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My 3rd Hiking Adventure in Oahu: Manoa Falls Hiking Trail

October 28, 2018 After the easy hiked in Makapu’u Lighthouse trail we decided to do another hike 🙂 yep! We’re hyper that day because that was my last day in Hawaii. This hike was in my opinion the real one! It was already raining a bit when we arrived at the place, I took my backpack

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My 2nd Hiking Adventure in Oahu: Makapu’u point Lighthouse Trail

October 24, 2018 ” No distance of place or lapse of time can lessen the friendship of those who are thoroughly persuaded of each other’s worth.” –  Robert Southey I’m one of a lucky woman who has friends around the world and even though we don’t regularly get in touch, we know deep in our

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10 days in Waikiki : (day 8) First hiking adventure on North shore Oahu – Waimea Valley

October 23,2018 The ADA convention (Oct 18-22) successfully ended and it’s time for me to explore the Oahu Island again, this is my first hiking adventure, 8.5 hrs of nature experience. I have been in private dental practice for 32 years and been in and out of the country to attend courses, conventions and meetings

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10 days in Waikiki (day 3): Golden Sunrise Photo Tour

October 17, 2018 Woke up at 4:30 early in the morning for an early pick up of 5:30 to catch the sunrise at sandy beach. Crazy? yeah ! to some but not to me, why waste time, I won’t be in Hawaii forever 🙂 Rise and Shine! This is a perfect tour for a female

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10 days in Waikiki : (day 2/2) Hawaiian Style Cooking Class

October 16, 2018 Aloha! Oh yes! After photography class and roaming around the park, It’s time to have a Hawaiian style cooking class ! It was a 3 hours home cooking experienced hosted by Linda in her lovely home far from the hustle and bustle of Waikiki. I was greeted by “bacon”, so amazing to

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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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Burrow Cafe at Antipolo Bee house – a review

When I was searching for a simple venue to my son’s wedding last month, I came across this Bee house. The couple would like to have simple wedding, so I thought maybe a rustic theme would be appropriate for a simple casual lunch reception. The bride refused because the path going to the cafe is

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10 days in Lebanon (day 9) walk through the woods of Taanayel

June 20, 2018 Wednesday –  en route to Taanayel   I know, this is quite late  but I would still like to share my last day in Lebanon. That was a lovely day to walk before heading to our final destination Taanayel. A beautiful sight to behold Taanayel village is just a few kilometers from Zahleh,

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10 days in Lebanon (day 8) en route to Cedars of Lebanon

June 19, 2018 to Cedars of Lebanon We were out everyday so we decided to rest for a day (7) and today (8) we went driving, instead of riding a tourist  bus. It was a beautiful day, stopping to smell the freshness of the air and appreciate the beauty of nature. We passed by  Deir

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