There are many reason for seeking the convenience of a North Kihei stay. First, it's central location has drive times of 20-25 minutes to Lahaina, 5 minutes to Wailea, 15-20 minutes to Paia, and 5 minutes to Maalaea.
Love the ocean? So do we. Below we've listed some fun things to do in Maui in and on the ocean.1 - Snuba DivingWe're seeing more and more people embracing snuba diving here on Maui. Being able to dive at depths with ease and no experience opens up the underwater world to many that would [...]
When it comes to Lahaina, there is no shortage of places to dine. There are spots with a great view, others with delicious food and some with a fun atmosphere. If you're looking for the restaurant that hits the mark on all three, head straight for Fleetwood's on Front Street. You might even get to [...]
Ziplining and waterfall hiking, oh my! Check out Maui's tropical twofer, one of our new favorite land tours on the Valley Isle.
Want to know how to spend the perfect day on the ocean in Maui? We've got you covered! Check out our guide for a salty day of paradise perfection!
Hawaii Tourism Authority helps expand sustainable kine certificationFrom da Land of Aloha - So da Hawai’i tourism guys (HTA) wen said today dat deh crankin out one 50 grand contract to da ecotourism guys (HEA) fo expand da kine sustainable aina no more rubbish kine certification. Da sustainable la dat program is going all da [...]
Prepare to see the best sights across the globe!If there’s one unshakable fact about our planet, it’s the stunning array of natural beauty it offers. From the knife-sharp ridges of Kauai's Na Pali Coast to the dense evergreens in the Pacific Northwest, there’s no denying that we live in a world of positively hypnotizing wonder. To feel [...]
Ho brah! A freak snow storm hits Hawaii and heads straight for everyone's favorite island! Read about the unusual weather day on Maui.
Join the Maui County Farm Bureau as we honor legendary Maui farmers at the Maui Tropical Plantation on April 2nd at 8am for a PANCAKE BREAKFAST! That's right, pancakes.
Tucked in their own private cove on the North Shore of Maui, Mama's Fish House is world-renowned for their five-star cuisine and their breathtaking ambiance.
All aboard! Calling all ocean enthusiasts for adventures in the Pacific. Don't miss these great ocean activities on your next trip to Maui!
It's hard work leaving Maui. But it doesn't have to be! Check out our list of Maui's Best Moving Resources, and take the stress out of your move.
If you’d like to experience the glittering side of Maui without breaking the bank, this guide is for you! From helicopter rides to a 7-course executive chef’s dinner, you’ll be living the high life without the price tag. And the aloha is free of charge, so you’ll end up leaving the island ahead of the game! […]
Guest post by Kelly Montenero with Trilogy ExcursionsDon’t get us wrong- Maui is still a beautiful, special place to snorkel, but, as any one who has entered the ocean recently can attest, there is a major environmental crisis underway. Hawai’i’s coral is bleaching at unprecedented levels due to warm ocean conditions- you may have spotted [...]
Whale watching in Maui is a pretty big deal. These gentle giants love to frolic in our aqua waters, and will happily put on a show for anyone within eyesight. If you want your vacation to include breeching whales and flipping tails, this guide will give you the best seat in the house, whether it be on land, on the ocean or high above these incredible creatures! […]
The Enchanted Floral Garden gives life to hundreds of botanical and tropical plants, cacti, succulents, and insects on a gentle eight acre hill with a fantastic view of the central Valley, south Maui, West Maui Mountains and Pacific Ocean. Located just off Kula Highway at Mile Marker 10, it is an inspiring stop to make on your way up [...]
Maui Tropical Plantation is known to be a jack of many trades. Whatever you’re looking for, they’ve got it covered. For those looking for a stunning location for their Maui wedding, it’s here. For those wanting to experience one of the best ziplines on the island, that’s also here. Want to feed ducks, learn a little history or buy a few locally made souvenirs? They have it all! And if you’re lucky, you’ll be around for one of their award-winning events! […]
I started writing this blog post 4 months ago with hopes of publishing it. Well here it is, and my back is healthy again!What was wrong with my back?In December of 2014, my back pain got progressively worse, to the point of debilitating. Out of the blue! No trauma, just severe upper back pain and [...]
It's not difficult to spend a lot of money on Maui, but we're here to help! Check out our best suggestions for inexpensive fun on Maui.
Maui has something for everyone, but it’s not often all in the same place. If you’re in a group that can’t decide on what to do and where to go, Maui Tropical Plantation is the solution that will thrill everyone! […]
For an intimate, informative and exciting day on Maui, consider getting out on the ocean with Redline Rafting!
Searching for nighttime awesomeness in Central Maui? Don't miss HAPA at The Mill House Maui for their Summer Music Series!
There are many forms of tropical transportation on Maui, but one in particular gets the nod for our absolute favorite. Because life is more fun on a boat.
Looking for nighttime activities on Maui? Check out The Mill House at Maui Tropical Plantation for live music performances, outdoor movies and more!
If you're searching for the best Mexican food on Maui, Taqueria Cruz is the place you want to be. Affordable prices, live entertainment and awesome food!
Hawaii has so many stunning sights, and it can be hard to see them all in one vacation! If you want to fit it all into your tropical vacation, you may need to defy gravity! […]
We were lucky enough to be invited to the 14th Annual Hawaiian Islands Land Trust Benefit Luau. Check out our Old Lahaina Luau Review!
You know you’re in for a fun night when you first walk into Island Art Party in Kihei, south Maui. Their upbeat music and festive globe string lights showcase their cheerful paintings and friendly staff. There’s a little bar tucked to the side where every hour is happy hour and these libations will loosen up even the most uptight artist! Book your lesson at Island Art Party. […]
Every bride has nightmares about what could go wrong. And these brides show us just how bad it can be. Thankfully, you can learn from their horrible mistakes! […]
We know who you are. You’re the one with your socks and shoes on at the beach. You’re arms are crossed and your face says it all. You don’t want to be here. You may have come to Maui for your spouse or for a work trip. But you don’t want to get sand between your toes and ocean water in your ears. Believe it or not, we may be able to convince you to fall in love with Maui! Our beaches are stunning, but there’s another side of this island that we will clue you in to. We promise, no sand in the socks. […]