Hawaiian Royalty and Politics

Hawaiian Royalty and Politics

We catch Chapter No. 3 of the Royal Order of Kamehameha I holding commemorative services for Prince Kuhio. It is a great combination of grass-roots politicking, with one of the locals poking fun at the higher-up officials who make an appearance and then leave–or...
A Wrinkle In Time

A Wrinkle In Time

We take a kayak trip back in time,  to a fatal clash between two men who considered themselves demi-gods, changing the course of Hawaii’s history. The antagonists: Capt. James Cook, the great circumnavigator and rock star of his age, and Kalaniʻōpuʻu, the king...
Our Bird’s Eye View of Volcanoes and Waterfalls!

Our Bird’s Eye View of Volcanoes and Waterfalls!

I don’t even like to go on Ferris wheels–but our volcano and rainbow tour with Paradise Helicopters over the Pu-u O-o vent in Volcanoes National Park was smoother than our flight to Hawaii and gave us what we wanted–lava! And the rainbows were icing...
Lava!

Lava!

There is nothing like hearing the thrill in your kid’s voice saying, “I see lava!” And it’s red. As in hot, fresh, earth-being-born lava. We’re in the Big Island of Hawaii and it’s been two days of volcanoes and it has been great,...
Ethereal New York

Ethereal New York

Winter Storm #Thor paints an ethereal New York in Central Park #onthismorningsrun. Share this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+...