January-February 2012

January-February 2012 issue of Maui Nō Ka ʻOi Magazine

Elizabeth Lindsey

Mapping the Human Story

When Elizabeth Lindsey was a child, Hawaiian elders foretold that she would embark on a journey to gather ancient wisdom that could guide future generations.
makena estate

Makena Majesty

This Makena estate is the pinnacle of island luxury, with stunning Molokini views, an outdoor kitchen and exotic furnishings. It is Maui living at its finest.
maui golf tournament

Hyundai Tournament of Champions

The Hyundai Tournament of Champions is an exclusive winners-only event that attracts the world's top golfers to play at Kapalua's Plantation Course.
wailea golf

Wailea Stay & Play

For golf lovers, Wailea has it all— championship courses to practice your swing, fine dining to keep you satisfied and world-class resorts to rest your head.
Wine sommelier

Fit the Wine to the Mood

In his wine-and-spirit advice column, master sommelier Charles Fredy sheds light on the connections between wine and romance.

Outstanding in the Field

Artist and chef Jim Denevan brings his on-location dinners to a farm field near you. The international dining phenomenon is a moveable feast for the senses.
publisher's note

From the Publisher

Maui Nō Ka ‘Oi publisher Diane Haynes Woodburn welcomes the Year of the Dragon, which promises big changes for the world – and this magazine.
whales photography

How to Catch a Whale

Underwater photographer Douglas Hoffman tells us what it takes to capture Maui’s most famous visitor, the illusive humpback whale, in its natural environment.
Laila Ali

Honoring Those Who XL

Forty years after Maui-born politician Patsy Mink created Title IX, we honor the U.S. congresswoman who helped ensure equality for women and girls.
Kathy Collins as Tita

Tita vs. da Dragon

Tita welcomes in the Year of the Dragon with a tale of a Maui lizard goddess.