Alexandra MitchellLast updated: October 29, 2014
Top 20 Activities on Maui
Aloha Oukou (hello and love to all of you), and Welcome to Pride of Maui’s 20 Best Activities on Maui article!   We are so excited to provide our readers with this current list of the top 20 activities to do on Maui. Whether you are a first time visitor, a repeat visitor, or a Hawaii resident, this article provides all the newest information about each unique activity. Visit Maui and explore all the best she has to offer! Maximize on your Hawaiian Island experience and create vacation ... [Read more]
Chris NorbergLast updated: October 23, 2014
Top 10 Beers Made in Hawaii
You know what goes well with sandy beaches, ocean breezes and life? BEER. While you're busy trying the local food specialties of Hawaii, like plate lunches, poke, kalua pig and laulau, why not grab an icy cold local beer to go along with it? Treat yourself to some of the best Hawaii-made beers while watching a gorgeous tropical sunset, barbecuing at the beach or after a nice surf session. Our favorite beers from the 808 range in flavor and intensity, including some from our obvious favorite, Maui ... [Read more]
Alexandra MitchellLast updated: October 8, 2014
Top 10 Maui Vacation Travel Tips
Aloha and Welcome to Pride of Maui’s amazing Top 10 Maui Vacation Travel Tips article! We LOVE introducing our readers to the most intimate details of Hawaii travel, respectively of course...   Only here, will you learn the ins-and-outs of Maui travel with a valuable insider's perspective, one that is tried-and-true. Maui is absolutely not a hard place to travel to, but there are a few details that could make your vacation adventures seamless, which you will learn below. If you’re ... [Read more]
Chris NorbergLast updated: October 7, 2014
Top 10 Animals to See in Maui
Hawaii is one of the most isolated land areas in the world, and many animal and plant species can only be found in the Aloha State. The first Polynesian settlers, who came to Hawaii around 500 A.D., brought dogs, pigs, horses, sheep and goats with them, allowing natural defenses like thorns, camouflage and poison to evolve in existing plant life. Only two endemic mammal species were found throughout the islands, including the Hawaiian Monk Seal and Hoary Bat, along with more than 60 species of birds, ... [Read more]
Chris NorbergLast updated: September 22, 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 22, 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]