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  • 3 Farm Tours for Food Lovers in Maui

    Maui promises sun, sand, palm trees, and umbrella drinks to spare. But dig a little deeper, and you'll find fertile farming land ripe for exploring. You'll be stuffing your carry-on with lavender jam in no time.

    Posted by Stephanie Hua on July 03, 2012 at 10:15:36 AM EDT in Trip Ideas, Trip Ideas
  • Luxury Experiential Resort Lumeria Maui Opens in Maui

    Surfer-centric town Paia, on Maui’s North Shore, welcomed a new luxury resort to its midst in early March. Located on six acres of former sugarcane land, not far from famous surf spot Ho’okipa Beach, Lumeria Maui is an experiential retreat with programs and classes centered on yoga, surfing, meditation, and Hawaiian culture.

    Posted by Stephanie Johnnidis on March 30, 2012 at 3:27:45 PM EDT in Hotels
  • Use this tip to make the most of a Friday night in Maui

    Spend a Friday afternoon exploring Front Street, and then dine in town and hang around for Art Night, when the galleries stay open into the evening and entertainment fills the streets.

    Posted by Fodor's Editors on February 27, 2012 at 1:00:00 AM EST in Travel Tips
  • 10 Top Kid-Friendly Hotels

    The prospect of traveling with children can indeed seem daunting, sometimes so much so that the very idea of it keeps families from leaving home altogether. Rest assured, there's hope out there yet for your next kids-inclusive vacation, thanks to these 10 family-friendly hotels that offer plenty of fun for the kiddies, without skimping on the amenities for adults.

    Posted by Fodor's Guest Blogger on February 14, 2012 at 11:42:40 AM EST in Hotels, Family
  • Insider Tips for Whale Watching Season in Maui

    If you're hoping to catch a glimpse of humpbacks in Maui's warm waters, January through mid-March is the best time of year to see them. Here's a rundown of everything you need to know for a great trip—including the best places for low season deals.

    Posted by Matt Villano on January 30, 2012 at 2:46:15 PM EST in Trip Ideas
  • Find out where to get the best Hawaiian-made gifts in Maui

    The gift shop at Bailey House museum in Central Maui—where you'll find a fantastic collection of Hawaiian artifacts—is one of the best sources on the island for items that are actually made in Hawaii.

    Posted by Fodor's Editors on January 28, 2012 at 1:00:00 AM EST in Travel Tips
  • Hoping to attend a luau in Maui? Be sure to book ahead!

    Although it's performed nightly, the Old Lahaina Luau sells out regularly. Make your reservations when planning your trip to Maui.

    Posted by Fodor's Editors on January 11, 2012 at 1:00:00 AM EST in Travel Tips
  • Hawaii's 5 Best Clothing Boutiques

    Boutiques in Oahu, Kauai, and Maui are dedicating ample rack space to the best pieces from local designers. Whether searching for a strappy evening dress or a sleek swimsuit, we've got your shopping needs covered with a curated list of places to hit.

    Posted by Bee Shapiro on December 26, 2011 at 1:15:35 PM EST in Trip Ideas, Shopping
  • Hot Hawaii Deals from $216 a Night

    If you’re ready to escape the chilly weather for warm sand, tropical cocktails, and stunning sunsets, we can help. As winter descends on the mainland, Fodor’s is turning its sights to warm-weather escapes, delivering dazzling weekly deals. Here are three of the Hawaii packages we like best.

    Posted by Matt Villano on November 18, 2011 at 9:42:27 AM EST in Trip Ideas
  • 11 Fall Value Travel Destinations

    Don't be fooled by the term "off season." Now is the best time to take advantage of travel deals; the crowds are gone and many hotels and airlines have dropped their rates. We've rounded up our favorite value fall travel destinations, where you'll get the same luxuries for a fraction of the price.

    Posted by Arabella Bowen on September 22, 2010 at 5:48:37 PM EDT in Trip Ideas Tagged: laquinta, La Quinta, mumbai, Mumbai, korea, Korea, angkorwat, Angkor Wat