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Awesome Adventure | Ali’i Kula Lavender Farm Maui

  [metaslider id=2906] Photography K&S Media     “As much as Maui provides adrenaline highs, it too is an oasis of calming tranquility as I come to see firsthand. On the slopes of Mount Haleakala Ali’i Chang has created the sort of place that gardeners everywhere envy and non-gardeners fall in love with instantly. The
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Awesome Adventure | Surfing in Maui

  [metaslider id=3387] Images Copyright K&S Media and Steve Francois “In my efforts to understand the depth of Maui, I decide to try something completely new to me but old and cherised to the islands – surfing. Known as he’enalu, surfing was a pastime that involved ritual blessings and divisions among the ruling class. It
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Guide To | Maui and Lanai

MAUI The Valley Isle. GETTING THERE: Air Canada Direct flights to Maui during high season; www.aircanada.com United Airlines Flights connect through United States; www.united.com West Jet Several flights weekly connecting through Vancouver; www.westjet.com GETTING AROUND: Car Rental Recommended mode of transport on the island; Shuttles available to and from the Kahului Airport; WHERE TO STAY:
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Postcards | Maui and Lanai

  Read more Maui an Lanai in the Summer 2011 issue of City Style and Living Magazine


Derrick Woo | Picture Perfect

  Longtime CSL contributor and expert photographer Derrick Woo shares 5 tips on how to get those perfect summer shots. 1. Use your flash – Even though we typically associate the summer with being sun filled, more light also means more shadows. Using a flash counterbalances those nasty shadows so everything is more evenly lit.
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Travelling Notes | 5 Great Reasons to Visit Maui

Sure the beaches are amazing, the golf spectacular and the sunsets awe-inspiring but CSL thought we might give you even more reasons to enjoy the South Pacific Hawaiian island of Maui.     Hotel Hana Maui Located in the quiet town of Hana on Maui’s Eastern coast, and dating from 1946, the Hotel Hana Maui
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Chris Picek | From Inuvik To Calgary

In 1998, Picek graduated with a red seal from SAIT’s culinary arts program, eagerly clamouring for the opportunity to flex his skills in the real world. “This is an industry that is very much about on the job training,” he concludes. The chef worked at the Rimrock and Wedgewood hotels in Canada before spending time
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Travel Q&A | Clifford Ne’ole

  Tell us about living in Maui and how travellers can get the essence of this place when they visit. I certainly count my lucky stars every day that I drive down this road here and can see the ocean.  God has given me the ability to live here. I’m very thankful for it. That’s
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CSL’s Favourite Hotels | Sutton Place Edmonton

“Do you have one of those 24 hour, nine to five jobs that doesn’t include vacations? What better way to turn a business trip into a mini vacation with the family than a drive up to Edmonton. The Sutton Place is ideally situated downtown, close to shops, restaurants and transportation- while you are at work,
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CSL’s Favourite Hotels | The Fairmont Palliser

“Have you ever wanted to trade places with Eloise, the mischievous little pampered girl who lived at a famed New York hotel?  The good news is that this dream can be realized.  The historic Fairmont Palliser in downtown Calgary is one of the city’s most recognizable edifices. Our late night check-in seemed to show off
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