Travel Blogs from Honolulu
The day started with a walk up to Diamond head point. Our intention was to climb up to the lookout, but it was further than we thought and we were running out of time as we had a Luau booked, so we bussed it back. The coach picked us up at 4 and we met the tour guide Tootsie. He was a laugh, joking and dancing all the way, really made the trip seem short. After 45 minutes we arrived at Paradise Cove, ...
... which gave the opportunity for an quick Q&A - the movie got a lot more interesting after hearing him tell about! Most impressing was the fact that it only took them 20 days and 150,000 to make the 103 min. long movie!!! I bet that is not the same budget which was used for Twillight!!
All in all my first film festival experience was a really good one and that was definately not the last time I did HIFF!!!
... ner/massør fra vores fitness center. Ham og hans kone er lige flyttet hertil fra Orange County. Hans fødselsdag blev fejret på en pool bar kaldet Bambooza og det var i modsætning til Addition (den klub vi besøgt fra nogle uger siden) det helt rigtige sted for Kathrine og jeg. Det var helt nede på jorden og havde en rigtig dejlig afslappet stemning. Vi mødte Brett's kone Jenny og senere kom to andre trænere fra vores fitness center og det blev en helt fantastisk aften. Dog måtte ...
at around 11am Sunday 16 after a smooth flight with little sleep, but decided
to power through the day and head to bed early. Took in some local sights,
wandered the markets and had lunch at Jimmy Buffett’s restaurant. Moseyed down
to the beach, took a free shuttle to what became a shopping adventure at Holi
Hatties, an all Hawaiian store.
To recover from that we found our way to the ...
... great value for the location (Waikiki, just across the street from a public beach). I'd read a review that said the room sizes were small, but we felt it was a very nice size (especially compared to the Suwon hotel room my husband had spent the last 2 months in :). What was billed as a "partial view" was actually a stunning view of Diamond Head and the ocean (someone should explain to the hotel PR guys that mountains definitely count as a view!) The only ...