Category Archives: Maui

Aloha Friday Photo: Double rainbow at Ho’okipa Park Lookout

Mahalo to Linda Dobbins for sharing this stunning double rainbow photo with us for Aloha Friday Photos. Linda took this photo while stopping at the Ho’okipa Park Lookout off Maui’s Hana Highway (Hwy 36). Ho’okipa a breezy beach park that’s definitely worth a stop to enjoy the coastal views and perhaps watch windsurfers who are attracted to the area. Happy ... Read More »

Maui Christmas & New Year’s Eve events pages updated for 2015/2016!

We’ve updated these two popular holiday events pages: Maui Christmas – filled with fun things to see and do at Christmastime. Maui New Year’s Eve – with recommendations for catching the New Year’s Eve fireworks We wish you a Maui Christmas and a Happy New Year…or as people in Hawaii say Mele Kalikimaka and Hau’oli Makahiki Hou! Read More »

Hawaii vacation deals & news: November 24, 2015

* Outrigger Resorts have a short-term cyber sale with Hawaii rooms starting at $79. You must book by December 7, 2015 for stays through November 22, 2016. See this link for more information. * Turtle Bay Resort on Oahu’s North Shore is offering rates from $229 for select 2016 dates. You must book between November 27 – 30, 2015 for ... Read More »

Aloha Friday Photo: Greeting the sun at the top of Haleakala

Mahalo to Nester Capuyon from California for sharing this lovely Maui sunrise shot for our Aloha Friday Photo series. Nester took this sunrise photo from the top of Haleakala, at about 10,000 feet above sea level. Here’s Nester’s description of this Haleakala sunrise experience: I’ve been here quite a few times but this trip back in 2012 was terrible and ... Read More »

Aloha Friday Photo: Scenic Road to Hana

Mahalo to Karen Dinnerville from Australia for sharing this excellent photo with us for Aloha Friday Photos. Karen took this photo from a stop off Maui’s road to Hana. With an amazing coastal view like this one, there’s no doubt why the road to Hana is one of Hawaii’s most famous scenic drives. Oh, how we’d love to have a picnic ... Read More »

Ultimate Maui weather guide, including rainfall, temperatures & climates

What’s the weather like on Maui? We’ll cover all the important weather questions to help you get to know this amazing Hawaiian island. Maui Temperatures The following chart shows the average monthly high and low temperatures. The data was collected from the airport in Kahului (OGG) which is fairly representative of the main beach resort areas. Maui’s weather is warm ... Read More »

Reader review: Maui Nei Native Expeditions

Today we have a wonderful reader submitted review from Hawaii fans Marco and Laura. This lovely couple travel to Hawaii all the way from Italy! They’ve visited the Hawaiian Islands several times and are currently planning for a return visit in 2016.  — During our splendid week on Kaanapali Beach, my husband and I were lucky enough to have an ... Read More »

July 4th Hawaii 2017

Aloha and Happy Independence Day! Great food, fun and fireworks are all in store for visitors and residents of Hawaii this July 4th. Here’s the scoop for where to celebrate the day and catch the islands’ great fireworks show: Oahu –  Ala Moana Shopping Center typically hosts one of the island’s biggest shows and they draw tens of thousands of ... Read More »

Maui & Lanai July 4th Fireworks & Celebrations 2015

** For Maui July 4th 2016, click this link —> Maui July 4th Fireworks & Celebrations 2016. ** The following information is from 2015 for our reference purposes only. For 2016, see this link. Will you be celebration July 4th on Maui? If so, you’ll find fun ways to celebrate Independence Day on Maui and also across the channel on ... Read More »

Over 50 great things to see & do on a Maui vacation

Whether you’re planning your first trip to Maui or you’re a repeat visitor, we’re certain that you’ll find loads of great activities to plan into your vacation. We all know that Maui’s gorgeous beaches will captivate us, but what else is there to do? We list over 50 great Maui vacation ideas. We cover everything from unique adventures and sites to ... Read More »

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