A shorts-clad Santa welcomed us to Honolulu
Another view of Santa & the Mrs.
Yet another view of the Claus's
"Merry Christmas", Hawaii style
We spent the afternoon with some friends and saw this temple on the north side of O'ahu
Here's Steve at mile 11. He went on to finish in 6:19, in 16,105th place of over 28,000 runners.
Steve just after finishing the Marathon
The day after the Marathon, we went scuba diving
Steve showing John a mollusk
Seeing a turtle while diving is supposed to be good luck
The next day we went to the Big Island to see Kiluea
Kiluea Crater composite
Sunset on the lava flow
This is a lava tube in Volcanos National Park
Look carefully and you can see the steam where the lava runs into the sea
Lava flow at night, through a telescope
Akaka Falls, Hilo
Flying back to O'ahu
The USS Arizona memorial in Pearl Harbor was very moving.
Long shot of the Arizona memorial
Model of the Arizona memorial
We stayed one night at the Royal Hawaiian - "The Pink Hotel"
and it was very pink
Hanauma Bay, O'ahu
Another view of Hanauma Bay
Steve was still a little sore from the marathon, but a hike up Diamondhead was worth it for this view
Honolulu from Diamondhead, Oahu
Dinner at the Moana Surfrider our last night in O'ahu
and of course there was a hula show
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