This is a sketchbook I did while on vacation on the Hawaiian Island of Maui in 2008. We were escaping a big storm in San Diego that week, so it felt great to be in the tropics.
Although we had some rain of our own it was mild and warm!
There are so many ocean creatures to share to water with here, beauty abounds.
Hiking up in the Io Valley is a treat, shrouded in clouds up top with the sun piercing through the forest a little lower. The natural beauty is unbelievable.
This is the way up to Io Needle!
Sunsets and Moonrises are a special event on Maui, magical.
Some of the new friends we made while enjoying the water.
Whale watching out of Kaanapali Beach .
The Westin Kaanapali.
A house down the beach from us looking westward to Lanai.
A friendly face at the Hawaiian Cultural Park!
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