Have you visited ‘Iao Valley? This is a short hike with stairs with great historical significance to Hawaiians. New ~ get your reservations!
Kahakapao Loop trail
Have you been to the Makawao Forest? We hiked Kahakapao Loop Trail in one of Maui’s rainforests, perfect for those with sunburns.
Holiday Events 2022 ~ Updated
Are you looking to celebrate the holidays while on vacation? Here is my list of Maui holiday events for 2022.
How to find humpback whales!
Curious how to spot humpback whales when on Maui? Whale season runs January through March. Here are some resources to get you started.
What to do about Beach Gear?
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 – yes or no?
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 – the lava fields
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.
Should you go to a luau
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.
Hockey Night in Kihei
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?
Portuguese Man o’War
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?
What are your favorite souvenirs?
Do you buy souvenirs? Here are some of my favorites. I love looking at them and remembering our vacations!
My favorite kid activities on Maui
How to keep the kids busy while on your Maui vacation? Here are some of my favorite kid activities on Maui.
Where to exercise on vacation
There are numerous exercise options available to you in South Kihei. Some will require equipment, but others are complete free.
Maui Holiday Events coming up!
Here are a few Maui holiday events that are scheduled for December 2021. I will update this list as I come across more.
What to do on check-out day
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!
How to carve a pineapple jack-o’lantern
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 Walk
Hosmer’s Grove is a short easy hike just inside Haleakala National Park. There are two parts – a non-native, and a native section.
Please – don’t touch the wildlife
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.
Minigolf on Maui
Looking for a fun non-beach activity? We love the minigolf and bumper boats at the Maui Golf and Sports Park in Maalaea Harbor.
Have you seen the whale exhibit?
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.