Maui Events For 2021

Now that 2020 is in our rear-view mirror, it’s time to look forward to 2021 and more activities here on Maui. If you’re already planning a getaway here, but you don’t know when Maui has events and festivals that you can use to plan your trip around. COVID-19 affected most of the 2020 festival schedules, […]

The County Of Maui

It’s the only US state that grows coffee, pineapple, lavender, a host of other well-known crops. Renewable energy, technology, and tourism stand alongside agriculture here along with year-round tropical weather that tourists can’t get enough of.  In 2019, more than 3 million people spent their vacation time here, spending over $5 billion last year. Some […]

Maui’s Haleakala Observatory

Surfers and beachgoers might not be thinking of visiting a place called “Science City” when planning a visit to Maui. But Maui’s own Haleakalā High Altitude Observatory Site with its 10,000-foot elevation is an ideal place for an astronomical research laboratory. Because it’s far above the lights of the cities, is relatively dry, and is […]

Why Is Maui The Best Hawaiian Island?

It’s one thing to decide to spend your vacation in Hawaii. Snorkeling, swimming, and general beach time can be had all day just about anywhere in the state, along with incredible waterfalls and other nowhere-else-on-earth attractions. Whether you’re looking forward to mountain climbing, visiting historical places, seeing volcano-related sights, or just spending time in the […]

Notable People From Maui

We’ve already blogged about famous folks who call Maui home, either part-time or full-time, but celebrities aren’t the only notable people who are either from Maui or call it home. Shane Patrick Victorino, “The Flyin’ Hawaiian” Since his 2003 debut with MLB’s San Diego Padres, Shane Victorino has played baseball on both sides of the […]

The Different Regions Of Maui

Maui is one of many islands in the State of Hawaii, but by itself, it’s almost an island country. With five distinct regions and ecosystems, each area has something different to offer.   West Maui Located at the most northwest area of the state, West Maui has a diverse number of cultural attractions that blends […]

Fun Facts About Maui

When most people think “Maui,” the first word that comes to mind is “beach.” Of course, Maui’s beaches are some of the most beautiful in the world, with over 120 miles of accessible sand. But there’s more to Maui than just the 80 beaches and the Road To Hana. Nicknamed “The Valley Isle,” the second-largest […]

Maui’s Amazing History

Leis. Flowers. Luaus. The Hula. These are all part of Maui’s culture, stemming from its long history, along with kings and battles. Legend has it that mythical hero Maui, who lived on Kaʻuiki, across from Hana, caught the various islands while fishing with his brothers with his magic fishing hook, but could not get them […]

Behold The Beautiful Flowers Of Maui!

One of Maui’s most enduring features is the thick green foliage that carpets nearly everything. Much of the foliage results in something even more attractive: flowers. The lush tropical environment helps to grow some of the most beautiful flowers on earth. Most people think of Hawaii’s state flower, the Yellow Hibiscus, one of the most […]

Check Out Haleakalā While Visiting Maui.

Of course, when you go to Maui, you want to visit a beach or two—it’s a given. But you may be wondering what else there may be to do while you’re here. If you’ve had enough beach or just want to find more of Maui’s amazing natural beauty, we’ve got the place for you. What […]