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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.)

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 [...]

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!

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! […]

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.

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.

20 March 2015

Whale Watching on Maui

By |March 20th, 2015|Maui Activities, Maui Animals|1 Comment

Whale Watching on Maui is a must-do activity for those traveling between December and April. In the meantime, check out these rainbow beauties!

4 February 2015

How to Spend Valentine’s Day on Maui

By |February 4th, 2015|Maui Activities, Maui Events|Comments Off on How to Spend Valentine’s Day on Maui

Maui is for Lovers. That's a fact. Please enjoy our ideas for How to Spend Valentine's Day on Maui, and happy smooching!

5 November 2014

Scuba Diving in Maui

By |November 5th, 2014|Hawaii, Maui Activities, Maui Scuba Diving|Comments Off on Scuba Diving in Maui

Scuba Diving in Maui is a great activity for the whole family. Experience Maui's unique underwater life with one of Maui's best, Scuba Mike!

4 August 2014

The ilikahi – Lahaina’s Boutique Retreat

By |August 4th, 2014|Hawaii, Maui, Maui Events, Maui Vacation Rentals|Comments Off on The ilikahi – Lahaina’s Boutique Retreat

Lahaina is one of the most visited places on Maui, and for good reason. With beauty and nightlife, we recommend enjoying an extended stay at The ilikahi!

1 May 2012

Best Maui Memories

By |May 1st, 2012|Hana, Hawaii, Lahaina, Maui, Maui Beaches, Maui Snorkeling, Road To Hana, Travel|3 Comments

We’ve recently been running some giveaways and contests on our Hawaii Facebook Page.  The following are some of our favorite submissions by our Facebook fans about their favorite Maui memories.  We hope this brings a smile to your face.  To see the winners of 4 Hawaii iPhone cases, see the best Maui stories. I have a few good memories of Maui, but how can anyone have any bad ones. My fiance and I were in Maui last year […]

1 January 2012

Best Maui Activities

By |January 1st, 2012|Hana, Hawaii, Maui, Maui Activities, Maui Snorkeling, Road To Hana, Saving Money, Travel|11 Comments

HAPPY NEW YEAR FROM MAUI!! We’ve listed 6 of the most popular activities done on Maui in 2011.  We hope you’ll experience some of these when you visit Maui in 2012! Big Aloha and happy 2012!!! […]

7 November 2011

Molokini Maui Giveaway!

By |November 7th, 2011|Maui, Maui Activities, Maui News, Maui Scuba Diving, Maui Snorkeling|Comments Off on Molokini Maui Giveaway!

Molokini Crater is one of the best locations to snorkel at within Maui waters due to it’s protection from swell, which gives some incredible clarity when snorkeling and diving.  Pride of Maui has decided to run a contest where they’re giving away tickets to Molokini as well as to their sunset cruises.  All you have to do is […]

6 January 2011

Maui Whale Watching Experience

By |January 6th, 2011|Maui, Maui Activities, Maui Animals, Maui Sailing|Comments Off on Maui Whale Watching Experience

I leaned over the edge of the boat as far as I could, totally mesmerized by the huge eye staring up at me. “She’s looking right at me.  I know it.” I leaned back slightly and slid myself left along the side of the boat.  The big eye followed me.  I grinned and slid myself to the right.  The big eye followed me back. […]

4 December 2010

Maui Whale Watching

By |December 4th, 2010|Maui, Maui Activities, Maui Animals|Comments Off on Maui Whale Watching

Humpback whales make their migration to the warm waters of Hawaii each year from mid December up until mid May.  The reason they leave their homes in the Pacific Northwest is to mate with other humpbacks and to give birth. Humpback whales mate and give birth in the same season? Sometimes, but most often they come to mate then return the following year to give birth.  The gestation period of a Humpback Whale is 12 months, which forms a perfect cycle. Why Hawaii? Humpbacks travel to Hawaii as well as south of North America for the warm, protected waters.  Hawaii, and specifically Maui, offers shallower areas to perform their mating habits as well as give birth away from deep ocean predators. […]