At the Baldwin House I learned how the Robber Barons of the late 1800’s took over all the Islands by force, so they could make their fortunes. They tried to exterminate the Hawaiians and remove all their cultural aspects. All the Royal Buildings were destroyed.
Lahaina became a whaling town.
Now it is pure entertainment, the sunsets are brilliant.
From Town and the Harbor
surrounded by beauty
The View from Hard Rock Cafe
Bubba Gumps- Location, Location, Location
Front Street from the Harbor
takes up an entire city block
art among the banyan
The Banyan Tree – memorializes the missionaries
The Dole Company – destroyer of culture
first missionary house, hospital, church
Missionaries bring civilatization or ruin?