Maui Travel Guide

Maui Travel Guide published by Maui Nō Ka ʻOi Magazine

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Maui’s Best Beaches

Here’s a starter kit of the best Maui beaches we recommend for the attractions they offer — from sunup to sundown.
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Maui’s Chinatown

The Chinese community in Upcountry Maui helped feed the 49ers of the California Gold Rush, and a now-and-then resident who became the father of modern China.
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Jaws: A Bite Out of History

Three surfers chronicle their encounters with one of the most infamous waves in the world.
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Top Five Places to Wine & Dine Your Date on Maui

Looking for the perfect place to enjoy a romantic meal?
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Maui Beaches for Kids

Get the most of the Maui coast with our age-appropriate picks for kids from toddler to teen.
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A Mermaid’s Tale

Meet the mermaid on staff at the Grand Wailea Resort.
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Gathering of Love

Huialoha has weathered earthquakes, storms, even the exodus of its people. For 150 years, the remote Maui coast has summoned a cast of characters to its aid.
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Kīpahulu Hike: This Way To the Waterfall

We visit Waimoku, the roughly 400-foot falls cascading down the face of a U-shaped valley headland at the end of two-mile Pīpīwai Trail.
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25 Tips for Island Travellers

Plan the perfect vacation with tips from our insider guide to Maui. Discover the best activities for foodies, history buffs, adventurers and more.

Maui Dinner Cruises + VIDEO

These Maui boat tours with catering chefs offer signature plated and buffet fare. Add the occasional sighting of a whale’s tail or two during whale season, and you’ve got an unforgettable dinner show.
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Hawaii’s Best Beaches

Top beaches in Hawaii in these categories: best family beach, most iconic features, best snorkeling, and most romantic beach sunsets in Hawaiʻi.
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Perfect Day Upcountry

Follow your local guide and trade the holiday hustle and bustle for an Upcountry itinerary filled with leisurely discoveries.
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Royal Treatment: Perfect Day at Hotel Wailea

Ready to spend a day in a posh seaside enclave? Here’s your itinerary.
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In the House of the Sun

Taller than Everest, quieter than the Mojave, Haleakalā has a power all its own.
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Get Your Fill: Maui Food Tour + VIDEO

Follow your local guide and make the most of Maui on this 'foodie tour.'
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All the Right Moves

Experts share their tips for a safe and memorable Maui vacation.

The Suite Life

The top 5 most lavish resort suites on the island of Maui where Hollywood celebs and industry moguls spend their vacations. Resorts from Wailea to Kapalua.
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Pāʻia Youth & Cultural Center channels adolescent energy through a positive charge of fun, learning and Hawaiian values.
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Cool Pools and Hot Spas

Diving into Maui pools, we found that each one reflected its own sense of place — not just its location on the island, but also the overall feel of its host resort.
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The Microscopic Marvel of Sand

Discover the scientific story behind Maui's colored sand beaches.
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Hot Wheels

At Maui Raceway Park, life’s a drag — and that’s a good thing.
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Perfect Day Upcountry + VIDEO

Follow your local guide and make the most of Upcountry Maui.
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See Worthy: Kihei Day Trip

Follow your local guide and make the most of Kihei, Maui.
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Pop-Up Perfection

Pop-up private dinners are a hit.
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Maui’s Best Beaches

Find out who won our Maui best beach contest for 2015.
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Pampered in Paradise: Maui Resort Spa Treatments

These Maui spa treatments will have you drifting away like an island breeze.
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Maui’s Small Towns

We asked residents of Maui's small towns to share their favorite spots, shops, dining and more.