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2 December 2017

How to be a bad tourist on Maui

By |December 2nd, 2017|Localism and Racism, Maui, Maui Activities, Maui Beaches, Maui Snorkeling, Road To Hana|28 Comments

Yes, this is one of the most beautiful and welcoming places to visit on the planet, but that doesn't mean you can be careless or disrespectful. We've listed 16 things we see bad tourists doing everyday on Maui.

13 October 2017

GMOs: The Latest on Maui

By |October 13th, 2017|Maui, Maui News|3 Comments

A large swath of Maui's 727 sq miles serve as lush territory for growing the world’s top crops, from coffee to sugar, and “Big Ag” companies took note.

31 July 2017

21 Maui Destination Wedding Tips

By |July 31st, 2017|Maui, Maui Weddings, Travel|1 Comment

Even though Maui, Hawaii is far from many couples' homes who choose to get married here, it can be much easier to get married in Maui than at home. (This doesn't mean it will be easy though!)

19 July 2017

13-Day Maui Itinerary

By |July 19th, 2017|Hana, Lahaina, Lanai, Maui, Maui Activities, Maui Beaches, Maui Snorkeling, Road To Hana|Comments Off on 13-Day Maui Itinerary

Here’s the ideal 13-day Maui itinerary—leaving off a day for travel—complete with where to eat, what to see, and where to play. (In other words, 13 reasons why you should spend your hard-earned vacation exploring the Valley Isle.)

20 June 2017

Photos from a recent trip to Hana and Beyond

By |June 20th, 2017|Hana, Maui, Maui Activities, Maui Beaches, Road To Hana|2 Comments

Our friends at The R2H took these photos recently as they explored the Road to Hana.  We've shared some of our favorites.

3 April 2017

6 properties worth booking for your Maui Stay

By |April 3rd, 2017|Maui, Maui Vacation Rentals, Molokai|Comments Off on 6 properties worth booking for your Maui Stay

Looking for a place to stay in Maui can be daunting when confronted with the many choices (or if booking late, the very few still available.)  Here we've shared 6 properties that we recommend for your next Maui stay.   Mana Kai Maui South Maui on the north end of Keawakapu Beach On what is repeatedly [...]

2 March 2017

Getting Married in Maui: A Guy’s Perspective

By |March 2nd, 2017|Maui, Maui Weddings, Saving Money|1 Comment

There are many challenges in having a perfect wedding. Below I've outlined some personal tips for the groom getting married on Maui.

7 November 2016

North Kihei Accommodation

By |November 7th, 2016|Hawaii, Maui|Comments Off on North Kihei Accommodation

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.

14 October 2016

15 Things To Do in the Ocean around Maui

By |October 14th, 2016|Hawaii, Maui, Maui Activities, Maui Sailing, Maui Scuba Diving, Maui Snorkeling|Comments Off on 15 Things To Do in the Ocean around Maui

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 [...]

14 September 2016

Fleetwood’s on Front Street in Lahaina

By |September 14th, 2016|Maui|5 Comments

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 [...]

4 August 2016

Maui’s Tropical Twofer

By |August 4th, 2016|Maui, Maui Activities|Comments Off on Maui’s Tropical Twofer

Ziplining and waterfall hiking, oh my! Check out Maui's tropical twofer, one of our new favorite land tours on the Valley Isle.

3 July 2016

How to Spend the Perfect Day on the Ocean

By |July 3rd, 2016|Maui, Maui Snorkeling|Comments Off on How to Spend the Perfect Day on the Ocean

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!

3 June 2016

From da Land of Aloha

By |June 3rd, 2016|Big Island, Hana, Maui, Maui Activities, Maui Business, Maui News, Maui Snorkeling, Oahu, Road To Hana|Comments Off on From da Land of Aloha

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 [...]

7 May 2016

26 Best Helicopter Tours in the World

By |May 7th, 2016|Big Island, Hawaii, Kauai, Maui, Maui Activities, Travel|Comments Off on 26 Best Helicopter Tours in the World

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 [...]

1 April 2016

Freak Snow Storm Hits Hawaii!

By |April 1st, 2016|Hawaii, Maui, Maui News|10 Comments

Ho brah! A freak snow storm hits Hawaii and heads straight for everyone's favorite island! Read about the unusual weather day on Maui.

28 March 2016

Maui Legacy Farmers Pancake Breakfast

By |March 28th, 2016|Maui, Maui Events, Maui News|Comments Off on Maui Legacy Farmers Pancake Breakfast

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.

20 January 2016

Trade Secrets of Mama’s Fish House

By |January 20th, 2016|Maui, Maui Business|11 Comments

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.

22 December 2015

All Aboard: Value on Maui Waters

By |December 22nd, 2015|Maui, Maui Activities, Maui Snorkeling|Comments Off on All Aboard: Value on Maui Waters

All aboard! Calling all ocean enthusiasts for adventures in the Pacific. Don't miss these great ocean activities on your next trip to Maui!

5 December 2015

Maui’s Best Moving Resources

By |December 5th, 2015|Maui, Maui Business, Saving Money|Comments Off on Maui’s Best Moving Resources

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.

18 November 2015

Everyone Can Have a 5-Star Maui Vacation

By |November 18th, 2015|Maui, Maui Activities|2 Comments

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! […]

22 October 2015

5 Things you didn’t know about Coral Bleaching

By |October 22nd, 2015|Health & Wellness, Kauai, Lanai, Maui, Maui Scuba Diving, Maui Snorkeling, Molokai, Oahu|Comments Off on 5 Things you didn’t know about Coral Bleaching

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 [...]

14 October 2015

Maui Whale Watching from the Land, Sea or Sky

By |October 14th, 2015|Maui, Maui Activities|Comments Off on Maui Whale Watching from the Land, Sea or Sky

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! […]

12 October 2015

Maui’s Enchanted Floral Garden and Café

By |October 12th, 2015|Maui, Maui Activities|Comments Off on Maui’s Enchanted Floral Garden and Café

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 [...]

25 September 2015

Waikapu Country Town Hawaiian Music Festival

By |September 25th, 2015|Maui, Maui Activities|Comments Off on Waikapu Country Town Hawaiian Music Festival

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!   […]

18 September 2015

How I fixed my busted back in Maui, Hawaii

By |September 18th, 2015|Health & Wellness, Maui, Maui Business|11 Comments

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 [...]

2 September 2015

Inexpensive Fun on Maui

By |September 2nd, 2015|Maui Activities, Maui Snorkeling, Road To Hana, Saving Money|Comments Off on Inexpensive Fun on Maui

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.

26 August 2015

Maui Tropical Plantation is Your Happy Place!

By |August 26th, 2015|Maui, Maui Activities, Maui Animals|Comments Off on Maui Tropical Plantation is Your Happy Place!

  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! […]

4 August 2015

On the Ocean with Redline Rafting

By |August 4th, 2015|Maui Snorkeling|Comments Off on On the Ocean with Redline Rafting

For an intimate, informative and exciting day on Maui, consider getting out on the ocean with Redline Rafting!

23 July 2015

HAPA at The Mill House

By |July 23rd, 2015|Maui Events|Comments Off on HAPA at The Mill House

Searching for nighttime awesomeness in Central Maui? Don't miss HAPA at The Mill House Maui for their Summer Music Series!

5 July 2015

Tropical Transportation

By |July 5th, 2015|Maui Sailing, Maui Snorkeling|1 Comment

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.