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 […]

Discount Maui Luaus

Best Luaus on Maui at a DISCOUNT The first thing you should do is to set up and account with Tom Barefoot by clicking here – costs nothing to join. To learn more about Tom Barefoot Tours click here. Visiting Maui without taking in a luau should be illegal – you can’t spend all that […]

Best Wine List on Maui

Best Wine List Son’z at Swan Court For the third year in a row, Son’z at Swan Court has uncorked the “BestWine List onMaui.”What a beautiful setting in which to sip, say, a silky syrah. Located at the Hyatt RegencyMaui Resort & Spa in Kaanapali, Son’z has been described by Robin Leach as the “most […]

Top 10 Beaches: Kaanapali Resort, Maui

Models can get away and relax on the beach and work on their tan.

Best Service Restaurants

Restaurant With the Best Service *** NOTE *** Since I last published this article 6 months ago Honua Kai’s own restaurant, Duke’s Beach House has opened.  It’s too early for comparisons but if you are in the area or are staying at the Honua Kai you might want to give them a try.  Click here […]

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 […]

The Beginning of Whale Watching Season, in Maui, Gets going Within November

Right near Thanksgiving, humpback whales begin arriving in Maui. Humpbacks migrate off their Alaskan feeding grounds yearly to be able to give birth, raise their young whales, mate, and return to Alaska in April. The ocean all around Maui will be teaming with whales actively playing, courting, nurturing their young, and also basically acquiring a […]

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 […]

Ka’anapali Area in a Nutshell

The Ka’anapali Area The Honua Kai Resort & Spa is right in the middle of Ka’anapali Beach Resort area.  It’s the newest construction in 25 years.  Why on earth stay at something 25+ years old when you can stay at a new 5-star in the middle of Ka’anapali – the Honua Kai Resort & Spa! […]

Maui Scuba Diving – Right in Front of the Honua Kai Resort & Spa

Scuba Diving on Maui Maui is popularly called the tourist Mecca loaded with fun filled adventurous tourist activities. The best scuba diving center is located at the Molokni crater which is about 20 minutes from the coast of Maui. This location has about 100 different species of fish and it is a great place for […]