Travel on the Side


Honolulu was great, but then it was time for Maui. We got to Honolulu International Airport (by cab, around $40 with tip from Waikiki) and checked in for our Hawaiian Airlines interisland flight to Kahului Airport. Then we relaxed in the lovely airport garden. The flight is only 30 minutes, but the wonderful Hawaiian Airlines flight attendants still managed to serve juice during the flight. The highlight was flying right past Diamond… Read More

Diamond Head is a must-do when in Honolulu! It’s on the other side of the Waikiki resort area. You can walk, but it’s a bit far. You can take a taxi, but that can get expensive. We opted for the public bus. It was convenient–we picked it near our hotel in Waikiki and were dropped off at a community college near Diamond Head. The cost is $5 round trip per person. From… Read More