Things to Do

Maui Pineapple Tour!

Maui Pineapple Tour!

If there’s one thing you think of when you think of Hawaii…it just might be pineapple. Surprisingly, pineapple isn’t native to Hawaii. It wasn’t originally introduced by Dole, but when Dole opened his first pineapple plantation on Oahu and established the Hawaiian...

Whale Watching in Hawaii

Whale Watching in Hawaii

Hawaii is known for a lot of things: beaches, waterfalls, rainbows, lush green mountains, but my favorite thing to see in Hawaii are…WHALES! Humpback whales migrate to Hawaii from Alaska every winter to mate and give birth in the warm waters. And spotting them (either...

Grand Wailea Luau, Maui

Grand Wailea Luau, Maui

If there’s one question I get more than others, it’s which luau I recommend on each island. I’ve developed pretty good criteria (based on what I like personally), and can usually form a pretty good opinion before I’ve even been, but there’s nothing like experiencing...

Kihei, Maui: Where to Stay, Where to Eat, & What to Do

Kihei, Maui: Where to Stay, Where to Eat, & What to Do

This post may contain some affiliate links, which means I’ll make a little money on anything you choose to purchase. But of course, I only recommend my absolute favorites to you. Thank you for supporting the brands that make Hulaland possible. A good many of visitors...

5 Maui Day Trips

5 Maui Day Trips

If you’re planning a trip to Maui (maybe you've already been before and this is a repeat trip?), you’re likely looking forward to plenty of time beach bumming and doing your favorite things, but just in case you’re looking for even MORE things to do and fun to be had,...

Molokai: The Most Hawaiian Island

Molokai: The Most Hawaiian Island

This trip to Molokai was sponsored by Maui Nui (the tourism board for Maui County), which means all of my expenses were paid for and the itinerary was organized for me. As always, I only recommend my absolute favorites to you. Thank you for supporting the brands that...

Guide to the North Shore, Maui

Guide to the North Shore, Maui

This post may contain some affiliate links, which means I’ll make a little money on anything you choose to purchase. But of course, I only recommend my absolute favorites to you. Thank you for supporting the brands that make Hulaland possible. Home to big wave,...

Snorkeling Molokini Crater, Maui

Snorkeling Molokini Crater, Maui

I received two complimentary tour spots on the Sunrise Deluxe Snorkel after reaching out to Kai Kanani regarding media coverage. I had previously sailed with Kai Kanani (in my pre-blog days) and have recommended them to my readers since the beginning of my blog so as...

Guide to Upcountry Maui

Guide to Upcountry Maui

This post may contain some affiliate links, which means I’ll make a little money on anything you choose to purchase. But of course, I only recommend my absolute favorites to you. Thank you for supporting the brands that make Hulaland possible. Are you planning a trip...

Driving the Road to Hana, Maui

Driving the Road to Hana, Maui

UPDATE: For real time coverage of my latest road to Hana trip with geotags, videos, and pictures of food truck menus, watch the "Road to Hana" highlight on my Instagram account (@hula.land). Maui’s Road to Hana is one of the most famous (or infamous) drives in the...

Napali Coast Boat Tours Kauai

Napali Coast Boat Tours Kauai

This post may contain some affiliate links, which means I’ll make a little money on anything you choose to purchase. But of course, I only recommend my absolute favorites to you. Thank you for supporting the brands that make Hulaland possible. If you’re going to...

Kauai Helicopter Tours: Who Is the Best Company?

Kauai Helicopter Tours: Who Is the Best Company?

This post may contain some affiliate links, which means I’ll make a little money on anything you choose to purchase. But of course, I only recommend my absolute favorites to you. Thank you for supporting the brands that make Hulaland possible. Kauai was pretty much...

5 Best Spas on Oahu

5 Best Spas on Oahu

Hawaii is home to some of the world’s best spas and resorts and while Oahu doesn’t do luxury and relaxing experiences quite as well as some of the other islands (mainly Maui), there are still quite a few noteworthy spas on the island. Whether you’re looking for a...

Top 20 Adventure Activities on Maui

Top 20 Adventure Activities on Maui

This post may contain some affiliate links, which means I’ll make a little money on anything you choose to purchase. But of course, I only recommend my absolute favorites to you. Thank you for supporting the brands that make Hulaland possible. If sitting on the beach...

15 Things to Do on a Maui Honeymoon

15 Things to Do on a Maui Honeymoon

This post may contain some affiliate links, which means I’ll make a little money on anything you choose to purchase. But of course, I only recommend my absolute favorites to you. Thank you for supporting the brands that make Hulaland possible. While some Maui...

