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 […]

Things to do in Maui

What’s to do in Maui you ask? So what is one to do on Maui?  There’s so much stuff to do that two weeks at the Honua Kai would only scratch the surface this year.  Here are some of the fun activities we have done or have watched over the past 10 years: Helicopter Rides: […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Top 10 Beaches: Kaanapali Resort, Maui

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

Maui Beach Weddings

Weddings on the Maui Beach Up until August 2008, the above was a common sight on Maui – I remember walking with my wife on the beach and watching the wedding coordinators setting up a wedding chapel right on the beach.  Sadly those days are gone. Today’s Maui beach weddings have the ceremony performed on […]

What beach in Maui is good for beginner bodysurfing?

zyllee asked: My hubby and I will be going to Maui in the near future, staying at the Honua Kai Resort & Spa, and we want to try bodysurfing (boogie boarding). We are not super strong swimmers and are worried a bit if we will be ok (we’ve only seen the ocean once when we […]

Maui Weddings

Getting Married on Maui Who would not want to get married on Maui?  Well the easiest part is to book reservations at the Honua Kai and it then gets tougher from there.  Remember the Honua Kai can have everyone in the wedding party stay at one location.  Studios, 1 bedrooms, 2 bedrooms, and 3 bedrooms […]

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 […]