Thursday, September 25, 2014

ALOHA HAWAI’I PART 1

Here’s our trip summed up in pictures, because after all that’s the best way to describe Hawai’i…with gorgeous photos!

WAIKIKI

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Denis’s brother, Erick and his family just moved to Hawaii with the Air Force. Great to see them and to meet Grant finally!

View of Diamond Head from the plane on our way home

Our goodbye view of Hawaii as we left Sad smile 

 

PEARL HARBOR

Pearl Harbor

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Pearl Harbor

KULIOUOU RIDGE TRAIL

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SOME SECRET BEACH SOMEWHERE ON THE WAY TO CHURCH

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TURTLE BAY

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WAIMEA VALLEY

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ALOHA HAWAI’I PART 2

 

HAWAII TEMPLE

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(Who gets called to the Hawaii mission…?? I mean really. More like a 2 year vaca, right Steph? Caught a pic of the missionaries cooling down in the sprinklers.)

POLYNESIAN CULTURAL CENTER

Tahitian dancing is my absolute fav!

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DENIS’S SKYDIVING ADVENTURE

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KUALOA RANCH

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He’s a Lost nerd Winking smile  That sounded mean, mwhaha…what I meant is, he’s a big fan of the TV show Lost.

WE ATE SOME YUMMY FOOD, HERE’S A FEW PICS

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Macadamia Nut pancakes with coconut syrup, insane! So good! We need this in the mainland!

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Sushi Bay, my favorite meal!

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This was disgusting. But Denis had to order the famous Loco Moco and try it at least once. Mushrooms, fried egg, hamburger, onions, over rice with gravy. EWWWW!

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Denis ate this huge Hawaiian Shaved ice all by himself. The amount of sugar he can intake is astounding.

My favorite meal, that we ate twice was at Kahuku Grill. Coconut, Macadamia nut crusted shrimp with a side salad that had the most delicious homemade papaya dressing. Forgot to take a pic.

THIS GUY IS MY HOT SURFER

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DIAMOND HEAD HIKE

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