Archive for August, 2012

august • 2012 keiki cover models

Aloha to our beautiful August keiki cover models Brooklyn Leigh Keani Urayanza and Kaylee Nicole Cordeiro.

Grandmother is Diane Urayanza, who works at Makena Beach and Golf Resort as an activities concierge. Brooklyn is five years old, and attends Kamehameha Preschool in Paukukalo. where she loves reading and art.

Kaylee is seven years old, and will be starting third grade at Waihe`e School, where her favorite subject is math.

Grandma Diane shares: “Our whole family enjoys taking vacations together. Brooklyn and Kaylee both love going to Disneyland and riding rides and meeting princesses. These children inspire me to do my best, and to really enjoy what I do every day!”

ko at the fairmont kea lani: celebrating maui’s sugarcane heritage

Fans (and soon-to-be fans) of Ko Restaurant at The Fairmont Kea Lani are in for a delightful surprise: after a multi-million-dollar renovation, the new and improved Ko is positively stunning. Nestled alongside the adult pool, away from the hustle and bustle of the Kea Lani’s lobby, Ko is both intimate and romantic. And the island-themed decor is simply breathtaking. Continue reading ‘ko at the fairmont kea lani: celebrating maui’s sugarcane heritage’

roy’s ka`anapali: roy makes a move to the clubhouse at ka`anapali golf courses

We all know how competitive the restaurant business is here in the Islands. Renowned chef Roy Yamaguchi has a twenty-four-year track record of operating his wildly successful signature restaurants in Hawai‘i, so you know he’s been making some shrewd moves along the way. His latest coup: relocating the Roy’s Restaurant on Maui from its modest digs in a Kahana shopping center to a sleek, chic new venue overlooking the Royal Ka‘anapali Golf Course. Very smart, indeed. Continue reading ‘roy’s ka`anapali: roy makes a move to the clubhouse at ka`anapali golf courses’