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Maui Fauna of the Month: Pueo

Synonymous with ancestral spirits, ‘aumakuas assume the form of sharks, turtles, geckos & more, but most often as an Hawaiian owl, the pueo.
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Maui Artist Bio: Ben Kottke

View photos from over 20 years of shooting the ocean, surf, weddings and portraits by Ben Kottke Photography.
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7 Great Options for Maui Wedding Vendors

If you only have one wedding day, why not go all out and celebrate in paradise, right?! With more than 60 weddings per day, Maui is one of the top wedding destinations in the world for couples from around the g...
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Soley Aloha Interview – New Paia Retail

As we drive through the ghost towns of Lahaina and Paia with boarded up shops and open parking spaces, it's hard to stay positive. But every once in a while there's a glimmer of hope. We interview our good friends at Soley Aloha about how they've moved from Waikapu to a new shop location in Paia, as well as how they've pivoted to online sales.
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Maui Plant of the Month: Ginger

Trek through a forest in Hana or drive through Haiku and you’ll likely come face to face with one of Maui’s most beautiful and tantalizing flowers: the Hawaiian ginger, or ‘awapuhi.
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Fly Maui Discovery Flight Review

by Serene There’s no argument that helicopter tours are absolutely one-of-a-kind incredible, but when was the last time you got to pilot your own plane over the Valley Isle? If you’re like me, the answer is pr...

Some favorite Maui surf photos

Surfing has offered some of the greatest joys we’ve ever experienced. From a giddy longboard session at Launiupoko to a perfect barrel at Honolua Bay

Maui Artist Bio: Karim Iliya

Karim plans to continue traveling around the world while photographing humpback, sperm whales, and other wildlife species to defend the fragile ecosystems on our planet.
Surfing Maui

Wave Panoramic Photos

Here are some of our favorite Panoramic Ocean Photos of surfing and waves in general.   Rainbow Wave We love how it took on rainbow colors.  Photo taken at DT Flemings Beach, West Maui.   Wes...