We vacationed in the new tower at Hilton Grand Vacations Club at the Hilton Hawaiian Village. We took a tour of their one bedroom, two bedroom, three bedroom and Penthouse timeshare units. The Penthouse is amazingly beautiful. There is a view to die for from this condo located on the 39th floor. We were told it took […]
This timeshare has a great location one block from the main drag in Waikiki where all the action is. The condos sleep 4 and have an ocean view, city view or Diamond Head view. Each of the units has been very comfortably refurbished with new kitchens, carpet and furniture. There is also free parking at […]
Just thought I would share the sunset with you. This was the view from our Lanai at The Hilton Hawaiian Village timeshare.
If it is your first time to the islands or if you’re a repeat visitor to Oahu – this is the spot to enjoy the true Hawaiian Experience. The Village on site offers a wide variety of shops and restaurants with various food themes. Hilton Grand Vacations Club at The Hilton Hawaiian Village is […]
A few weeks ago, Syed and I and a number of our friends took the Haleakala Skyline Tour. It was truly amazing. Just imagine yourself soaring over gulches and through the trees along the slopes of one of the world’s largest volcanoes. This tour blends a short hiking experience with five picturesque zip line crossings, […]
Since the beginning of this year, the timeshare resale industry is seeing a surge in sales activity. Sales are above 75% of what was happening last January and significantly higher then what we saw in the last quarter of 2009. People have accepted that we will be in a recession for sometime and the uncertainty […]
Monday afternoon we visited Chateau Montelena which looks like a European Castle. In 1976 Chateau Montelena won the worlds best Chardonnay in a Paris tasting. This is the Winery that put Napa Valley on the map and the movie Bottle Shock was about.
A month long tribute to our beloved whales. The whales are here and it’s time to celebrate in appreciation of these amazing creatures. They visit Maui every winter. Feb. is the peak of whale watching season. The Maui Whale Festival, hosted by the Pacific Whale Foundation. Run for the Whales in South Maui is on […]
On Monday we went to Ehlers Vineyards with the “Birthday Girl” Catherine, and her husband Bill. They arranged a beautiful private lunch and wine tasting. This is a day I will never forget. This vineyard which is now organic was established in 1886, and currently all proceeds go to heart research. The grounds are so […]
6 cloves garlic, peeled and cut into thin slices 1 cup extra-virgin olive oil Salt and freshly ground black pepper olive oil, as needed Turn the chicken breast side down on the cutting board and remove the backbone with poultry shears or a sharp chef’s knife. Cut along one side of the backbone and then […]