We supply some basic beach gear to our guests at Maui Oceanview Condos. What’s the best way to get the other items you want?
The Road to Hana is one of Maui’s more popular tourist attractions. Here are some tips on making it a great experience!
La Perouse Bay lies at the south end of Maui’s lava fields. This is an in-out hike across lava rocks with amazing ocean views.
What is a luau and is this a must-do event while on Maui? There are six commercial events, but you can also watch for free.
If you follow us on Instagram you will have seen references to Hockey Night in Kihei. When is it? And where? And can you watch?
Have you ever seen a Portuguese Man o’War washed up on the beach? What is this blue or purple thing? What can you do if you are stung?
Do you buy souvenirs? Here are some of my favorites. I love looking at them and remembering our vacations!
How to keep the kids busy while on your Maui vacation? Here are some of my favorite kid activities on Maui.
There are numerous exercise options available to you in South Kihei. Some will require equipment, but others are complete free.
Here are a few Maui holiday events that are scheduled for December 2021. I will update this list as I come across more.
Do you plan for vacation rental check-out day? Do consider logistics if you have a late-night flight, so you end your vacation happy!
Have you ever carved a pineapple jack-o’lantern? They are cute, smell sweet and way easier to carve than a pumpkin!
Hosmer’s Grove is a short easy hike just inside Haleakala National Park. There are two parts – a non-native, and a native section.
Did you know it is against the law to approach, endanger and even just touch Hawaiian monk seals? Please help protect and do not harass wildlife.
Looking for a fun non-beach activity? We love the minigolf and bumper boats at the Maui Golf and Sports Park in Maalaea Harbor.
We finally made it to the Maui Ocean Center’s new whale exhibit. It is so well done. I love this Maui aquarium with all its local reef fish.
My favorite easy upcountry walk has got to be Thompson Road in Kula. I love the plants, horses, bi-coastal views and cooler temperatures.
This weekend we saw the sad announcement on social media – the Maui Tropical Plantation is closing indefinitely. While I understand given the current economic realities, it is so sad to say goodbye to this place. We’ve been coming to the Maui Tropical Plantation since early 2004, back before we[…]
Do you love hockey? Let’s be honest, you probably didn’t come to Maui for the hockey. You probably don’t even think Maui has hockey (besides on TV screens in bars). However, Maui has its own group of hockey playing enthusiasts. Yes, we have a rink, but it’s not necessarily what[…]
We recently returned from a family vacation off-Maui. After several weeks away, we had lost most of our suntan! You know what that means when you get back to Maui! Yup – a sunburn! On our first beach day back I burned horribly. The kids were wearing water shirts and were just fine.[…]