Announcement: Welcome to the Honua Kai Cafe

Welcome to the Honua Kai Cafe (We have NO affiliation with the Honua Kai Resort & Spa Nor IntraWest, nor Playground) 20 times now!!!  On October 11, 2013 Conde Nast readers voted Maui as the #1 island in the world for the 20th time!  Why vacation at any other island in the world but the […]

Honua Kai Resort & Spa

Recap of what’s on this Website Time for a recap of what this website is all about – the Honua Ka Resort & Spai. We are owners of a 1 bedroom villa at the Honua Kai and we just love the place.  When we are not at the Honua Kai our villa is in the […]

Best Women’s Boutique

Mahina When it comes to fashion, women want it all. It has to be stylish, comfortable and above all, affordable. Here on Maui, Mahina is the answer to every fashionista’s prayers. With three locations across the island, Paia, Kihei and Lahaina, this fun boutique is tops on Maui News readers’ best-dressed list. Owners Joe Wilmot […]

Best Breakfast in Maui

Maui’s Best Breakfast We live in St. Louis and when we fly to Maui the time change can be 5 hours – so 7 am Maui time is really noon in St. Louis; breakfast takes on a whole new meaning to us.  There are many places open for breakfast on Maui and most of them […]

Best Maui Art Gallery

Maui Hands From Lahaina’s busy Front Street, through the casual beach-side elegance of the Hyatt Regency Kaanapali, all the way to local, laid-back Paia, Maui Hands Gallery is the choice as the island’s best art gallery by hundreds of customers. In its collection representing some 300 artists in a variety of mediums, a theme underlying […]

Rough Guide Directions Maui

Product Description Make the most of your time with Rough Guide DIRECTIONS Maui. Slim, stylish and pocketable, the guide is an up-to-date, authoritative and user-friendly companion to this unforgettable destination. Full-colour and richly illustrated throughout, the guide highlights the best Maui has on offer from awesome pacific surf on Big Beach to ravishingly tropical scenery […]

Maui Revealed: The Ultimate Guidebook

ISBN13: 9780971727991 Condition: NEW Notes: Brand New from Publisher. No Remainder Mark. Product Description USA Today calls it, “An authoritative and in-depth look at all that the island offers.” The author is a resident who personally and anonymously reviews every facet of Maui. From restaurants to helicopter companies to scuba to beaches to trails, he […]

Best Overall Dining Out

Best Overall Dining Out *** Note *** Since publishing this 6 months ago, I must include Duke’s Beach House as a “Must Try” restaurant while on Maui.  Click here to read more about this 5-star restaurant ocean front at the 5-star Honua Kai Resort & Spa on Ka’anapali Beach Maui. 1st Place – Stella Blues […]

Whalers Village

Whalers Village Mall Whalers Village is a “must see” while on the northern half of Maui.  This fantastic mall offers all kinds of restaurants, shops, designer boutiques, art gallerias, fashion stores, museums and activities.  Whalers Village is right on the Ka’anapali Beach and you can swim in the Pacific Ocean and have lunch or dinner […]

Driving and Discovering Hawaii: Maui and Molokai

Product Description Newly updated and expanded. Acclaimed for its beautiful photography [over 350 photos] and dozens of highly detailed maps, Driving & Discovering Hawaii: Maui and Molokai is considered a milestone in guidebooks. Areas of Maui not found in other guides, such as Maui’s Upcountry and West Maui’s Rugged North Shore, are explored in great […]