These beauties belong to the Delphinidae family, a group of marine mammals that comprises toothed whales. One of the spinner dolphin’s closest living relative is the hippopotamus—the pig-like amphibian we often associate with the waters of West Africa.
If you only have a small window to explore the stunning beauty of Maui, we want to make sure you don't waste your time behind a slow-driving chicken farmer on the Road to Hana or end up eating at a tourist trap restaurant! And fear not, you will even work in a little time for your Maui tan! [...]
Want to see whales breeching, the worlds tallest sea cliffs and emerald-green rainforests, all within one hour? Then hop aboard a first-class ride in the sky and get ready to have your socks blown off! Each year, over 2 million visitors make their way to the tropical island of Maui. Most of these visitors rent a [...]
Arrive on Maui’s leeward side and it may be impossible to tear your eyes away from Molokini—a small, horseshoe-shaped landmass that rests between Makena and the outlying island of Kaho’olawe. Roughly two and a half miles away—and little more than fifteen minutes by boat from Kihei—the volcanic ledge, half submerged in water, presents not just [...]
When traveling to Maui, there are a few things worth reserving beforehand in order to escape hassle and/or higher prices. 1 - Car Rental It feels like regardless of when we reserve, we always have a hassle with car rentals. But at least when you reserve far enough ahead, you usually get lower rates. Most car [...]
When it comes to scenic snorkeling, whale watching, and the perfect mix of outdoor activities, natural beauty and nightlife, Maui is everyone’s go-to Hawaiian getaway. No matter what your level of comfortability in the ocean, we guarantee you’ll enjoy one of Maui’s best ocean activities, whether it be snorkeling, surfing, stand up paddle boarding, windsurfing, [...]
Maui is one of the most family-friendly beach destinations you can hope for, and an excellent place for kids of all ages to explore a wide range of both land and ocean activities. No matter if it's their first time swimming in the ocean or walking on the slopes of a volcano, kids and adults alike are [...]