Maui

Maui, also known as the Valley Isle, is known for its world-famous beaches, delicious cuisine, and stunning sunsets. It’s a beautiful island for both relaxation and adventure.

The island has an abundance of stunning wildlife and marine life to experience up close. One popular destination to see wildlife is the Haleakalā National Park. During your time on the island, you will not only see many animals on land but also in the ocean. The island is home to some of the best snorkeling across Hawaii, and there are several well-known beaches for snorkeling and spotting turtles in the water.

We have several popular articles about the wildlife of the island and outdoor activities. Check out the following articles:
How to Swim with Dolphins on Maui
Top Tips for Spotting Sea Turtles on Maui
11 Birds of Maui: A Guide to Birds You May Encounter

The island is also home to some of the best cuisine across Hawaii. Many of the restaurants have been featured in popular publications for their delicious food. Whether you are looking for a popular spot among locals or an award-winning restaurant, there is something for everyone on the island. You can read one of our most popular articles here: “Top 20 Restaurants in Maui to Visit.”

If you are considering visiting the Hawaiian Islands, Maui should be at the top of your list!

Oh Maui, how we love thee. Your beautiful landscape, unique wildlife, deep blue ocean, lush and tropical environment, and your FOOD. When we last visited Maui, we stayed on two different parts of the island. The second leg of our trip, we called Kaanapali home and frequented...
Maui is a dream vacation for anyone wanting to experience all that Hawaii has to offer. Many are attracted to the beaches and the relaxed culture of the islands. Hawaii not only offers stunning white sand beaches but has unique colored beaches too....
During our last vacation to Hawaii, we visited Maui. For the first half of our trip, we stayed at the Grand Wailea Maui Resort. We have nothing but amazing things to say about our time there, but we’ll save that for another blog...
Rare as they are, the world is dotted with spectacular black sand beaches. Typically, black sand is formed over time as lava, and volcanic minerals are broken down by the ocean. The result is a spectacular stretch of smoky coastline that stands in...
No trip to Maui is complete without visiting the chain of waterfalls on the island. Standing at the foot of a majestic Maui waterfall, you can experience Hawaiian paradise at its best! Which are the top Maui waterfalls?
During our stay in Maui, we visited Kihei several times to grab a bite to eat. Kihei is home to several beautiful beaches, resorts, shopping, and delicious local restaurants! Check out our best foodie picks for the top restaurants in Kihei, Maui!
During our time on the island, we experienced many top restaurants in Maui and were given recommendations for many more. We can’t wait to go back and eat at the ones remaining on our list, but until then, we decided to share all...
Having the chance to watch and swim with dolphins while in Maui is one of the most magical and enjoyable activities that one can experience. The dolphins in this region are intelligent and also playful at the same time. We’ve encountered many dolphins across the Hawaiian Islands,...
We’ve heard it’s almost impossible to not spot sea turtles on Maui during vacation, which is excellent news for you! There’s even one place on the island that nearly guarantees a first-hand turtle encounter. The key is to know where to go and...
If you’re into bird-watching and you happen to be in Maui, consider yourself lucky. Maui hosts many different bird species and offers a variety of beautiful spots to observe them. Here is a list of 11 birds on Maui you might expect to admire during your trip...