Upcountry Maui: 10 Ways to Explore

Upcountry Maui: 10 Ways to Explore

Upcountry on Maui is a term that is used to describe the area on the Haleakala side of Maui away from the shoreline.  Basically if you want to visit the beach you must gasp...drive there!  The largest towns Upcountry Maui are Pukalani, Makawao and...

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Maui Insider Tips to Know Before you Go

Maui Insider Tips to Know Before you Go

10 Maui insider tips I’m one of those people who decided that I wanted my ‘real’ life to be most peoples ‘dream’ life, so I upped and moved to Maui.  Were my friends and family jealous?!? Of course, I live in Hawaii!  That's why I put together a...

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The Best Restaurants in Lahaina

The Best Restaurants in Lahaina

Tasting local cuisine and experiencing new restaurants are a highlight of many people's vacations, especially if you’re a foodie. I live in Lahaina town so I have made made a list of the best restaurants in Lahaina just for you! I broke it down...

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Top Things to See in Maui: Written by a Resident

Top Things to See in Maui: Written by a Resident

The Valley Isle, Maui is the second largest Hawaiian Island.  It has the seclusion of Kauai and a small party scene like Oahu making it the best Hawaiian Island hence her nickname 'Maui No Ka Oi' or Maui's number one.  There are many things to see...

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Top 20 Things to Do in Lahaina Maui

Top 20 Things to Do in Lahaina Maui

Top 20 Things to Do in Lahaina, MauiI’ve had a love affair with Lahaina for some time now, ever since I moved to Maui 9 years ago. I have spent most of my time living on the west side of Maui so I’ve had ample time to try all the things to do in...

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The Best Part of Maui to Stay On

The Best Part of Maui to Stay On

Choosing which part of the island to stay on is an important factor when planning your Hawaiian vacation.  I've been on Maui for almost 10 years and have lived all over the island.  I wanted to write a post that gave you the pros and cons of each...

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The Best Road to Hana Stops Written by a Resident

The Best Road to Hana Stops Written by a Resident

When I'm not traveling you'll find me on Maui, a place I've been lucky enough to call home for the last decade.  I've driven the 'Road to Hana' countless times and finally decided I should write guide on the Best Stops on the Road to Hana to help...

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Haleakala Crater Hike & More

Haleakala Crater Hike & More

A top activity when exploring the Maui is to visit Haleakala National Park. My favorite way to explore the National Park is to do a Haleakala Crater Hike. If you're not into hiking, don't worry, there are many reasons to go.Haleakala Crater Summit...

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Lanai Camping: A Complete Guide

Lanai Camping: A Complete Guide

This year for my birthday I wanted to explore a piece of Hawaii that is a little off the beaten path.  That’s why we decided to go camping on Lanai.   Lana'i is the Hawaiian island that you can see from the west side of Maui.  I see it every day...

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