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Hana: worth the grueling drive

All the sights of Maui are within a day’s drive. Almost all tourists stay on the west side, either in south in Kihei-Wailea or on the north end at Lahaina-Ka‘anapali-Kapalua. As an alternative,… Continue reading

Stand Up Paddle: the rage in Hawaii

A barrage of factoids. Did you know: Stand up paddle surfing offers surfers the ability to catch more waves in a set, as well as offering a better view of incoming sets. Stand… Continue reading

Message from Maui

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Thinking of Kauai? Start here.

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Voted “Best Sunset” Island: Kauai

Can’t get any better than this on the North Shore. Add a breaching whale or the canoe team on their way back from practice and you have pure perfection. Then there’s the perfect… Continue reading

Kauai hiking: No more moonshine

Hiking the Moonshine Trail, north shore Kauai. A memorable muddy walk up the mountain spine. Rooty, rugged and oh the thrilling views of Hanalei Bay. Find the directions in your Kauai Trailblazer guidebook.

Hiking Kauai: the real deal

  From my iphonography files, just after it rained on a lush trail in Kauai’s interior. Bike it, hike it, a ten on my fun-o-meter. Directions in your Kauai Trailblazer guide.

Heeding High Surf Warnings: Kauai

Flirting with death at Lumahai Beach on high surf day. Never trust a wave, never turn your back on a wave, respect the ocean at all times. These 30 footers can easily grab… Continue reading