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 […]

Road to Hana – Valley Isle Excursions

Don’t drive to Hana – take a van Every time we mention the Road to Hana to folks someone wants to drive it in their rental car.  If you read the fine print on your rental agreement you can NOT go to the very south end of Maui – the roads are not paved and […]

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 […]

Honua Kai Resort & Spa Convention Facilities

Hold a Convention at the Honua Kai Resort & Spa! OK, so the 2 900 sq ft meeting convention rooms would be nothing for Vegas but on Ka’anapali Beach they mean 50 folks can hold a convention in paradise – per room. It costs $500 to rent each room for an entire day and $250 […]

Timeshare: The Inside Look at Timeshare Industry

In the beginning, the concept of purchasing a timeshare to make vacations more affordable was a good idea. Over the years the timeshare industry has developed a negative image. Commission driven salesmen will tell you that timeshares are a good deal. In most cases, timeshares turn out to be a better deal for the pushy […]

Maui Trailblazer: Where to Hike, Snorkel, Paddle, Surf, Drive

ISBN13: 9780967007243 Condition: NEW Notes: Brand New from Publisher. No Remainder Mark. Product Description A guide for families and outdoor adventurers alike, Maui Trailblazer 2009 covers all of the island, and includes day trips to the neighboring islands of Molokai, Lanai, and Molokini. Clear directions and concise descriptions lead to all of Maui’s well-known attractions, […]

Why Maui is an A+ Choice for your Destination Wedding

Weddings on Maui (Sadly you can’t have the chairs on the beach anymore) Now that you have planned a wedding/honeymoon adventure, I am going to tell you that a Maui destination wedding is “no ka oi,” which means “none better,” in Hawaiian. In comparison with other destinations, Maui is affordable, exotic yet practical and safe. […]

Best Maui Land Activity

Hop out of the water, dust off the sand and forget the snorkel gear. For a truly unique fish-eye view of the island’s underwater marine life, head over to the state-of the-art Maui Ocean Center.  We visit the Ocean Center each visit to Maui.  This is a great activity to visit on rainy days “The […]

Ka’anapali Sunglasses

PolarizedPlus2 Technology All Maui Jim Sunglasses block glare and UV from all angles, manage blue light, and then boost colors for unmatched color, clarity, and contrast. Polycarbonate Lens For intense sports activities and active lifestyles, Maui Jim Polycarbonate lenses are optically correct to ensure crisp optics. Theyre lightweight, comfortable, extremely impact resistant, and feature Clearshell […]

Honua Kai Resort & Spa News

Honua Kai Resort & Spa is Ready to Celebrate the Holiday Season with a Brand New Second Tower of Suites, Two Spectacular Pools and the Opening of Duke’s Beach House Restaurant KAANAPALI NORTH BEACH, Maui, Hawaii, Dec. 7 /PRNewswire/ — Honua Kai Resort & Spa today announced the completion of the Konea building, the second […]