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7 must dos upon visiting Maui…

Surfer tackles big wave south of La Perouse Bay on Maui's southwest shore.

These are the seven must dos upon visiting Maui… Mark Twain called Hawaii “the loveliest fleet of islands that lies anchored in any ocean”. Maui, second most visited of the islands (trailing only Oahu), is one of the most beautiful and the one we know best from 16 visits there in the last 17 years. [...]

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Maui on a budget; fun, adventure, good food without breaking the bank!

Maui fun, adventure, history and good food without breaking the bank This is a primer on enjoying Maui on a frugal budget. It emanates from 14 visits over the past 15 years in which we’ve done almost all of the tourist options, from no cost to very expensive. First, realize Maui is known for its beaches, [...]

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