Ambassador Hotel Waikiki
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- Non-smoking hotel
- Multilingual staff
- Laundry facilities (self serve)
- High-speed internet in room (surcharge)
- Swimming pool
TravelPod Member ReviewsAmbassador Hotel Waikiki Honolulu
Comfortable, clean, and conveniently located. Reasonable value for money
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... and seen pictures but so see in the flesh it's always somehow different to what you'd imagined. I've been selling the destination for years as a travel agent, and have maps in my head where everything is but it still takes a while to equate your eyes with what the imagined memory tells you. In any case the bad things people will say about Waikiki beings all touristy and fake, lacking real culture etc are true but only a travel snob would say such rubbish because they ...
... off all the mini Islands in the distance with lots of military planes coming in to land. After we managed to scale up, and the even trickier task of down, with the rocks becoming almost too hot to handle we felt we had earned a quick dip in the sea. As snorkelling was out of the itinerary, we took to swimming, floating and general water frolicking before taking to our boats again to make the journey back (and only one couple managed to capsize and had to swim back to ...
... surf shop at one stage, drawn in by the sign outside that advertised ukeleles made locally. It was as well that we did choose to wait under cover - the next bus didn't pull up until 1:45pm. We used our original ticket for the 3rd time (no drivers seemed to be anxious to clip it, so we made the most of it) and each took a window seat on the left side of the bus. The #55 route was much more spectacular than the earlier #52, hugging the coast for a lot of the time, but ...
... through Central America. That would be very handy, especially travelling through South America and then Europe later in life. Full of good ideas, I know. I think I'm getting better on the camera as well or at least learning it's different buttons more. Bit of light reading in free time. I feel like I'm gonna get some amazing sunset shots this year living on the pacific coast. I'm thinking I might buy another lens for it as ...
... for fireworks at 7:45pm. There were so many people all around the village looking into the party from the higher vantage points, we thought what cheap skates not even paying and then we became one of them. It stopped when the fireworks started and we didn't think it was worth it. So we saw a bit of hula and fire dancing from the side. The weather today has been weird and spitting with rain now and then. The fireworks are put on by the hawaiian village and all other ...