Chris NorbergLast updated: September 1, 2014
Top 10 Things to Do on Haleakala
One of the biggest attractions on Maui is Haleakala, the world's largest dormant volcano rising 10,023 feet above sea level and offering some of the best and most memorable views in all of Hawaii. Since Haleakala covers such a huge portion of the island, many companies and individuals have discovered unique ways to experience its vast beauty, from downhill bike rides through the cloud line to stargazing on its slopes after the sun goes down. On a two hour drive to the summit of Haleakala, you'll ... [Read more]
Alexandra MitchellLast updated: September 4, 2014
Top 10 Places to Visit in Hawaii
Aloha and welcome to Pride of Maui’s Top 10 Places to Visit in Hawaii article! We love to provide our readers with the newest insiders knowledge and tips about Hawaii travel from a local perspective. Whether you live in Hawaii or are planning your next island-style vacation, please enjoy this short list of must see places in Hawaii. With so many incredible locations to see throughout the Hawaiian Islands, it is impossible to list everything in just one blog post!   Please enjoy our carefully ... [Read more]
Chris NorbergLast updated: September 5, 2014
Tips for Taking Great Underwater Photos
Whether you're a professional photographer or are snorkeling for the first time, we want you to capture the beauty of Maui's magic beneath the surface. With just a few simple tips, take your underwater photos to the next level and capture what one of the most majestic places in the Pacific Ocean really looks like.   On all of our snorkeling, scuba diving and SNUBA tours to Molokini and Turtle Town, guests have the option to rent Sony Cybershot digital underwater cameras, where your images ... [Read more]
Chris NorbergLast updated: August 13, 2014
Maui Spotlight: Fairmont Kea Lani Review
Maui resorts are recognized around the world for their beauty, tranquility and pristine views, and we're happy to report that the Fairmont Kea Lani is no exception to the trend. We were thrilled to be invited to tour the Kea Lani's gorgeous property and all its unique amenities, outlined in detail below. Make sure to visit this South Maui gem, located in the convenient area of Wailea, for top-notch views and a first class experience with aloha spirit.   Fairmont Kea Lani Property Tour     Lobby A ... [Read more]
Alexandra MitchellLast updated: August 19, 2014
Top 10 Things To Do in Hawaii
Aloha, and Welcome to Pride of Maui’s Top 10 Things To Do In Hawaii article! When planning a fabulous vacation to the Hawaiian Islands, there are so many incredible vacation activities to choose from on each individual isle. The Hawaiian Islands consist of 6 mainly visited islands, and many more smaller atolls and islets. Each island has its own distinct character and vibe, cultural history, and rare opportunities to experience.   Referred to as The Gathering Place, Oahu is one of ... [Read more]
Chris NorbergLast updated: September 4, 2014
Top 10 Maui Outdoor Activities
So you've decided to make the trek to Maui. Hooray! You've escaped the dry heat, snow storms or incessant rain and can finally take comfort in the fact that the average daytime temperature will be somewhere between 75 and 85 degrees. Ahhh. While relaxing in the air-conditioned hotel room and sipping mai tais is appealing, don't forget to get out there and enjoy Hawaiian paradise at its finest. There are so many wonderful outdoor activities on Maui to choose from, but we've managed to narrow it down ... [Read more]
Alexandra MitchellLast updated: July 7, 2014
Top 10 Hikes in Maui
When planning a vacation in Maui, it can be overwhelming trying to decide what activities to choose from. With so many adventurous offerings, how do you know which is the best hike for you on Maui? Take the stress out of your vacation planning, and check out Pride of Maui’s Top 10 Hikes in Maui article. Here, you will learn all the awesome details about each hike; how long it is, if it’s appropriate for children, and where on Maui it’s located. Discover unique eco-zones in Hawaii, plan a day ... [Read more]
Chris NorbergLast updated: July 16, 2014
Top 10 Things You Didn't Know About Maui
When most people conjure up images of Maui, they think of the obvious... beautiful beaches, perfect weather, an array of great water sports and sunsets that will stop you in your tracks. But here on the Valley Isle, we still like to keep a few surprises in store and give you information you can't always find in the first paragraph of your guide book. Read, learn and enjoy! Top 10 Things You Didn't Know About Maui   #1 All Beaches on Maui are Public   By law in the state of ... [Read more]
Alexandra MitchellLast updated: July 7, 2014
Top 10 Spas on Maui
Best Maui Spas Aloha and welcome to Pride of Maui’s Top 10 Spas on Maui article! When planning a vacation to Hawaii, it can become very stressful... you’ll most definitely need to gift yourself a calming, relaxing and luxurious Maui spa day! With our valuable local knowledge of the magical island of Maui and all the best things to do in Hawaii, we have carefully compiled a list of Maui’s 10 Best Spas. Your vacation in paradise awaits you with beautiful Pacific Ocean views, fun Maui vacation ... [Read more]
Chris NorbergLast updated: July 1, 2014
Top 10 Maui Made Products
In Hawaii, we believe in supporting local businesses and products. There are so many talented people in Hawaii making quality items, from surf boards to jewelry to beer, and we hope you'll help support our local entrepreneurs by spreading the word about these amazing Maui-made products! One of the best places to shop for local products is Maui Ocean Treasures at Maui Ocean Center, our wonderful on-island aquarium. Authentic Made on Maui Products   #1 Lavender   In Upcountry ... [Read more]