Todays weather 68- 81degrees
1100AD population 160,202.Captain Cook arrived here in 1778 a whaling port.Just off the harbour a giant Banyan tree afforded some shelter from the sun.
This port is very touristy with restaurants and shopping outlets,we managed
to find the local prison which was small but of interest as we evaded the heat.
Outside the prison was an old model TFord car along with other relics.
During the whaling boom of the mid 1800s up to 1,500 sailors from as many as 400 ships took leave in Lahaina including Herman Melville who immortalized the era in his classic Moby Dick.
The historic Baldwin home is now a museum dates back to 1834.
Iwa the Frigate bird as we leave Maui around 1815 hrs a little late due to a medical problem.