Honolulu, Hawaii

February 12th, 2019|Hawaii|

We "lei'd" over in Honolulu for a few days on our way to the South Pacific.   Stopping at the Pearl Harbor Museum was both emotional and educational.

Moist Maui

December 20th, 2017|Hawaii|

An understatement! Apparently Hawaii's hurricane season lasted longer than expected.  We were deluged with a string of tropical storms.

All that LAVA!

February 12th, 2011|Hawaii|

Huge lava flows leave miles of black as far as the eye can see.  The Big Island airport at Kona is like landing in an ashtray.  Desolate and stunningly beautiful at the same time.Along the south shore, [...]

Big Island Favorites!

February 7th, 2011|Hawaii|

Ahalanui is the Big Island nature's decadence:  salt water sluiced into a lava "pool" with tiny fish nibbling at your toes, volcanically heated to 90 degrees of heaven.Natural steam saunas:  worth the short but gnarly hike, heated by [...]

Ah, Hawaii!!

January 25th, 2011|Hawaii|

A flower behind the left ear (same side as the  wedding ring) means this wahine is taken.  Near sunset, the conch shell is blown,  and the torches are lit. That white thing is a RAMBUTAN, [...]

Wailua Falls in Kauai

January 12th, 2009|Hawaii|

We had to swing out on a rope swing to take this shot (just kidding, Mom). These falls have been in several movies (Jurrasic Park, Indiana Jones) but are most famous from Fantasy Island "Boss! [...]