The Best 6-Day Maui Itinerary

The Best 6-Day Maui Itinerary

You probably think that after you book your flights, your accommodations, and your rental car, you’ve got it made in the shade, right? Not so fast. Surprisingly, many people find laying out a daily itinerary for their trip the trickiest part! While Maui has some of...

Wailea, Maui: Where to Stay, Where to Eat & What to Do

Wailea, Maui: Where to Stay, Where to Eat & What to Do

This post may contain some affiliate links, which means I’ll make a little money on anything you choose to purchase. But of course, I only recommend my absolute favorites to you. Thank you for supporting the brands that make Hulaland possible. Of all the amazing...

Ko’olina Oahu: Where to Stay, Where to Eat, & What to Do

Ko’olina Oahu: Where to Stay, Where to Eat, & What to Do

This post may contain some affiliate links, which means I’ll make a little money on anything you choose to purchase. But of course, I only recommend my absolute favorites to you. Thank you for supporting the brands that make Hulaland possible. Ko’olina is an...

Old Lahaina Luau, Maui

Old Lahaina Luau, Maui

If you’re looking for the best luau in Hawaii, you can stop looking. This is it. Maybe a bold statement, but I’ve been to a lot of luaus in Hawaii and I know when I’m impressed. And I’m impressed. Before attending this luau, I’d long heard that it was the best on...

Ka Wa’a Luau at Aulani Resort & Spa, Oahu

Ka Wa’a Luau at Aulani Resort & Spa, Oahu

I received discounted tickets to this luau, but of course, I only recommend my absolute favorites to you. Thank you for supporting the brands that make Hulaland possible. If there’s one question I get asked more often than most, it’s definitely about the best luau in...

Best FREE Things to Do in Hawaii

Best FREE Things to Do in Hawaii

You probably think you’ve paid for the bulk of your trip before you even show up with your airfare and accommodations already paid for, but you’d be surprised how quickly the other stuff adds up. You’ll be bombarded with activities and excursion opportunities from the...

The Best 6-Day Kauai Itinerary

The Best 6-Day Kauai Itinerary

So you’ve got your airfare booked, hotel picked out, and rental car reserved. You’re all ready right? Not so fast. While it has glorious beaches, most people don’t go to Kauai just to lie on the beach and work on their tan. I mean, it’s too far and too expensive to...

5 Day Trips on the Big Island

5 Day Trips on the Big Island

This post may contain some affiliate links, which means I’ll make a little money on anything you choose to purchase. But of course, I only recommend my absolute favorites to you. Thank you for supporting the brands that make Hulaland possible. If you’re planning a...

Best Big Island Snorkeling Spots (Plus Kayaking Kealakekua Bay)

Best Big Island Snorkeling Spots (Plus Kayaking Kealakekua Bay)

This post may contain some affiliate links, which means I’ll make a little money on anything you choose to purchase. But of course, I only recommend my absolute favorites to you. Thank you for supporting the brands that make Hulaland possible. If you’ve got a list of...

25 Things to Do in Kona, Big Island

25 Things to Do in Kona, Big Island

This post may contain some affiliate links, which means I’ll make a little money on anything you choose to purchase. But of course, I only recommend my absolute favorites to you. Thank you for supporting the brands that make Hulaland possible. If you’re heading to the...

Where to Eat on Oahu

Where to Eat on Oahu

This post may contain some affiliate links, which means I’ll make a little money on anything you choose to purchase. But of course, I only recommend my absolute favorites to you. Thank you for supporting the brands that make Hulaland possible. Oahu is a foodie’s...

Paradise Cove Luau, Oahu

Paradise Cove Luau, Oahu

This post may contain some affiliate links, which means I’ll make a little money on anything you choose to purchase. But of course, I only recommend my absolute favorites to you. Thank you for supporting the brands that make Hulaland possible. If there’s one thing you...

5 Things to Skip on Oahu

5 Things to Skip on Oahu

This post may contain some affiliate links, which means I’ll make a little money on anything you choose to purchase. But of course, I only recommend my absolute favorites to you. Thank you for supporting the brands that make Hulaland possible. Let’s face it, not...

ATV Tour on Oahu at Kualoa Ranch

ATV Tour on Oahu at Kualoa Ranch

This post may contain some affiliate links, which means I’ll make a little money on anything you choose to purchase. But of course, I only recommend my absolute favorites to you. Thank you for supporting the brands that make Hulaland possible. Oahu is one of the most...

