The Aloha 360
Episode 11: What Podcasts are We Listening to?
The Aloha 360 Podcast Episode 011: Our Favorite Podcasts SHOW NOTES Podcasting has been around since 2004, but it had some pretty obscure beginnings. It has really taken off in the last 5 years and today it’s a well-recognized medium for broadcasting. Listeners can find topics they’re interested in, choose their favorite shows, and listen at their convenience on a phone, tablet or computer. Since we launched our own podcast a few months ago, we’ve had several people ask us what our...
Episode 10: Road to Hana Travel Tips
The Aloha 360 Podcast Episode 010: Road to Hana Travel Tips SHOW NOTES Aloha & thanks again for joining us for Episode 10 of the podcast! On our last episode you heard the story about how we got involved with the Road to Hana on Maui & some of the background behind the development of the Road to Hana guide. So now you’re hooked… and ready to see firsthand what the Road to Hana is all about, but you’re not sure where to start. Well, we’re here to help! Today we have Leslie’s brother...
Episode 9: Our Road to Hana Story
The Aloha 360 Podcast Episode 009: Our Road to Hana Story SHOW NOTES Aloha & thanks for joining us again in Maui! An observation that’s been made to us many times over the last 2 years is “You sure like going to Maui a lot, don’t you?” When we answer, “Not only do we love it, but we actually have a business there – so it’s work, not just a tropical vacation.” People are really confused, surprised, and ask “How in the world??” And just like our flight school back in Arkansas, to be...
Episode 8: First Solo Flight
The Aloha 360 Podcast Episode 008: First Solo Flight SHOW NOTES First solo flight as a pilot. It’s a day that each pilot remembers for the rest of their lives and an event that deserves special attention. It’s the combination of the highest level of anxiety, thrill and accomplishment that really few people get to experience in their lifetimes. Today on Episode 8 we’re going to tell our first solo stories as student pilots and relive some of the memories of that exciting day. We hope...
Episode 7: Food Trucks on Maui
The Aloha 360 Podcast Episode 007: Food Trucks on Maui SHOW NOTES One of the best ways to eat around Maui is at a local food truck. It seems like every month there’s a new restaurant on wheels popping up somewhere on the island -serving all kinds of flavors: gastro-pub fare, poke, fresh garlic shrimp, tacos, Cuban cortaditos, and even rolled ice cream. Professionally trained chefs have taken to the streets and offer innovative entrees with fresh, locally sourced food. You can...
Episode 6: Planning Your Trip to Maui & Beyond
The Aloha 360 Podcast Episode 006: Planning Your Trip to Maui & Beyond SHOW NOTES Travel planning is like second nature to us, and we forget that some families don’t have a lot of experience in that department. Travel agents are an awesome resource and can plan a perfect getaway package for you. But what if you want to plan it yourself and don’t know where to start? On Episode 6 we will share some of our tried and true travel planning tips. Get ready to take some notes & let’s plan your...
Episode 5: Moving Overseas with Kids
The Aloha 360 Podcast Episode 005: Relocating Your Kids Overseas SHOW NOTES Moving can be an exciting transition, but for many families, it’s a time of extreme stress. Add in a move to a foreign country with your kids and basically the clothes on your back… that can test even the strongest of families. On Episode 5 of the Aloha 360 podcast we’re going to share some of our experiences of traveling and moving with our kids overseas. These moves happened in three different life stages...
Episode 4: 3 Easygoing Walks on Maui
Maui is famous for miles and miles of hiking trails. There are so many hikes that take you through mountainous terrain, muddy rainforests leading to waterfalls, and even a strenuous hike into a volcanic crater. The great thing about Maui is there’s something for everyone. You may be a novice hiker, not in the best physical shape, or you may want a leisurely walk with jaw-dropping views, but without the hard work. There are many easy, gorgeous trails on Maui, and we can’t cover them...
Episode 3: Why I learned to Fly
The Aloha 360 Podcast Episode 003: Why I Learned to Fly SHOW NOTES Did you know? Less than 0.2% of the U.S. population are pilots. And out of that pilot population, only about 6% are female. A pretty small nice in our society. With new regulations after 9/11 the days of hanging around small local airports, kicking the tires, and talking to pilots are diminishing. The rate of newly certificated pilots is not growing in proportion to population growth & demand. So how did not just one...
Episode 2: Maui No Ka Oi
The Aloha 360 Podcast Episode 002: Maui No Ka Oi SHOW NOTES Moving to Maui, the Valley Isle. It’s a paradise for honeymooners, hikers and surfers. How does just a regular couple from small town Arkansas end up not just vacationing, but living in paradise? In Episode 2 we try to answer the questions many of our friends and family have asked. Why Hawai’i? What’s so special about Maui? A nice holiday is one thing, but to pack up and move there is another story. Topic 1: The Aloha...
Episode 1: Aloha from Maui
The Aloha 360 Podcast Episode 001: Aloha from Maui SHOW NOTES Flying by faith… or by the seats of our pants… Somehow this earthly life has led us to do something many people dream of: moving to Hawaii. In the 1st episode of The Aloha 360 Podcast we invite you to our Maui studio as we introduce ourselves and what this podcast is all about. Aloha! Topic 1: Why The Aloha 360 podcast? Topic 2: Who We Are Topic 3: What We Are...