For a Cinderella wedding sans the
glass slippers or shoes of any kind, followed by mountain biking
instead of a ride in a coach, a bride and groom can opt for a
private ceremony at the Sheraton Molokai Lodge and Beach
Priced at $1,500, the package includes private transportation to
obtain a marriage license and a meeting with a wedding coordinator
to help personalize the ceremony that will take place at Kaupoa
Beach or in the garden at the Lodge.
Couples also get private transportation to and from the airport,
a minister, a Hawaiian musician, flowers, champagne, a wedding cake
and a photo album to commemorate the day.
Phone: (800) 782-9488; Web: www.starwood.com/molokai.
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Visitors to the Waikoloa Beach Marriott, an Outrigger
Resort on the Big Island, can opt for a package of
pampering in the Hawaiian Rainforest Salon & Spa. Daily rates
start at $189 for a gardenview room.
They can try the Lava/Kava/Java package with its Kona coffee
body polish, followed by a lilikoi-kava Rainforest Vichy shower and
a full-body hot lava rock massage.
Alternative therapies such as gentle chiropractic treatments and
Chinese acupuncture are available.
Phone: (888) 924-5656; Web: www.waikoloabeachmarriott.com.
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United Vacations is offering five-night Kauai
vacations from Los Angeles and San Francisco starting at $624.
They include roundtrip air fare on United
Airlines, accommodations at the Aston
Islander on the Beach in a gardenview room, a luau, a
coupon book, a guidebook and a map.
Using the promotional code SUMLIH03 will save
$50 per adult and earn travelers 24-hour assistance.
Prices jump to $789 from Denver, $889 from Chicago and $894 from
Other hotel selections and departure cities are available for
varying prices for travel now through Aug. 21.
For additional information, call (800) 328-6877 or visit www.vaxvacationaccess.com.
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Some of Hawaii's best local musicians will play at Aloha
Tower Marketplace in Honolulu Saturday nights from 5:30
p.m. to 7 p.m. through July 26.
The free, family-friendly event takes place on the pier
overlooking Honolulu Harbor, where guests are invited to relax on
lawn chairs and lauhala mats set up between Gordon Biersch and Don
Ho's Island Grill.
Food and beverages can be purchased at any of the nearby
Self-parking (with validation) is $2 on Saturdays and
Phone: (808) 566-2337
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Classic Custom Vacations is offering luxury
packages to some of Hawaii's best resorts, including the
Mauna Lani Bay Hotel & Bungalows on the Big
Island (seven nights from $1,307 per person, valid until Aug. 31)
and the Ritz-Carlton, Kapalua on Maui (seven
nights from $1,062 per person, valid through Aug. 31).
Rates are land-only and include a car rental.
Phone: (800) 221-3949; fax: (408) 287-9272; Web: www.ccv.com.
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Fit for Golf is one of 20 classes being offered
at the Ritz-Carlton Kapalua's fitness center.
Classes integrate exercises to strengthen the abdominals and
lower back with controlled breathing and positive mental
Phone: (800) 262-8440; Web: www.ritzcarlton.com.