Night Marchers in the Moanalua Valley: WTH?! I Hike There!

Okay, wait a minute.  There are Night Marchers in Moanalua Valley?  If someone had told me that before I made it my “go to cardio hike workout” then I may have opted for something...

Legend of Kaena Point

We hiked Kaena Point when my daughter and her friend came to visit.  There is a huge rock nearby that is called the Pohaku o Kauai, the “rock of Kauai”.  If you believe the...

Guess What’s Coming Back to Hawaii! Is My Love Affair with Starbucks Over?

Two years and 3 months ago, when I arrived on Oahu to live, I was shocked to find out that there was not even one Dunkin' Donuts on the entire Island. I heard tales...
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The Legend of the Shark Man

It was a while ago.  It happened on the Big Island.  And, as usual, on the Big Island of Hawaii…it starts with a beautiful woman.  There are LOTS of gorgeous women on the Big...

Hawaii by the Numbers: Sizes, Ranks and Elevations

There are some cool things about Hawaii in regards to its size, rank and elevation of high and low points.  Most people only want to pay attention to water and air temperature, though. Check...

Getting Around Oahu Using TheBus

TheBus Oahu Quite literally, and conveniently, the Hawaii Public Transit system is called TheBus.  TheBus is a very convenient way to get around the entire island for a small price. Oahu Public Transit Adult (Anyone over...
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Hawaii’s Green Sea Turtles

My dream, for as long as I can remember, has been swim with a sea turtle.  I don't know where the notion came from.  Having grown up on the  north shore of Massachusetts, I...
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