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Sunset Baech Hawaii

Sunset Beach (Hawaii)

Our next stop is where we take our break and have our lunch at Sunset Beach. Sunset Beach | is on the North Shore of Oahu in Hawaii and known for big wave surfing during the winter season. The original Hawaiian name for this place is Paumalū. I must say the beach was beautiful and it ...

Bellow's Airforce Beach Hawaii

Bellow’s Airforce Beach Hawaii

BRIEF HISTORY OF BELLOWS AFS On August 19, 1933, General Douglas MacArthur memorialized individuals for their extraordinary heroism by naming flying fields in their honor. “The auxiliary flying field at Waimānalo Military Reservation, Territory of Hawaiʻi, as designated as Bellows Field in honor of Second Lieutenant Franklin Barney Bellows, 50th Aero Squadron.” Lieutenant Bellows was ...

Oahu

Oahu’s Guide: Adventure & Sight seeing #2

THE RABBIT HEAD ISLAND The Rabbit Head Island also called "Mānana Island" is an uninhabited islet located 0.75 mi (1.21 km) off Kaupō Beach, near Makapuʻu at the eastern end of the Island of Oʻahu in the Hawaiian Islands. In the Hawaiian language, mānana means "buoyant." The islet is commonly referred to as Rabbit Island because of its shape as ... ...

Oahu’s Guide: Adventure & Sight seeing #1

THE ISLAND OF OAHU It is the most populated island in Hawaii and is also home to one of the most famous beaches in the world, Waikiki. Oahu is a food paradise, there are hundreds of restaurants in Waikiki and other areas of Honolulu. Renting a car is the best way to explore the island. SHARKS COVE   Sharks ...

World's Largest Maze

World’s Largest Maze (Hawaii)

WELCOME TO HAWAII'S PINEAPPLE PLANTATION   #1 - Pineapple Plantation –   Wander the world’s largest maze, as recognized by the 2008 Guinness World Records, take a ride on the Pineapple Express train and learn about the history of pineapple, or stroll through the plantation garden and get up close view of agricultural crops. >> You might also like: ...

Uss Arizona Memorial (Hawaii)

USS ARIZONA MEMORIAL On the morning of Dec. 7, 1941, Japan made a surprise attack on Pearl Harbor Honolulu, Hawaii. The USS Arizona was hit by a 1,760-pound armor piercing bomb, and when the vessel sank, 1,177 men onboard lost their lives, and 337 crew members survived. In 1962 a white, open-air shrine was dedicated above ...

Battleship Missouri Memorial – Experience the location of the ending of WWII.

Battleship Missouri was "The Last Battleship". When the USS Missouri decommissioned for the final time on March 31, 1992, she was the last active battleship of any nation in the world, her officers, sailors and Marines the last battleship sailors, and the end of an era. Stand in the shadows of 67-foot long guns that ...

EXPERIENCE POLYNESIA IN HAWAII

The Polynesian Cultural Center (PCC) is a Polynesian-themed theme park and living museum located in Laie, on the northern shore of Oahu, Hawaii. Featuring 6 villages that represent the island culture of Hawaii. THINGS TO DO AND SEE FUN FOR THE WHOLE FAMILYPOLYNESIAN CULTURAL CENTERSpend the day exploring the rich heritage of the Pacific Islands. Wander through 42 acres ...

South Padre Island (Texas)

Hotels And PhotosRight off the southern tip of Texas is the tropical paradise of South Padre Island. This barrier island on the Gulf of Mexico offers vacationers a sunny respite from the daily grind. Gaze at a magnificent sunset from the flats, laze on the white sandy beach or go deep sea fishing and cook ...

mesa verde national park

Explore the Culture and History: Mesa Verde National Park, Colorado

  The cliff  Palace dwelling of the native Americans at Mesa Verde, Colorado 600 years ago. Recent studies reveal that Cliff Palace contained 150 rooms and 23 kivas and had a population of approximately 100 people and nearly 600 cliff dwellings. The primary construction materials for the cliff dwellings were sandstone, mortar, and wooden beams. The ...

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