The start of Whale Watching Season, in Maui, Gets going in November

Close to Thanksgiving, humpback whales begin arriving around Maui. Humpbacks migrate from their Alaskan feeding grounds each and every year to be able to give birth, raise the young whales, mate, and return to Alaska in April. The seas close to Maui are usually teaming with whales playing, courting, nurturing their young, combined with merely […]

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 […]

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 Cultural Program

Maui Culture – You Can’t Get Enough Maui Arts & Cultural Center Don’t be a carpetbagger and visit Maui without learning something about Hawaiian and Maui culture – lucky for you there are many places to pickup some culture while staying on Maui.  Try to imagine life on Maui without the Maui Arts & Cultural […]

Start Thinking Whales!

Whale Season Starts Thanksgiving! Right around Thanksgiving humpback whales start arriving in Maui.  Early December is an ideal time to visit Maui – just before the busy holiday season and when fellow tourists are just starting to shovel snow back on the mainland. Anyway the Honua Kai is the place to stay and you can […]

Maui Ocean Center

A “Must see” while on Maui Maui has it’s own aquarium – the Maui Ocean Center.  The aquarium is just a 20 minute drive south from the Honua Kai.  We visit the aquarium each visit to Maui – it’s a lot of fun for the whole family.  This is a great way to support folks […]

5 Things to do at the Honua Kai Resort & Spa

5 Things to do at the Honua Kai Resort & Spa Here are 5 more of my favourite things to do in Maui for adventure. Whether you prefer land or ocean activities, there’s bound to be something for everyone! 1) The first thing I’d recommend is that you set aside some time to go on […]

Warren & Annabelle’s Magic Show

Warren & Annabelle’s Magic Show 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. This show has NO discounts anywhere – Tom charges what everyone else charges but you get to do […]

Jaw ( Peahi) Maui big wave surfing

A perfect condition at JAW’s generated a swell up to 50 feet waves Filmed in Maui on December 2004. A 10 minutes version of this video is available at: www.mauivideopodcast.com. JAW’s is just a 20 minute drive north of the Honua Kai Resort & Spa!

Best Men’s Island Wear

Need a new outfit for a special occasion? Searching for a comfortable shirt to hit the links in? This year’s winner for Best Men’s Island Wear, Tommy Bahama, has got you covered—literally. With something for every occasion, the brand’s styles and designs manage to move effortlessly from work place to after-hours. Linen and cotton shirts […]