Eh whale watch boat crew: I was deeply disturbed by my whale watch. The boat went right next to a purple noodle floating in the ocean but you didn’t pick it up. The captain and crew saw it and even acknowledged it but didn’t bother to take it out of the water. After the trip I asked one of the crew why you didn’t pick it up. She said, “Why didn’t you tell us it bothered you?” … [Read more...] about Eh Brah! Your whale watch boat crew shouldn’t ignore ocean trash!
TOURIST ACTIVITY Whale Watching There is really no way to prepare yourself for just how awesome whale watching is. It’s fun enough from the beach or some strategic lookout point, playing a kind of oceanic Where’s Waldo? as you look for those telltale white puffs. But go out in a boat and get close to the things and you’re truly awestruck. Not merely at their size—though … [Read more...] about MauiTime Best of Maui 2009: Best Tourist Activity on Maui: Whale Watching