9 March 2020

Maui Film Festival 2020

By |March 9th, 2020|Hawaii, Maui, Maui Activities, Maui Art, Maui Events, Maui Film Festival|2 Comments

The Maui Film Festival usually runs in mid June of each year, so there's plenty of time to get ready.  We've decided to give you a little heads up on what you might need in order to enjoy the festival to its fullest.

10 February 2020

Eat Pray Love— Maui Style

By |February 10th, 2020|Hawaii, Maui, Maui Activities, Maui Snorkeling, Road To Hana|Comments Off on Eat Pray Love— Maui Style

Gilbert says, “You have to participate relentlessly in the manifestations of your own blessings.” Learn how to Eat Pray Love Maui-Style.

19 December 2019

Maui Elementary Students Plant Silverswords

By |December 19th, 2019|Hawaii, Maui, Maui News|1 Comment

Thank you to Makawao School and Haiku School students for their service in assisting Haleakalā National Park plant keiki silverswords at the summit of Haleakalā.  What a great experience that we are happy to have been a part of.

24 November 2019

Upcountry Maui Bed and Breakfast

By |November 24th, 2019|Maui, Maui Real Estate, Maui Vacation Rentals, Saving Money|Comments Off on Upcountry Maui Bed and Breakfast

Perched along the slopes of Haleakala, North Shore Lookout delivers all of the aforementioned qualities. Positioned on nine-acres of gorgeous land, North Shore Lookout’s tropically appointed grounds have been manicured to encapsulate the heart and soul of Upcountry.

23 August 2019

Maui Animal of the Month: Mongoose

By |August 23rd, 2019|Hawaii, Maui, Maui Animals|Comments Off on Maui Animal of the Month: Mongoose

Among Hawaii’s imports is the Small Asian Mongoose—a species of Southeast Asia’s Rikki Tikki Tavi that was shipped to Hawaii in 1872.

16 April 2019

Maui’s Best Happy Hours

By |April 16th, 2019|Hawaii, Lahaina, Maui, Saving Money|Comments Off on Maui’s Best Happy Hours

On an island where nearly every minute is pure bliss, narrowing down the top spots for happy hour is no easy task—but one that we, well, happily tackled. Here’s the lowdown on the Valley Isle’s best.

26 January 2019

13-Day Maui Itinerary

By |January 26th, 2019|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.)

7 January 2019

Taco Tuesday On Maui – Maui Mexican Restaurants

By |January 7th, 2019|Hawaii, Maui|1 Comment

It is no secret that Maui has a selection of fantastic Mexican restaurants, combining the breathtaking scenery with the delicious food, creating the perfect location to make your Taco Tuesday one to remember.

14 June 2018

A Brief History of Zipline

By |June 14th, 2018|Big Island, Hawaii, Kauai, Maui, Maui Activities|2 Comments

Puerto Rico, Alaska, Costa Rica, Nepal, Hawaii—these places have more in common than stunning scenery and exotic postal codes: They’re recognized as possessing some of the most spectacular ziplines around the globe.

3 April 2018

Maui Rental Deals & Discounts

By |April 3rd, 2018|Lahaina, Maui, Maui Vacation Rentals, Saving Money, Travel|1 Comment

We've listed 10 of our favorite deals for the Maui Accommodations Guide newsletter, including large houses for rent in Maui, oceanfront condos, and even activities.

2 March 2018

Maui Landscape Photography

By |March 2nd, 2018|Hawaii, Maui, Maui Art|6 Comments

We came across a pretty talented Maui photographer recently and can't help but share his images.  Chris Archer is a Maui photographer specializing in landscapes and portraits.

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|60 Comments

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

27 September 2017

The Distance Between North Korea and Hawaii

By |September 27th, 2017|Hawaii, Maui News, Travel|Comments Off on The Distance Between North Korea and Hawaii

Questions about Hawaii often abound. Contemporary travelers thinking about a tropical holiday ask, “What is the distance between North Korea and Hawaii ?”

31 July 2017

21 Maui Destination Wedding Tips

By |July 31st, 2017|Maui, Maui Weddings, Travel|2 Comments

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!)

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.

25 November 2016

Best Travel Apps for Hawaii

By |November 25th, 2016|Hawaii, Travel|1 Comment

Dreaming of the Aloha State? We give you a list of the best travel apps for Hawaii, from documenting your trip to planning the best areas to camp to limiting sun exposure.

14 October 2016

14 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 14 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 - Surfing There are numerous fun ways to ride waves, including body surfing, wind surfing, shortboarding, longboarding, stand up paddle, kite surfing, Big wave surfing, and body boarding. Each type of syrfing [...]

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 certification From 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 [...]

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|11 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.

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.

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 Excursions Don’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 [...]

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.

12 June 2015

5 Reasons to Take Flight in Hawaii

By |June 12th, 2015|Big Island, Kauai, Maui, Maui Activities|Comments Off on 5 Reasons to Take Flight in Hawaii

  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!   […]

25 January 2015

Advantages & Disadvantages of Being on Hotel Impossible

By |January 25th, 2015|Celebrities in Hawaii, Maui, Maui Business, Maui Real Estate|6 Comments

In 2012, Maui Sunseeker was featured on the Travel Channel. We sat down with them to learn the Advantages & Disadvantages of Being on Hotel Impossible.

13 November 2014

Iao Valley’s Hidden Gem

By |November 13th, 2014|Hawaii, Maui Activities, Maui Vacation Rentals|Comments Off on Iao Valley’s Hidden Gem

While the large resorts of South and West Maui are great choices, if relaxation is really what you're after, check out Iao Valley's Hidden Gem.

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!

20 October 2014

Hawaii’s Fight Against GMOs

By |October 20th, 2014|Hawaii, Maui News|7 Comments

Check out our breakdown of Hawaii's Fight Against GMOs and give us your opinions on this popular topic of interest.

8 October 2014

Hawaii Superferry Poised for a Comeback

By |October 8th, 2014|Hawaii Economy, Kauai, Localism and Racism, Maui, Maui News, Travel|9 Comments

Could it be possible that an idea that was previously botched beyond belief is seeing a resurgence in popularity?  Yes. For those that have already forgotten, the original contentious Hawaii Superferry began operating without adequate Environmental Impact Reports, which subsequently ended in our ferries being sold and the idea sunk. […]