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This volunteering was a whole different level than the last. It was raining when we got to Haleakala National Park. The Rangers told us we were going to hike up a couple miles into the forest. My groups job was to put in new reflective tape on the board walk in the Bamboo section of the forest. Bamboo is invasive to Hawaii, so the rest of the people spent their time chopping down bamboo that was in the way of ...
... cancelling headphones...stat. Bailes...only you will get this bit...it wasn't a welcome back Miss Taylor...but a 'Kirsty' then handshake then 'you look comfortable, I've seen you before, yes I have'. Nothing like travelling back in time when you head East across the international date line...if only that worked for all the monumental **** ups in your life. Get on a plane and sort that **** out. Can't think of anything I've stuffed up too much in ...
... As we ate the sun set over the ocean horizon and yet again I was unable to see the green flash. The clouds in the evening sky were amazing, textured half-circles that seemed to be very close and created a sense of movement in the fading light of the day. They were absolutely amazing and I had to snap a picture to remember the gorgeous sky that evening.
By the time we were done eating and the sun had set, the servers brought out ...
... our first shark (a white tip reef shark)! Other notable sightings: potters/eibli angels, damsels, box fish, millet butterflies, school of barracudas, a giant crab and a baby octopus (that we missed). Since we left so early we were back at our hotel by 1pm, so we spent the rest of the day basking in the sun. I also found my new favorite spot, which I am definitely getting up early to nab ...
... in the water to whom I can point him out. Nope, no one around. I try to get some photos but it is impossible to see anything on the screen of our underwater camera. As the turtle surfaces for air he is practically right beside me. Got this great photo!
Eventually he swims further out than I want to go so we part ways and I return to shore.
I rinsed off at the outdoor shower and jumped in the swimming pool to float around ...
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