The Last Day

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We leave in the morning so its the last full day here. The consensus was easy – back to the favorite beach. On the way, we took our leis out to Duke to continue the tradition. We had ice cream about every day here. From anyone that sold it. Even in Hello Kitty bowls. Sydney’s turn to be buried. Kim … Read More

Cultural Diversion

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The family always enjoys a luau while in the islands so Kim picked a bit of a different one this time. Usually, these are just a dinner and show. But we learned of the Polynesian Cultural Center over on the other side of the island. It was more of an all day adventure. Kind of like Epcot meets luau — … Read More

Sandy Beaches

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We were headed back to Hanauma Bay but it was full from all the damn tourists. So we drove on and promised to return later. We drove around the bend to Sandy Beach. I had seen this beach mentioned a variety of times as a popular and dangerous beach. I saw it on Obama’s list of favorite Hawaiian places too. … Read More

Freebies

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The famous ABC Stores are where we do most of our shipping while here it seems. We get a host of pool and sand toys to use for the duration at a decent price. But then have to find them a home as they can’t make the trek home with us. Other people have the same idea so we often … Read More

Hawaiian Submarine

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Kim declared we were going on a submarine tour. Ok, let’s do it! On the deck of a sub! Down the hatch. Its like Disneyland. But fo-real. Who saw the shark? It was small but it was real. Lived! See the live action! Tough day.