The North Shore

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Woke up to rain on Easter. I ran it and declared it was going to be a crappy beach day. Felt like it wasn’t going to stop. So we decided to rent a car. I went to the concierge and they said that Budget was sold out. This is who they normally contract with. What else is available? She called … Read More

Surfs Up

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I had been watching all the boys out surfing the last few days and decided to go and get a closer look. So I rented a 15′ long board and grabbed Sydney and we went for a paddle. There we are out there! We went out as far as the other surfers and hung out watching them do their thing. … Read More

Return to Hanauma Bay

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Kim and I wanted to take the kids snorkeling. Hanauma Bay is probably the best experience we have had doing this prior. However, we knew nobody would want to go all day and we didn’t want to be on a shuttle schedule. So after some research on my morning run, I figured out how to take the public bus over … Read More

Run: Diamond Head (9.00 mi @ 08:29)

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After finally getting up Diamond Head yesterday, I woke up early and was back on the street with me gear after sunrise ready to roll again. Where to go? Um, I kinda liked that run yesterday so…back to Diamond Head. Hey, repetition is a good thing. I cruised down Waikiki which was once again full of runners. Who are all … Read More

Cheeseburger in Paradise

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The Royal Ali After a full day on Waikiki Beach, we wandered the strip in search of a late lunch. Kim spotted Cheeseburger. With our wet bathing suits, blown up inter-tubes, and sandy butts, we were happy to go to any place that would accept us. I was also happy to add another player into the infamous Burger Wars. This … Read More