All of this information is based off our vacation to Maui from May 11 – May 18, 2019! We chose to stay in Kihei on the south side, which is full of condos (not resorts). This was a great choice for us and away from touristy Lahaina or Wailea. Below you’ll find our favorite restaurants, activities, beaches, and more!
This is considered the most beautiful road in all of Hawaii! Along it you’ll find waterfalls, swimming holes, red sand beaches, black sand beaches, hikes, etc. To avoid traffic, we went the back way around, and we don't regret a thing!!! Take a look at our journey and each stop along the way.
What you’ll find in this post is a comprehensive list of our favorites from our Oahu vacation. I comprised this list within a week after our visit to the island, so this was all fresh info! I hope this helps you plan your trip. All of the following information is based off of our vacation during the summer season August 31,2018 – September 6, 2018. BEACHES We visited over 14 beaches total. Beaches around the town Haleiwa (called the North Shore, but it’s actually the northwest part of the island) have super clear water and calm waves in summer. Beaches...
No doubt, Hawaii is expensive. But DON’T let that stop you from visiting the islands! Hawaii is NOT just a vacation destination for the rich & wealthy – trust me. We are definitely not rich or wealthy, and we are about to take our second trip to Hawaii within a 12 month period. Yes, you heard that right. 2 vacations, 2 different islands, in only 1 year. And we do it on a serious BUDGET!