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May 23 Cellphone use restriction starts on Kauai

May 23, 2010 a lot of people here on Kauai, including me, will have to change the way they communicate while driving.  No more talking on your cell and no texting while driving which simply makes sense.  We have seen an increase in car accidents and...

Kiahuna Homeowners here for meetings

I love it when the homeowner for Kiahuna Plantation roll into town.  They are an industrious bunch and really crack the whip around here to make sure that Kiahuna retains it elegance and peaceful nature.  Of course, everyone at Kiahuna works hard, you couldn't have...

100 Places to Remember

Newsweek April 19th edition advertises their new book,"100 Places to Remember Before They Disappear"  Kauai is featured along with the Maldives in the Indian Ocean, Zahara De La Sierra in Andulusia, Spain. Kauai is described as the fourth largest of the Hawaiian Islands and as being the wettest...

The BIG Screen at the Beach

Finally we are getting a big screen here in Poipu.  You just have to bring your own beach chair.  The Poipu Resort Association has agreed to co-produce this fun event of family entertainment right down at the Poipu Beach Park.  This has been tried on the beach...

Walk on the beach

I took these photos early one morning while out for my walk.  It never fails to amaze me how beautiful Poipu is.  With the sun coming up over Shipwreck Beach, the flowers, the ocean in all of its glory.  Makes you glad to be alive...

New Deli comes to Koloa

New deli coming to Koloa March 29, 2010 by pacificoceanproperties Hooray, an Italian deli is coming to Koloa. Ron Magrin, a high-end contactor here on Kauai, has a very interesting side line. He is remodeling the old video store in Koloa, right next to The Wine...

Kauai on FOX News

Kauai is on FOX News. Here is a great article about Kauai, the movies filmed here and some really fun things to do while you are here. Pretty cool! http://www.foxnews.com/leisure/2010/03/24/kauai/?test=faces...

Bethany Hamilton’s story will go to the Big Screen

Our very own and very brave Bethany Hamilton will have her story told on the big screen. Filming has begun in Hanalei of the story of Bethany, from the shark attack that took her arm off all the way to the shoulder, her rescue, her...

Foreclosures come to Poipu

Poipu and the condominium projects here have been fairly resistant to foreclosures until now. We have seen foreclosures in Nihi Kai, Kuhio Shores, Waikomo Streams and Prince Kuhio. While there are "deals to be had" in this Buyer's market, there are some advantages and disadvantages...

Pirates of the Carribean comes to Kauai

I can hardly wait to run into Johnny Dep when the filming of Pirates of the Carribean--On Stranger Tides starts to film here on Kauai.  Filming here should bring Kauai about $86 million dollars. Good news is that a lot of that money will go...