Tag Archives: Children’s books

Pearl Harbor Historic Sites, Oahu, Hawaii

On Friday I wrote about my visit to the Arizona Memorial in December (Arizona’s Still Bleeding), but there’s so much more to see, experience, explore and learn at the Pearl Harbor Historic Sights. The day dawned bright and sunny, but … Continue reading

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Arizona’s Still Bleeding: Pearl Harbor

The first of this week’s photo challenges is Ancient from Ailsa of Where’s My Backpack? If you look back through some of my previous blogs, you’ll see I’m lucky enough to have been to many Ancient places. Yet exactly what … Continue reading

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Haleakala Sunrise, Maui

Driving to the top of the 10,023 feet (3055 metre) high Haleakala volcano to witness the sunrise is one of the things they say you must do when visiting the Hawaiian island of Maui. I don’t know who they are, … Continue reading

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The Red Baron of Kauai

It’s our first day in Hawaii. We’re having a wonderful time exploring Kauai’s gorgeous north shore. Life could not be better! Then Sue gets a phone call, which begins something like, “Hi, this is Robin. I’m afraid something broke on … Continue reading

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Swimming With Wild Manta Rays In Hawaii

Last week I told you about our amazing experience swimming among wild dolphins off Hawaii’s Big Island. What I didn’t tell you was that was only our first adventure with Neptune Charlie’s that day. Just before sunset, with the excitement … Continue reading

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A Romantic New Year in Prague

Unsurprisingly, Valentine’s Day is a common thread in this week’s photo challenges. Ailsa from Where’s My Backpack? has gone with Romance and Nancy from Nancy Merrill Photography has chosen The Look of Love. But it was actually Krista from the … Continue reading

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Swimming With WILD Dolphins In Hawaii

The list of amazing things I did during my recent Journey to Hawaii is almost endless. And right up near the top of that list is swimming with wild dolphins off Kailua-Kona on the Big Island. Swimming with dolphins is … Continue reading

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