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Kapalua Beach On West Maui Is A Family-Oriented, Sandy Beach!

On the border of Napili and Kapalua sits Kapalua Beach, a nice, sandy beach ideal for families with small children.

 

 

 

 

 

Shipwreck Beach On Lanai Is An Incredible Experience

shipwreck beach lanai hawaiiOne of the most remarkable beaches you will find anywhere in Hawaii, is Shipwreck Beach. It's on the island of Lanai, and you can get to the island by taking the ferry from Maui.

 

 

 

Swinging Bridges Is A Wonderful Half-Day Hike On Maui!

swinging bridges hike maui hawaiiWhile it's a bit difficult to find, it's worth the effort to take this short hike over two wood plank bridges. The Swinging Bridges hike is a great way to spend a morning!

 

 

 

Kaanapali Beach Resort Has It All On West Maui

kaanapali beach resort maui hawaiiYes, the Kaanapali Beach Resort area has wonderful shopping, excellent restaurants, and fabulous resorts.

 

It's a fun place to spend the day either on the beach, or strolling around Whaler's Village.

 

 

 

HDR Photograph On Maui

hdr photography maui hawaiiHigh Dynamic Range (HDR)

photography is ideal for Maui, Hawaii.

 

It's easy to set-up in your camera and do, you just need to know how!

 

 

Napili Beach On The West Side Of Maui Is A Relaxing, Family-Focused Beach

If you're staying in the Kaanapali Resort area, Kahana, Napili or Kapalua, you should visit Napili Beach!

 

 

 

Day Trips Around Maui

maui day tripsSeveral half-day trips let you see the majesty of Maui, yet still have time for the beach, shopping and dining.

 

 

Ulua Beach In Wailea Is Great For Families

ulua beach wailea maui hawaiiUlua Beach in Wailea on the southwest side of Maui, is a calm, relaxing beach with good snorkeling.

 

Staying in Wailea or Kihei? Check out Ulua Beach!

 

 

 

 

 

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Hawaii's best salt water taffy and Hawaiian flavors of Mango and Passion Fruit.

 

 

Big Wave Taffy on Maui

Hawaii's best salt water taffy is at Big Wave Taffy. They have a number of distribution points on Maui, Oahu and Kauai.

 

Big Wave Taffy offers a wide variety of Hawaiian flavors including mango, coconut, passion fruit, pineapple, tropical punch, and banana.

Big Wave Taffy

 

Maui Activities - Moped, Scooter & Motorcycle Rental

 

Please Note: These companies tend to come and go, so please remember to call or check-out their web site.

 

Aloha Motor Sport

Call for special pricing, as it changes often. They have locations in Kihei on the southwest side of Maui, and on the west side of the island in Lahaina.

Telephone: (808) 667-7000

Aloha Motor Sport

 

 

 

 

 

Vacation Rentals - Ocean - 250x250

 

 

While Visiting Maui - Enjoy Our Sunsets

 

 

 

The Kaanapali Beach Resort Area On West Maui

One of the largest planned communities in Hawaii is the Kaanapali Resort Area, home of many upscale resorts and fine shopping.

 

 

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Papalaua Beach Park Along Hwy. 30

Along Hwy. 30 from the tunnel to Olawalu is a nice stretch of sandy beach. Papalaua Beach is right next to the ocean and is a great place to spend the day.

 

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Walk Along The Boardwalk At Kaanapali Beach

Enjoy several hammocks along the boardwalk in Kaanapali Beach Resort. It's a great way to relax!

 

 

Humpback Whales Love Maui From November To April

It's an exciting time on Maui when our native Humpback Whales arrive from the cold waters of Alaska to mate and give birth. February is the best month to see them!

 

 

 

 

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by Steven Scott and are copyright protected under

USA laws. Steven Scott is a state-approved

Tour Guide and professional photographer.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Airport Beach

While on the west side of Maui, visit Airport Beach. It's one of my favorite airport beach on maui hawaiibeaches and is great for families with small children.

 

It's in the Kaanapali Resort Area, which offers a lot of shopping, dining and golf activities.

 

 

 

 

7 Sacred Pools

I suggest you take a GyPSy Guide to this must see site7 sacred pools on maui hawaii while visiting Maui. It's a great way to see the windward side of the island, and you'll learn a lot about Maui on this incredible road to Hana.

 

 

Beautiful waterfalls along the road to Hana.

 

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Seven Sacred Pools - O'heo Gulch - is just 20 minutes or so past the town of Hana.

 

 

 

 

 

Honolua Bay For Great Snorkeling

One of the best places on Maui to snorkel ishonolua bay for snorkeling on maui hawaii Honolua Bay on the west side of the island. While it's not a great beach for sunbathing, it's teaming with sealife and turtles.

 

 

 

 

Honolua Bay Rainforest For A Unique Experience

As you walk to Honolua Bay, you'll go throughhonolua bay rainforest on maui hawaii one of the prettiest rainforests you'll see anywhere. It's a great place to take digital pictures, and I bet you'll hear a chicken crow!

 

 

 

Hawaii Fudge Offers Unique Hawaiian Flavors of Creamy Fudge

While on Front Street in Lahaina Town, visit the Hawaii Fudge Company's west side location.

 

Experince unique Hawaiian flavors found nowhere else on the islands!

 

 

 

Hookipa Beach Near Paia Is For Surfers & Kite Boarders

You can't swim much here, as thehookipa water is really rough most of the time. But it's a great place to stop and watch surfers and Kite Boarding.

 

It's on the road to Hana, and not far from the famous Mama's Fish House just outside of Paia.

 

 

 

Underwater Photography

Enjoy a few underwater pictures seal maui hawaiishowing the incredible sealife you'll experience while snorkeling and diving on Maui.

 

 

 

Respecting The Land

One of Hawaii's most important natural resources is its beaches, mountains, streams, forests, and land. Please remember to use special care and common sense when visiting our islands.

 

Please help to keep our land clean and undisturbed. We really like it just like it is!

 

Respect the land ... and leave it for future generations to enjoy!

 

Mahalo

 

 

 

Charley's In Paia For Breakfast, Lunch or Dinner

If you're taking the road to Hana, or just want to see the famouscharleys paia maui hawaii place that singer Willie Nelson often hangs out in - go to Charley's in Paia.

 

Their breakfast pancakes are excellent and the pizza and drink specialties in the evening are ono - Hawaiian for delicious!

 

 

 

Polo Beach In Wailea Is Great For Families

Staying in the Kihei or Wailea area? If you are, consider spending somepolo beach wailea maui hawaii time at Polo Beach!

 

As the name says - it's believed the early Hawaiians played a form of horse polo on the beach. Check it out for yourself!

 

 

 

Haleakala Sunrise Is Spectacular

One of the most spectacular scenes you will ever haleakala sunrise maui hawaiiwitness happens each morning at the top of Haleakala - Sunrise!

 

It truly is one of the most scenes you will ever witness - watching the sun come up at 10,035 feet.