November-December 2013

November-December 2013 issue of Maui Nō Ka ʻOi Magazine

plantation style bedroom

A Passion For The Past

A plantation inspired Maui home designed with the charm of yesteryear. Lilikoi Lani Farm was refurbished by Robert Adolph in Haiku Maui, named after the lilikoi flower.
Liddo Bitta Tita, Kathy Collins

Da Real Kine Christmas

Tita shares her memories of holiday time on the islands growing up. Mainland traditions can be busy, but island traditions can be funny and just as fun as a white Christmas.
red ti leaf

Rainy Season

Ho‘oilo starts in November and marks the rainy season in Hawaii. Micro climates and rain fall varies with wind, geography and elevation.
Olowalu Maui snorkel spots

Maui’s Down Under: Snorkeling Spots

A quick guide to Maui snorkeling spots. From Honolua Bay, Kapalua to Hulopoe Bay, Lanai, explore beneath the surface.
roast pork with vegetables

Holiday Test Kitchen 2013

Wrap your hands around this holiday feast: Iberico ham-wrapped pork loin with Hamakua ali‘i mushrooms and Asian pears with Calvados sauce; herbed mascarpone polenta; and a gluten-free, milk-chocolate almond cake.
Maui dining buffets

Top Of The Line: Maui Holiday Buffets

Our picks for five great holiday buffets.

Days of Awe

Visiting the east coast for a wedding, Maui No Ka Oi publisher, Diane Haynes Woodburn, experiences a sense of awe while seeking inspiration through thoughts of her ancestors.
island pillows

Holiday Gift Guide

Maui No Ka Oi Holiday Gift Guide provides this year's eclectic gift ideas from across the island of Maui, from chocolate art to a kitchen garden for fighting fish.
Maui voyaging canoe

Now, Voyager

Seventeen years in the making, the Hawaiian modern day voyaging canoe Mo‘okiha O Piilani will set sail on December 21 during the winter solstice.

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