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Wordless Wednesday~White Anthurium

 

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The Sunday Traveler~Oahu’s Aloha Festival’s Floral Parade

The week of our visit to Oahu this year was¬†serendipitously timed for the Aloha Festivals. The festival celebrates Hawaii’s culture and traditions. We arrived on the day of the annual Waikiki Ho’olaule’a, Waikiki’s largest block party in the evening along … Continue reading

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On The Edge of Heaven and Earth

In that place between sleep and dreams A road curves No looking back  

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The Sunday Traveler ~ Byodo-In Temple, Oahu

The Byodo-In temple in Kaneohe, Hawaii on the island of Oahu, is a replica of the Byodo-In located in Uji, Japan. The temple commemorates the 100th anniversary of the arrival of Hawaii’s first Japanese immigrants. It was dedicated in June, … Continue reading

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The Sunday Traveler~Courtyards of Honolulu Museum of Art

Walking in to the Honolulu Museum of Art is a bit unusual in that one walks into courtyards in a tropical climate, heavy with humidity the day I visited, and feel transported to other worlds. Bertram Goodhue, a New York … Continue reading

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The Sunday Traveler~Art Deco Hawaii

The art buddha seems to frequently coordinate my travel destinations with great art exhibits in the city I happen to be visiting. ¬†My latest trip to Oahu was no exception. The Honolulu Museum of Art is showcasing Art Deco Hawaii, … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday~Lovely Hula Hands

 

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Weekly Photo Challenge~Signs, Hawaiian Style

Shaka sign. Hang loose! Having just returned from Hawaii, this seems to fit the challenge; Hawaiian style.

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Wordless Watery Wednesday

 

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Phoneography Challenge in the Key of Waikiki (updated post)

The Monday of week 5 of Sally’s Phoneography and Non-SLR Digital Photo Challenge, is for editing and processing photos taken using the afore-mentioned mediums. Being pretty much of a purist, I stray not far from the original photos I take. … Continue reading

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