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This Couple Had No Idea Their Picture Was Being Taken

HuffingtonPost.com | Carla Herreria | Posted 11.02.2014 | Weddings

As a photographer in the wedding-happy state of Hawaii, Mariah Dagupion has seen her fair share of romantic moments. Few, however, have been as specia...

WATCH: Yes, That Snow Skier Is Surfing That Giant Wave On Skis

The Huffington Post | Carla Herreria | Posted 07.08.2014 | Sports

Some athletes get their adrenaline rush by skiing through powdery, steep, snow-capped mountains. Others get their fix from surfing down the face of a ...

The 21 Most Magical Spots In Hawaii

Posted 09.02.2014 | Travel

Some people may think Hawaii is overrated. We think it's home to magic; a place where you can find everything from rainbow trees to fiery water to bea...

Protecting Paradise on Maui

Sherry Ott | Posted 05.05.2014 | Hawaii
Sherry Ott

How can you meet locals in Hawaii? Volunteer. While in Maui I took a big turn off the tourist trail and ended up at the Waihee Coastal Dunes and We...

This Baby Humpback Whale Snuggling With Mom Is All You Need To See Today

The Huffington Post | Carla Herreria | Posted 02.19.2014 | Green

Drones have helped capture some of the Internet's most incredible videos, but we think this one might go down as the sweetest. While whale watching...

WATCH: Maui Local's Racist Rant Against Tourists Goes Viral

Civil Beat | Gene Park | Posted 02.20.2014 | Travel

UPDATE: The man in the video has been identified as a "21-year old man, with a criminal past," and Maui Police say the case is under investigation and...

And The Most Expensive Travel Destination This Weekend Is...

The Huffington Post | Carla Herreria | Posted 02.14.2014 | Travel

Has winter storm Pax canceled your traveling plans for the next three days? Consider yourself lucky if you're headed to Kihei, Hawaii, the country's m...

Want To See The Clouds Dance Over Hawaii? Watch This

Posted 02.05.2014 | Green

Photographer Julian Tryba spent some time in Hawaii last December and became obsessed with the "complex relationship between the volcano and the cloud...

Sure, It's Pretty, But This Surf Spot Is Called Jaws For A Reason (VIDEO)

Posted 11.12.2014 | Green

The Jaws surf break off the north shore of Maui got its nickname for being as unpredictable as a shark attack. In the most dramatic surf video we'...

Michelle Obama's Birthday Vacation Includes Oprah's Maui Mansion

Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics

President Obama and his daughters returned to freezing cold Washington on Sunday, but the First Lady stayed back in Hawaii "to spend time with friends...

What Hawaii Locals Really Think Of Tourists

The Huffington Post | Carla Herreria | Posted 01.25.2014 | Travel

It's holiday season in Hawaii, which means the islands are beginning to feel a bit crowded. Tourists come in droves, looking to trade in frigid win...

15 Ways To Stay Happy, Dry And Shark-Bite Free On Maui

Posted 01.25.2014 | Travel

It was the best of times, it was the worst of times for Maui in 2013. On the one hand, the valley isle was voted the best island in the world by Conde...

6 Ways Hawaii Will Absolutely Ruin Your Life Forever

The Huffington Post | Carla Herreria | Posted 12.23.2014 | Travel

Maybe you've only been to Hawaii once. Maybe you come every year. Or maybe you come any chance you can get. Regardless of your time spent in Hawai...

Escape The Madness: Dreamy Video Will Transport You To Zen In Just 5 Minutes

The Huffington Post | Carla Herreria | Posted 11.28.2013 | Travel

Let's face it. Although it would be an absolute dream to drop everything, quit your job and your family and run away to a sleepy, tropical island, mos...

Hertz Employees Accused Of Racist Bullying On Facebook

Civil Beat | Nick Grube | Posted 11.24.2013 | Business

A 27-year-old black man from Maui is suing Hertz and Facebook after employees of the rental car company made racist and derogatory comments about him ...

New Website Lets You Track Sharks Around Maui

Posted 07.30.2014 | Travel

Maui has received a fair amount of bad press this year. After an unprecedented spike in shark attacks this year, including one which led to the death ...

Maui Time-Lapse Video Lets You Stargaze Like Never Before

Posted 11.14.2013 | Science

It boggles the mind that someone gets paid to experience things like this first hand. Capt. Shahn Rashid of the United States Air Force works atop...

20 Ways To Pick Up A New Adventure Hobby.. Brought To You By The Outbound

Posted 11.07.2013 | Travel

Want to be an adventure traveler? The Outbound, an adventure travel website that beta-launched last month, has only one prerequisite: Love The Outdoor...

LOOK: Ancient Hawaiians Had 2,000 Names For Rain. Here's Why

Posted 11.05.2013 | Travel

Did you know that ancient Hawaiians had 2,000 names for rain? November marks the beginning of the "rainy season" in Hawaii, but rather than dreary...

Make Time To Unwind On Your Trip To Maui

www.sfgate.com | Posted 01.23.2014 | Hawaii

Although Maui routinely wins travel accolades such as "Best Island in the World", you have to give the Valley Isle credit for not resting on its maile...

'I Love You's Heard As Hawaii Plane Makes Extraordinary Emergency Landing

Posted 10.23.2013 | Travel

Two pilots of a Mokulele Airlines flight between Maui and the Big Island made a heroic and impressive emergency landing on Monday night, saving all 8 ...

Four Seasons Maui Visitors Get A Beach Surprise

Posted 10.11.2013 | Travel

Vacationers at the Four Seasons Resort at Wailea in Maui were in for an exciting afternoon on Thursday. A guest spotted an eight to ten foot shark...

'Witnessing Majesty' With Dopey, Lovesick Sea Turtles (PHOTOS)

Posted 10.10.2013 | Green

David Sedaris once wrote in The New Yorker about his encounter with a gigantic sea turtle in Maui: As gentle as a cow she was, and with a cow's d...

The Paia Inn on Maui's North Shore

Andrea R. Vaucher | Posted 05.29.2013 | Travel
Andrea R. Vaucher

The north shore of Maui is the true Hawaii, the Hawaii of every surfer's dreams, of National Geographic photographs, the Hawaii of the imagination

Undiscovered Hawaii: Maui

Fodor's | Michele Bigley | Posted 09.11.2012 | Travel

When most think of Maui, the stunning Kaanapali Beach or lush Hana Highway spring to mind. But new life flourishes in Upcountry. Beyond the beaches, M...