Monthly Archives: April 2007

Our trip to Hawai`i (2007)–Day 8

Windward Coast/North Shore It was once again time to escape the hectic pace of Waikiki. Too many people, too much traffic. It’s fun here in Waikiki but finding relaxation can be difficult, so we’re off to do a circle-island drive … Continue reading

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Our trip to Hawai`i (2007)–Day 7

Waianae Coast Driving the Waianae Coast in search of photo opportunities was something I had wanted to do during our last trip to Hawai1i in 2004, but time didn’t allow such a venture. We weren’t going to bypass this again, … Continue reading

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Our trip to Hawai`i (2007)–Day 6

Tantalus Drive/Nu`uanu Pali Overlook Up and at ‘em a little later today; we’re out the door at 8:45 for a drive up to Tantalus Drive, finding two outstanding locations to take pics above Honolulu. The road up Round Top Drive … Continue reading

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Our trip to Hawai`i (2007)–Day 5

Sea Life Park It’s another beautiful day as we drive out on the Kalanianaole Highway, arriving at Sea Life Park just as they open at 9:30. We take in three shows–first the dolphin show at the Hawaii Ocean Theatre, then … Continue reading

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Our trip to Hawai`i (2007)–Day 4

Diamond Head The Diamond Head hike is an activity I recommend for everyone. It’s not that difficult; I accomplished this five years ago while a three-pack-a-day smoker! However, if you have problems with your knees, the two long staircases encountered … Continue reading

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Our trip to Hawai`i (2007)–Day 3

Aloha Flea Market & Dog the Bounty Hunter It’s another very early rising, starting the day with a nice in-room breakfast of eggs, sausages, toast and hash browns. Then we’re off on the H-1 freeway to the Aloha Stadium swap … Continue reading

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Our trip to Hawai`i (2007)–Day 2

Honolulu Zoo We’re still getting settled in and used to Oahu. I’d purchased a cheap tripod (which turned out to work extremely well and is small enough when folded-up to put into a suitcase) at Ritz Camera last night, so … Continue reading

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Our trip to Hawai`i (2007)–Day 1

About These Pictures The pics you’ll find throughout this review were taken with a Nikon D50. Some were taken using a circular polarizing lens. By clicking a thumbnail, you’ll access a larger version of that picture. Restaurants To view our … Continue reading

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