Maui A to Z National

Maui A to Z: National Parks

Maui has one National Park called Haleakala and it has two distinct districts: Summit and Kipahulu. When most people think of Haleakala, they picture the mountain area that rises 10,000 ft out of the ocean.  It’s spectacular and is hard to beat in terms of view.  On a good day, you can see 6 of the 8 main Hawaiian islands.  Hawaii is actually made up of … Continue reading Maui A to Z: National Parks

Maui A to Z: Eucalyptus

Eucalyptus, specifically the rainbow eucalyptus, are among my favorite trees.  If you know where to look Upcountry, you can find a few great examples.  Most of them are along the road to Hana.  They are spectacular and appear to be painted with light greens, reds, and blues. To see regular old eucalyptus, you can travel above Makawao to Olinda.  The drive to the Olinda Forest … Continue reading Maui A to Z: Eucalyptus