Recharging and relaxing at Makena

Stan Merriken snaps a photo of wife Tracy on Wednesday morning at Makena’s Big Beach. The couple from Santa Rosa, Calif., said they were “resting, renewing and restoring” on Maui. “It’s nice to recharge and relax,” Stan Merriken said. “It’s probably our favorite place to vacation.”

The Maui News / MATTHEW THAYER photo