Town of Paia

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The little town of Paia in Maui is known for a lot of things. It’s the last main town before the start of the Road to Hana, it has the very popular Paia Fish Market, some adorable shops, the highly regarded Mama’s Fish House, “Jaws” the very intense surf spot, and Ho’okipa Beach, aka Turtle Beach.

Paia_0285Paia_0289To get a better idea of how huge these waves are, the tiny black dot in the middle of the photo, a little to the left, is a surfer.Paia_0288Paia_0286Paia_0287I was told by a handful of locals that each time they visit this beach they see around thirty to forty turtles at once. We drove out here and only saw four (a little disappointed), but they were absolutely massive.

 

 

 

 


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