Black Tears – Pearl Harbor

Visiting the USS Arizona Memorial was a somber experience. The tour starts off with a film about the events leading up to the Attack on Pearl Harbor. It was quite an emotional film. I’m not one to show much outward emotion but I probably would have cried had I watched this in private. The film …

The Road to Hana

The Road to Hana is beyond description. If I had to pick one highlight of the Hawaii trip it would be The Road to Hana. I was advised to not try driving the entire route in one day but we did it anyway due to the high cost of lodging and lack of pre-trip planning …

Waikiki Beach

Our stay at Waikiki Beach was a highlight of the Hawaii trip. Though Waikiki is arguably the busiest and most touristy area in Hawaii, the energy and vibe here was awesome. It’s definitely a different change of pace from the other parts of O’ahu and Maui that I visited. Watching sunsets over the beach is …

Everything is a Blur

Life has been a bit of a blur as of late as I’m anxiously awaiting the birth of my son. His original due date was on Saturday but as I’m beginning to learn, life has it’s own schedule and there is not much I can do about it. I haven’t done any traveling in the …