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A Local’s Guide to Honolulu

Just past the gleaming high-rises of Hawaii’s capital, in traditional neighborhoods such as Chinatown and Kakaako, locals keep the heart of aloha beating in Honolulu’s art-filled galleries and island-themed bars.<p><b>Here’s the best this tropical haven has to offer:</b><p><b>Where to Stay</b><p>The recently renovated …

Honolulu Festival - Celebrating Pacific Harmony

The 23rd Annual Honolulu Festival will be held March 10-12, 2017 at various locations in Honolulu and Waikiki. The Festival's long standing theme, …

Great Read: Aloha, Honolulu

Above the freeway, beyond the suburban houses crawling up the slopes of the Koolau Mountains, through a stand of Cook pines, past a grove of pungent eucalyptus, beside leafy breadfruit and Malay apple trees, long-stemmed bird-of-paradise flowers bloom. A regal-looking rooster struts across my path, …

An Affordable One-Day Tour of Honolulu

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It Costs More to Live in Honolulu Than San Francisco or New York

Paradise really doesn't come cheap.<p>When we think of expensive cities, New York City and San Francisco are the usual suspects.<p>But according to new data from the U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis, Honolulu is actually more expensive than those cities when comparing Regional Price Parities. RPPs, which …

Visiting Honolulu? Insiders share tips | CNN Travel

Editor's Note — CNN Insider Guides are thoroughly checked for accuracy. Given the fluid nature of the travel industry, however, some listings may fall out of date before guides can be updated. The best practice is to confirm current information on official websites before making plans to visit any …

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Catching Waves with Maui Surfer Girls

I have a goal. Someday, at some point in my life, I am going to head somewhere with great waves, rent a shack for a month or two, and surf every …

Maui for foodies

From the steep slopes of volcanic Haleakala to the wealth of surf spots, Maui beckons lovers of sun, sand and surf. But venture just beyond the hotel buffet and discover what a foodie destination the Valley Island has become.<p>Maui’s culinary landscape is heavily influenced by fresh, local and ‘<i>ono</i> …

The Guide: Where to Eat and Stay in Maui

Maui, the second largest of the Hawaiian Islands, hasn't been nicknamed "the Magic Isle" for nothing. First, there is its surreal chromaticism: …

Shark Spotted By Four Seasons Maui Guest

Vacationers at the Four Seasons Resort at Wailea in Maui were in for an exciting afternoon on Thursday.<p>A guest spotted an eight to ten foot shark in the waters and alerted resort security. Lifeguards then confirmed the sighting and started warning people to get out of the water. They followed the …

Maui Voted Best Island In The World... And Has Been For The Last 20 Years

If Conde Nast Traveler readers are one thing, it's loyal. In the annual Conde Nast Traveler Readers' Choice Awards that selects the Top 25 Islands in the World, Maui has come out on top for 20 consecutive years. It also regained its top ranking in the Top 10 Islands in the United States. How could …

15 Maui Adventures That Will Keep You Active, Happy ... And Shark-Bite Free

It was the best of times, it was the worst of times for Maui in 2013. On the one hand, the valley isle was voted the best island in the world by <i>Conde Nast Traveler</i> readers for the 20th consecutive year.<p>On the other hand, it has experienced an unprecedented eight shark attacks so far this year, two …

Rave Run: Maui, Hawaii

The Waihee Ridge Trail mixes flat stretches with steep climbs for a 1,500-foot ascent through a guava thicket and lush forest.<p><i>Runner: Renatta Geissinger</i><p><b>THE EXPERIENCE</b><br>The Waihee Ridge Trail mixes flat stretches with steep climbs for a 1,500-foot ascent through a guava thicket and lush forest. …

Bikerumor Pic Of The Day: Kula Highway, Maui

Photo submitted by Jenerick Buenafe,”A beautiful epic morning ride to Ulupalakua along Kula Hwy on Maui, Hawai’i. Captured with a GoPro, the picture …

Maui, a Paradise of Racial Tolerance?

My husband and I were always proud to have an "international marriage," as it was called in Japan. I was an American expat living in Tokyo and my husband was Japanese. Our marriage spanned two nations and two cultures, and for us it seemed ideal. Not long after we were married, we saw a TV …

The 3 Most Awe-Inspiring Hikes in Maui

Hawaii has become synonymous with paradise. The birthplace of surfing, home of shaved ice, ukuleles and the famous hula -- these are just some of the touchstones you'll experience in everyday life on the islands.<p>Maui in particular is well-known for its breathtaking beaches, luminous coral reefs and …

What are the Best Beaches on Maui?

01 of 12<p>Ali'i Kahekili Nui Ahumanu Beach Park<p>Maui is an island with hundreds of beaches including beaches of black sand, golden sand, red sand and …

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Top 10 Maui travel experiences

Admit it – you’re grinning already, even before you step on the plane. It starts with the idea of Maui… the anticipation. With the abundance of white beaches, waterfalls, and waves, what is there not to love? With all this island has to offer, you may be wondering where to start – never fear we got …

Hawaii: Montage adds Maui hotel to its group, offers savings package

The Montage Hotel group, which has properties in Laguna Beach and Beverly Hills, has welcomed a Maui hotel to the fold and is offering savings for those who book this month.<p>Montage Kapalua Bay opened on Maui's less-touristy northwest coast on 24 acres. The property, formerly the Residences at …

A Driving Tour of Upcountry Maui, Hawaii

01 of 10<p>Pa'ia Town<p>For many visitors, Maui will always be known for its resorts, fine beaches, snorkeling and whale watching, Haleakala, and the Road …

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Road Trip: Maui

From the November 2012 issue of National Geographic Traveler<p>"Come, let’s go for a car ride,” invites classic Hawaiian singer John Pi‘ilani Watkins in a tune with as many twists and turns as a mountain road. More than a song to sway to at a luau, his cheerful melody speaks to an island truth: On …

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Where to Eat on Maui Now

The flavors that dominate Hawaii’s foodscape are incredibly varied—from Polynesian favorites like kalua pork to farm to table Molokai sweet potatoes …

Things to Do in Maui With Kids

With near-perfect weather throughout the year, pristine beaches, districts packed with art galleries and excellent boutiques to shop, there’s …

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Top 20 Things to Do on a Trip to Maui

01 of 20<p>Get to Know Maui<p>Maui, the second largest of the Hawaiian Islands, is a dream destination. It's been consistently chosen as the best island in …

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