Rolling waves, shimmering water, tall shoreline grass and a glowing yellow sun are the perfect way to close out a day in Kipahulu near Hana, Maui.
Take a seat, poor a glass of wine and relax after the long winding drive to Maui’s greener south side. Nearby there is camping at the national park, beautiful waterfalls and a hike through a lush bamboo forest.
The ocean here on Maui’s north and east shores can is typically rough and most people are well-advised to enjoy it from the beaches and cliff sides created by the relentless swells that end their long journey here.
Looking more like a desert scene than ocean, the sun shines brightly through the horizon as it approaches Kaho’olawe, bringing the Hawaiian islet of Molokini into slight relief against the darkening Pacific. read more
Through layers of yellow and orange the sun dips behind the cloudless Hawaii horizon, touching the Pacific ocean on its way to bring light to Europe and Africa. read more
Majestic purple spills through the clouds and across orange hues to reflect off the ocean in another beautiful Hawaii sunset on Oahu. In Hawaiian the sunset glow is called “alaula,” literally meaning, “flaming road.” read more