Tag Archives: Kauai

Caught Unawares by the Hawaiian Surf

I know I’ve posted this photo before, most recently in Kauai, Hawaii’s Garden Island, which kick-started my overview series on the five Hawaiian islands I’ve been lucky enough to visit. But when I saw that the theme for Cee’s Fun … Continue reading

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Christmastime in Hawaii

If you’ve read any of my recent posts on the different characters of the various Hawaiian islands, you’ll know that’s where I spent the run up to Christmas last year. Yet of all the strange and wonderful things I saw … Continue reading

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Kauai, Hawaii’s Garden Island

This time last year we were excitedly preparing for our long-awaited trip to Hawaii. While there we got to five of the six major islands accessible by visitors: Kauai, Molokai, Maui, Hawai’i (a.k.a. the Big Island) and Oahu. The only … Continue reading

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Hawaiian Sunrises & Sunsets

I love a good sunrise or sunset. The way the glow of the Sun, close to the horizon, seems to set the entire sky ablaze. The long, distorted shadows cast at these times of day. And the bands and streaks … Continue reading

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Hawaiian Paradise

To be honest, I was determined to move away from Hawaii for this week’s photo challenge. But then I saw the themes Ailsa (from Where’s My Backpack?), Nancy (from Nancy Merrill Photography) and Ash & Krista (from the Daily Post) … 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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Hawaii Isn’t Hawaii Without A Luau (Or Two)

If you visit Hawaii, you absolutely have to go to a luau. It’s practically compulsory. In case you don’t know, a luau is a traditional Hawaiian feast, usually accompanied by entertainment. So you get food, music, hula dancing and Hawaiian … Continue reading

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