Category Archives: Hawaii

Black Sand Friday

Ok, so maybe it isn’t quite as exciting as getting up at 4:00 a.m. for Black Friday Sales, but spending a day exploring yet another magnificent slice of Hawaiian beauty certainly hit the mark for us. Our time zone change has us up at 6:30 a.m. every day (for those of you that know me […]

Kona, Hawaii

Aloha! Back to the majesty of the Hawaiian Islands and the serenity of the “hang loose” lifestyle. We took a direct flight from Phoenix to Maui, and then a “little” hopper over to Kona. I had no idea how small the plane would be. It was a 9-seater, and the pilot pulled triple duty as […]

Days Nine and Ten: Home Sweet Home; Lizards, Chickens, a Place Called Hanalei and “Conversations”…

Well, after a 4-hour nap and a very long, very hot shower this morning, I feel like I am amongst the living again. First class or not, red-eye flights are just plain brutal. One would think with as much as I travel that I would be used to all types of travel and time changes, […]