When choosing a vacation destination and you are looking for a place with a little bit of everything don’t overlook choosing Maui as your top choice. The second largest island in Hawaii, Maui has it all. Food, nightlife, farmers markets, whale watching, fantastic Maui beachfront rentals and so much more.
Of the Hawaiian Islands, Maui has the third highest in population and is the United States 17th largest island yet still retains the charm and allure of island time and the lifestyle. The diverse landscape and mix of geology, topography and climate make this an interesting place sitting in the Pacific Ocean to visit. Once you get over the logistics of simply getting to the island, everything is easy. Locals are friendly and the great thing about being on an island is if you are unsure or get lost, usually people can easily help direct you to where you want to go. There is a strong sense of pride and culture to be felt on Maui and one can’t help but be engulfed by all the wonders of the island.
Here are a few things not to miss so you can have an awesome Maui vacation:
Go Whale Watching
Maui is famous for being one of the best places in the world to watch humpback whales. Every year several thousand whales migrate from Alaska to the Au’au Channel in West Maui from December to May to breed and nurse their young. These shallow, warm waters give excellent conditions for what essentially becomes a humpback whale nursery. Generally January through mid-March is the peak whale watching time and one of the best things is viewers can often accomplish their goals of whale watching for completely free. A great spot where humpback whales can be seen from shore is between …Read More »