Monthly Archives: June 2009

A sad day

Today is definitely not my day. After a stressful morning dealing with extremely fixated co-workers, and wrestling pouring deadlines, around the noon came the news that actress Farrah Fawcett, the “Charlie’s Angels” star, lost her battle to cancer at age … Continue reading

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Amazing Hanauma Bay

I have snorkeled at Hanauma Bay many times, but this time the snorkeling is sensational. When we got there by 9:00AM, I was worried that we were too late. The issue with Hanauma Bay, besides the limited parking space, is that everyone has … Continue reading

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Surfing all the way in Waikiki

Another sunny day in Waikiki. From our balcony, it is such an enjoyment to watch the ocean with various shades of color blue, and surfers with their boards playing with the waves. Great waves, and great surfers!

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From Waikiki to Chinatown

Checking out of the Turtle Bay Resort and driving for another hour, we finally arrived at Waikiki. I always enjoy Waikiki. Yes, many people have told me often that Waikiki is too commercial, but I do not find it offensive. … Continue reading

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Snorkeling at Kuilima Cove

The snorkeling site Kuilima Cove is right in front of the Turtle Bay Resort. However, as I mentioned in my previous post, snorkeling is decent only if the water is calm, which, given the location of the snorkeling site, is … Continue reading

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Beautiful Turtle Bay

There are only four resorts outside Waikiki in Honolulu. The Turtle Bay Resort is one of them. As its name suggests, the resort is located in Turtle Bay, (not to be confused with the Turtle Beach, also located in the … Continue reading

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Shark’s Cove never disappoints

It seems that I tend to have a better luck of snorkeling in Oahu than in other islands. Shark’s Cove is my favoritate snorkeling site in the North Shore of Oahu. I especially like the tide pool on the left … Continue reading

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