20 Free Things to Do in Honolulu & Waikiki

20 Free Things to Do in Honolulu & Waikiki

This post may contain some affiliate links, which means I’ll make a little money on anything you choose to purchase. But of course, I only recommend my absolute favorites to you. Thank you for supporting the brands that make Hulaland possible. Hawaii can be an...

31 Things to do in Honolulu & Waikiki

31 Things to do in Honolulu & Waikiki

This post may contain some affiliate links, which means I’ll make a little money on anything you choose to purchase. But of course, I only recommend my absolute favorites to you. Thank you for supporting the brands that make Hulaland possible. Honolulu (specifically...

10 Best Kauai Beaches

10 Best Kauai Beaches

This post may contain some affiliate links, which means I’ll make a little money on anything you choose to purchase. But of course, I only recommend my absolute favorites to you. Thank you for supporting the brands that make Hulaland possible. Most people come to...

How to See the Napali Coast

How to See the Napali Coast

I think Kauai is the prettiest of the Hawaiian Islands…it’s so lush and green and it has some of the most dramatic landscapes I’ve seen anywhere. If you’re looking to see the best of Kauai, that’s definitely the Napali Coast. The Napali Coast’s rugged green cliffs are...

Hiking the Kalalau Trail, Napali Coast Hike

Hiking the Kalalau Trail, Napali Coast Hike

If there’s a holy grail of all hikes in Hawaii, it’s got to be the Kalalau Trail on Kauai. This 11-mile trek takes hikers into the heart of the Napali Coast, which is only seen by boat, by air, or on this hike. The trail starts at Ke’e Beach and ends at Kalalau Beach...

Smith Family Luau & Fern Grotto, Kauai

Smith Family Luau & Fern Grotto, Kauai

If there’s one iconic thing to do in Hawaii, it’s got to be going to a luau right? Would you believe I’ve only ever been to one luau before and it was back before my blogging days so I figured my latest trip to Kauai was high time for another one! After doing some...

5 Things to Skip on Maui (and What to Do Instead)

5 Things to Skip on Maui (and What to Do Instead)

Unless you’re on an endless vacation (a girl can dream, right?) you’re probably limited on time (and money!). And planning a trip to Maui can be overwhelming. There’s so much to see and do! But how do you know what’s worth it and what’s not? Friend, just listen up....

21 Best Maui Beaches

21 Best Maui Beaches

This post may contain some affiliate links, which means I’ll make a little money on anything you choose to purchase. But of course, I only recommend my absolute favorites to you. Thank you for supporting the brands that make Hulaland possible. While there is no...

Cruise to Hawaii: The Best of Hawaii from a Cruise Ship

Cruise to Hawaii: The Best of Hawaii from a Cruise Ship

For a lot of people, a Hawaiian vacation is THE dream! Visions of swaying palm trees, ukulele music, hula dancers, surfers, and iconic beaches are what everybody thinks of when they imagine Hawaii. And, hey, it’s all there! But for many travelers, choosing an island...

Best Maui Snorkeling Spots (+ Where to Find Sea Turtles)

Best Maui Snorkeling Spots (+ Where to Find Sea Turtles)

This post may contain some affiliate links, which means I’ll make a little money on anything you choose to purchase. But of course, I only recommend my absolute favorites to you. Thank you for supporting the brands that make Hulaland possible. When planning a trip to...

15 Things to Do on the Big Island

15 Things to Do on the Big Island

This post may contain some affiliate links, which means I’ll make a little money on anything you choose to purchase. But of course, I only recommend my absolute favorites to you. Thank you for supporting the brands that make Hulaland possible. Heading to the Big...

15 Things to Do in Oahu That Are Amazingly Cool

15 Things to Do in Oahu That Are Amazingly Cool

This post may contain some affiliate links, which means I’ll make a little money on anything you choose to purchase. But of course, I only recommend my absolute favorites to you. Thank you for supporting the brands that make Hulaland possible. Aloha! Thinking about...

15 Things to Do in Kauai That Are Completely Perfect

15 Things to Do in Kauai That Are Completely Perfect

This post may contain some affiliate links, which means I’ll make a little money on anything you choose to purchase. But of course, I only recommend my absolute favorites to you. Thank you for supporting the brands that make Hulaland possible. Yippee! My favorite...

15 Totally Awesome Things to Do in Maui

15 Totally Awesome Things to Do in Maui

This post may contain some affiliate links, which means I’ll make a little money on anything you choose to purchase. But of course, I only recommend my absolute favorites to you. Thank you for supporting the brands that make Hulaland possible. If you're looking for a...

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