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Maui Family Beach Day - Tips and Gear Guide

There are a few things to consider bringing with you to any Maui beach you decide to visit. Having been born and raised on Maui, you would think I have a pretty concrete packing list, but there are still things I forget. Below is a list that will span the needs for a solo day trip to the beach, to a day with the entire family.

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What should I bring on my trip to Maui?

Forget the normal swimsuit and extra t shirt type of packing list you can make yourself. Below are just a  few  items I have noticed over my lifetime of serving Maui visitors that you may want to consider. 

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What to do on a rainy day on Maui

1. The Maui Ocean Center is a fantastic attraction to visit, as much of it is indoors and it wont cost you an arm and a leg to visit. Conveniently located in Ma'alea you can easily visit from Kihei / Wailea or from Lahaina to Kapalua. 2. An evening show at Ulalena takes you on a journey of Hawaiian history. Many would agree the show is of similar caliber to cirque du soleil. My bet is you will forget all about the weather outside, be wholeheartedly entertained, and learn a bit of history though this song and dance riddled show.  3. Take a spa day! Maui is home to some of the greatest spas in the world. I worked at the Grand...

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Quotes about Hawaii from to inspire your next trip

For some reason I've always enjoyed looking up quotes for the places I'm planning to visit. Its likely because its fun to daydream about an upcoming trip, so if you are one of those people, enjoy a couple of quick quotes below!   Hawaii is not a state of mind, but a state of grace. Paul Theroux Hawaii is paradise. It sounds cheesy to say it, but there's music in the air there. Bruno Mars The loveliest fleet of islands that lies anchored in any ocean. Mark Twain I believe Hawaii is the most precious jewel in the world. Don Ho

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Things to do on Maui with your Baby, Toddler or Kids

Maui Ocean Center - For babies, kids and adults alike, this is a fun and hands on experience for the entire family. There's an aquarium tunnel that makes you feel like your swimming with the sharks, a touching pool to feel the slimy sea cucumber, and plenty of live displays to see all the sea life that makes Hawaii so unique.   Old Lahaina Luau - With a true sunset background on the shoreline, top dancers in the islands and awesome buffet style Lu'au its hard to beat this feast. Ulalena Evening Show - You may feel your well versed in Broadway shows, but Maui has somehow birthed this amazing show that explores the history and culture of Hawaii in a...

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