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10 days in Waikiki (Day 2): Expert Photographing Tips in Waikiki

October 16, 2018   I have two days before the ADA convention starts so I decided to meet Nicole, a family and wedding photographer in Honolulu, to get some professional tips in photographing. We met at the entrance of Honolulu Zoo at 7:30 in the morning, I found Nicole already waiting for me, I readily

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10 days in Waikiki (day 1) Airbnb

October 15,2018 It was a long flight from Jeddah to London to Chicago to Los Angeles and finally to Hawaii. How many hours? From Jeddah to Heathrow (5 hrs) to Chicago (9hrs) to LA (5hrs) to Honolulu (5hrs) total= 24 hrs plus lay over , roughly a total of 36 hrs! WOW:-) I arrived around

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Mermaid’s Secret Haven – airbnb

Photo credit: Edge Suarez AirbnB – stands for airbed and breakfast, but that was then …today you can actually rent the whole place and make your own breakfast. 🙂 I heard about airbnb from my two sons, the first time I was going to visit them in Los Angeles. It’s cheaper than hotel and it

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Thought provoking… Honolulu Fish Auction

At first when I heard from my son, Chef Kevin, he wanted to see the Fish Auction in Honolulu, I was bewildered! There’s a lot of scenic tours around the island why at the Pier 38? 4 Am mom! What? Why? Are we going on fishing? Are we selling fish? Why 4 am? Do we

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My Oahu Escapades – Hanauma Bay (part 3/5)

Another day to explore, another OMG! :-0 I can’t refrain from saying the word “nice” every-time we got out for a ride and explore the island. Again, we didn’t catch up with sunrise and I don’t think will ever be 🙂 Though we arrived early, we didn’t go down to snorkel. Hanauma Bay is great

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Weekly Photo Challenge – Trio

I took this picture on my recent trip to Polynesian Culture Centre in the Islands of Hawaii. Although every village in the Island had shown their culture through dancing, this three Samoa dancers took my attention because of their vibrant energy while dancing. <a href=”https://dailypost.wordpress.com/photo-challenges/trio/”>Trio</a> ©Copyrights protected

My Oahu Escapades – Nu’uanu Pali Lookout (Part 1/5)

My Oahu Escapades started at Downtown Honolulu, a walking tour from Kinau St. to a glimpse of road to Queens Medical Centre , State Capitol building ,Lolani palace, Hawaiian Mission Houses ,Hotel St. , Art Museum to Al Moana Blvd. And before the sun goes down, we drove to Waikalani drive to Pali point, a

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