1/22 Lyman Museum Hawai'ian Elderhostel January 22nd 2009 Ann was up early and ready to go up the volcano. Our bus had to leave at 8 in order to make the summit and give us time to tour before the road was to be closed for repair work. She bustled me to get ready and, with bags on our shoulders and warm clothes on, we grabbed breakfast on the fly (it was continental) and were on the bus in plenty of time. I dreaded the idea of not being able to breath ... read more
North America » United States » Hawaii » Maui » Kahului Britain's American colonies broke with the mother country in 1776 and were recognized as the new nation of the United States of America following the Treaty of Paris in 1783. During the 19th and 20th centuries, 37 new states were added to the origina... ... read more
Approaching our fiftieth wedding anniversary, my wife and I decided to celebrate by visiting Hawai'i. We have never splurged like this during our married life. But it seemed like a good idea when we made the decision. And we are very glad we went.
Our daughter bought us a digital camera a year ago. On this trip it became both a blessing and a curse. We will try to pick out the pictures that share the blessings. The "curse" side will not make the cut for you, though they will remain in our computer just in case.
Martha "Marty" Freeman has already used this blog site to tell the st... full info