ENTERTAINING EXPERT AND CHEF JAMES BRISCIONE - LAST MINUTE TIPS FOR HOLIDAY GATHERINGS
The holiday season is in full swing and in your excitement, you’ve managed to overcommit yourself again this year! If you’re like the countless others trying to pull together a last minute festive fete and manage to cross everyone off your shopping list at the same time, don’t fret! Chef James Briscione shares his expert advice on how to plan and host your holiday party and get through your gift list with time to spare! He’ll provide easy tips on everything from food and wine pairings and party decorations to last minute gift ideas. With his help, you’ll be able to smoothly host a last-minute shindig.
FRED TORRES TELL US ALL ABOUT THE BEAUTIFUL KAANAPALI ALII
Directly located on the best stretch of Kaanapali Beach, at world famous Kaanapali Resort, just a few miles from Lahaina, Maui, Kaanapali Alii offers four times more space than a standard hotel room and walking access to everything Kaanapali Resort has to offer. The luxurious Maui vacation rentals of Kaanapali Alii are the ideal choice for extended families, friends traveling together, and couple getaways. This idyllic Maui resort is a calm oasis on Kaanapali Beach yet just a short stroll to Whalers Village, ocean activities, shopping and restaurants. There is also a free shuttle within Kaanapali Resort. 50 Nohea Kai Drive, Lahaina, Maui, Hawaii 96761 Tel. 808-667-1400
HAWAIIAN CULTURAL EVENT ON EASTER SUNDAY AND NEW YEAR’S DAY
In the stillness before dawn every Easter Sunday and New Year’s Day, the public is invited to join guests of Kaanapali Alii on the beach in directly front of the luxury condo resort for “Hiuwai,” a Hawaiian sea water purification ritual. Fred Torres, Kaanapali Alii Hawaiian cultural specialist and hotel manager leads this experience of renewal that has grown in popularity since he began in 2011. “Hiuwai” involves simply wading silently into the warm tranquil sea while releasing problems, stress or grief. www.kaanapalialii.com