Description

The entire Maui experience including the myth of Maui, geography, the Hawaiian language, economy and government, best sights, beaches, flora, fauna and activities. A blend of informative text, sight-seeing pointers, full-color photos and detailed maps.

 

Contents

  • Important Things for Travelers to Know
  • North American Airlines Serving Maui
  • Car Rentals
  • Motorcycle Rentals
  • Shuttles
  • Taxis
  • Medical Assistance
  • Telephone Calls
  • Weather Forecasts
  • Crime
  • Radio Stations
  • Pets
  • Agricultural Inspection
  • Hawaii at a Glance
  • Maui at a Glance
    • The Myth of Maui
  • Geography
  • Climate
  • The Hawaiian Language
    • Glossary of Hawaiian Words
    • Meanings of Maui Place Names
    • Pidgin
    • A Sampling of Hawaiian Pidgin
  • Geology
  • History
    • People Come to Maui
    • Strangers From a Strange Land
    • From Force and Might Come Unity
    • All God’s Children Must Go to Heaven
    • The Whaler’s Tale
    • Add Sugar to the Mix
    • Maui and the Military
    • Welcome Visitors
      • Maui Timeline
      • A Succession of Monarchs
  • Economy & Government
    • Government
      • Facts About Sugarcane
  • West Maui Sights
    • Lahaina
    • Kaanapali
    • Kapalua
    • Kahakuloa
  • Central Maui Sights
    • Kahului
    • Wailuku
    • Iao Valley
    • Paia
  • East Maui Sights
    • Road to Hana
    • Hana
    • Beyond Hana
  • South Maui Sights
    • Maalaea
    • Kihei
    • Wailea
    • Makena
  • Upcountry Sights
  • Haleakala Sights
    • The Road to the Summit
    • Hiking Haleakala
    • Sliding Sands Trail
    • Halemauu Trail
  • Beaches
    • Beach Safety
    • West Maui Beaches
    • South Maui Beaches
    • Central Maui Beaches
    • East Maui Beaches
  • Flora and Fauna
    • Plants and Trees
    • Birds
    • Mammals
  • Activities
    • Biking
    • Caving
    • Diving
    • Golf
    • Golf Club Rentals
    • Helicopter Tours
    • Horseback Riding
    • Kayaking
    • Luaus
    • Parasailing
    • Shooting
    • Submarines and Semisubmersible Boats
    • Surfing
    • Walking Tours
    • Whale Watching
  • Dining
    • West Maui Restaurants
    • South Maui Restaurants
    • Centarl Maui Restaurants
    • Upcountry Maui Restaurants
  • Shopping
    • Maui Galleries
  • Accommodations
    • Luxury Resorts—West Maui
    • Luxury Resorts—South Maui
    • Luxury Resorts—East Maui
    • Hotels—West Maui
    • Hotels—South Maui
    • Hotels—Central Maui
    • Hotels—East Maui
    • Condominiums
    • Internet Vacations Rental Listing Services
    • Full Service Condos—West Maui
    • Full Service Condos—South Maui

Author: Blair Pruitt