THE HISTORY OF MAUI

THE HISTORY OF MAUI

Maui The history of Maui is complicated and punctuated by myth and legend. Tahiti migrants, Hawaiian kings and European explorers have all input, to develop a rich and well established culture that has developed over a 500 year period. Origins   The name ‘Maui’ is...
PUTTING WHALES FIRST

PUTTING WHALES FIRST

Putting Whales First For many of us, the gorgeous Maui landscape perfectly represent an idyllic island holiday. Between the sun, sea and sand, there’s plenty to do and see on the second largest island of Hawaii.  We gravitate to the exhilarating water sports, relaxing...
Maui Brewing Company

Maui Brewing Company

Maui Brewing Company Aloha! Let’s talk about beer. The world’s third most popular drink, losing out only to water and tea.  Historians believe beer might also be the oldest drink, dating back to the earliest of times. Maui, and more specifically Lahaina, first became...
The Magic of Hawaiian Sea Turtles

The Magic of Hawaiian Sea Turtles

The sacred honu  When you think of ‘magical’ animals, where does your mind wander? To frosty mountains, heaps of gold, and the smouldering eyes of a dragon? Maybe you imagine a majestic Narwhal in Arctic waters, miles away from civilization; or a woolly mammoth,...
Drop The Oxybenzone or Stop Swimming In Maui’s Waters

Drop The Oxybenzone or Stop Swimming In Maui’s Waters

Protecting your skin, and the ocean. At Sail Maui it’s our business to be in the sun. When you’re on the water every day, it’s important to wear sunscreen. We’re all increasingly aware of the dangers of too much sun exposure and the importance of lathering up, but...