  Duke's restaurant was probably the one that started serving this fabulous dessert and now so many restaurants [...]

7 great hikes in the U.S.

Sometimes it's not about the beautiful resorts but more about the beauty of the scenery that you'll see once you leave the resort grounds.  My Vacation Lady encourages our clients to get out and explore their surroundings whether by car, bus, helicopter or by foot. On one of our visits to Kauai, we drove up [...]

Free or almost activities on the Big Island of Hawaii

The Big Island of Hawaii is BIG, hence the name, but along with it's smaller sister islands, it has tons of things to see and do and experience for not a lot of money. Here are some of the things that you can do on the Big Island without taking a bite out of your [...]

Free or almost Free in Kauai

So many of My Vacation Lady's clients think that going to Hawaii is very expensive.  Well, getting there can be but enjoying the islands may not be quite as expensive as you think. Every time we visit Hawaii (and we've been there 8 times), the last island we visit is always our favorite, until our [...]

Kauai– not the first island you think of when you think of Hawaii

Wailua Falls- photo credit KL Kohn Kauai is an island that doesn't necessarily pop to the front of the line when people talk about a vacation to Hawaii but it is probably our favorite island. My Vacation Lady has been to Kauai a number of times and we do have to say, we [...]

Colorful Beaches Around the World

When the weather is chilly in November, what can be better than dreaming of being on a beautiful beach.  Most people think of white poweder-y sand beaches but there are so many different color sand that it may be pretty surprising.  My Vacation Lady has seen many but we will never stop searching for unique [...]