July-August 2014

July-August 2014 issue of Maui Nō Ka ʻOi Magazine

Olowalu oceanfront home

Olowalu Oasis

For these Napa Valley vintners, paradise is living where orchard and ocean meet.
maui pulled pork sandwich

4 Wheels, 5 Meals: Maui Food Trucks

Maui food trucks take delicious dining on the road.
Maui best beaches

Our Best Beaches

Our picks for best swimming, surfing, family-adventuring and  everything-you-might-suddenly-desire beaches.

The Heartbeat of Hula

In contrast to modern hula (which is typically accompanied by Western-derived stringed instruments, such as the slack-key guitar or ‘ukulele), ancient hula is purely percussive.
Maui cane burning controversy

The Burning Question

Can the last Hawaii sugar plantation survive without cane fires? What happens to Maui if they stop?
Kathy Collins

Da Glow of Mem’ry

In her column for July-August, Tita talks about cane burning in Maui.
coral spawn

Sex and the Coral Polyp

Few people think of corals as animals — which they are — and fewer folks contemplate their sex lives! Yet coral spawns are magical events.
Maui Pineapple Grill

Destination Delicious

Pineapple Grill and Plantation House team up to make Kapalua the place to eat.
publisher's note

The Signs (and Singes) of Summer

The Pacific golden plover's annual flight marks the beginning of summer.
Maui Surfer Monyca Eleogram

Surfer Girl

Monyca Eleogram from Hana traverses the world representing surf brand Roxy.