Maui No Ka Oi Magazine

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How to Create the Home of Your Dreams

Four Maui architects share advice and insights on designing a residence that will make you happy.
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A Grand Dame Turns 100

How much do you know about the Kaluanui Estate in Makawao — home to Hui No‘eau Visual Arts Center?
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Great Finds: Blue Hawai‘i

Fall in love with island living — even if no ocean surrounds you.
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Homegrown Fashion

Who better to know how to live in style on an island than local designers?
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Sound Investment (VIDEO)

Haleakala Ranch goes out on a limb to conserve native forest — by harvesting trees to transform into koa guitars.
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Just Coast (VIDEO)

Follow your local guide, Lehia Apana, and make the most of Maui in this series "A perfect day on Maui."
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On the King’s Trail (VIDEOS)

A writer and a photographer explore the remains of the King's Trail on Maui, where dozens of archaeological sites spring up from the side of the trail.
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Hook, Line & Supper (VIDEO + RECIPES)

Our private chef turns an invasive species into a yummy meal. This story includes recipes for Macadamia Nut Caper Sauce and Green Chermoula!
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Frog Busters (VIDEO)

Jeepers peepers: At only about the size of a quarter, coqui frogs are extremely hard to spot, but all too easy to hear.
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Kanawao: Hawai‘i’s Hydrangea

Beautiful and distinctive kanawao shrubs decorate rain forests across Hawai‘i.

In a word, Aloha

Words are powerful. Let ours be heard — with aloha.
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The End of Maui Sugarcane

Goodbye Sugar. Hello… What? The Pu‘unēnē Mill has ceased production, along with 36,000 acres of sugarcane farming in Maui’s central valley and along the island’s north shore, ending about two centuries of commercial sugar in Hawai‘i.
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Maui’s Mrs. Manners

Among other lessons, etiquette students practice listening without interrupting and the boys learn to help seat the girls before themselves.
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The Great Beer Cocktail

Beer cocktails as luxury drinks? You bet your tankard! The refreshing, ice-cold bubbly from Maui’s craft breweries can stand up to some of the continent’s best craft beers.
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Treetop Dining at Hotel Wailea

The Restaurant at Hotel Wailea takes fine fare to new heights . . . and our dining editor goes ape.
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Pampered in Paradise: Maui Resort Spa Treatments

These Maui spa treatments will have you drifting away like an island breeze.

2017 Maui Restaurant Awards

SAVE THE DATE: Sunday, April 23, 2017 - The ʻAipono Awards Gala will be held at the Hyatt Regency Maui Resort. Theme: OUT OF THIS WORLD!

Welcome Home

Sometimes the greatest luxury is having room for all your friends.
Maui Humane Society Animal Emergency Services

Animal’s Best Friend

Thanks to a new Maui Humane Society initiative, the shelter launched its twenty-four-hour animal emergency response hotline last year. To reach the 24/7 hotline, call 808-877-3680 X211.
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New Year, New Look

It's a new year and a great time for a new look.
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Royal Colors: Maui Shopping

We offer a luscious spectrum of what green can get you with the latest Great Finds in Maui shopping.
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The Urchin and the Hala Tree

Learn about hala trees (Pandanus tectorius), which are among Hawai‘i’s most recognizable and versatile native plants.
Hawaiian Heirloom Bracelets

Links of Gold

“As Hawaiians, our mo‘olelo [stories] are so important,” says Maelia. “With heirloom jewelry, the mo‘olelo live on in each piece.”
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Taverna’s Passion for Pasta

Taverna's pasta-passionate "Chefette" considers making fresh pasta her core responsibility.
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Luxury Cruisin’ (VIDEO)

A perfect day on Maui: follow your local guide and make the most of Maui!
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Facing Down Jaws

Monster waves aren't Peʻahi's only challenge...

The Ultimate Luxury

The Luxury Issue: Maui boasts world-class resorts, chefs admired all over the planet, oceanfront homes, iconic big waves, and open roads that all lead to Paradise.