Maui signs - Malama Aina

Maui Signs of Life

Life in the Hawaiian Islands is unique in so many ways, and nothing captures that better than local signage! Here’s a slice of island life, portrayed through Maui signs. You aren’t likely to see signs like these in YOUR hometown . . . unless you live in Hawaii!

 

OUR FAVORITE MAUI SIGNS

 

Maui signs - warning falling coconuts

 

 

Maui signs - turn on headlights in clouds
Approaching the 10,000-foot summit of Mount Haleakala

 

Maui signs - directional signs on road

 

 

 

 

Maui signs - taro pie on a McDonalds menu
 Is taro pie on the menu at YOUR local McDonalds?

 

 

Maui signs - beachwalk sign

 

 

 

 

Maui signs - Blowhole warning sign
Nakalele Blowhole in West Maui

 

Maui signs - blowhole warning sign

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Maui signs - keiki at play sign
Keiki = children
Maui Signs - Please Kokua
Kokua = help, cooperate, assist

 

 

 

 

Maui signs - Just Mauid sign

 

 

Maui signs - Kapu No Dogs
Kapu = forbidden, prohibited, keep out

 

 

Maui signs - "Fruit Stan" sign

 

Maui signs - Turtle Refuge sign

 

 

Maui signs - Kane and Wahine signs over restroom doors
Restrooms    Kane = Men    Wahine = Women
Maui signs - Imo underground oven sign
 You’ll see THIS sign at a luau

 

 

 

 

Maui signs - Nene Crossing sign

 

 

 

 

Maui Signs - Huli Huli Chicken & Ribs

 

 

Maui signs - roadside huli huli chicken stand
 A roadside huli huli chicken sale

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Maui signs - Ice Cold Coconuts sign

 

 

Maui signs - sign for smoked meat
 Translation:  Smoked Meat . . . And it’s really really good!
Maui signs - We Stay Close
 Translation:  Closed!

 

 

 

Maui Signs - Slippery Rocks

 

 

 

Maui signs - Luau Parking sign

 

 

Maui Signs - Sugar Museum
Not many places in the world have a Sugar Museum!

 

 

And finally, there are LOTS of ways on Maui to say “Don’t Litter!”

Maui signs - Malama Aina

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Maui signs - do not litter

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Maui signs - Be Pono

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Maui signs - Pick up your trash

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Happy Travels!

Candy Aluli, Publisher

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