To Hawaii and back! A recap (with photos)

First, we packed our suitcase, an endeavor complicated by the fact that our cats attempted several times to stow away in our luggage.

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Then, we travelled and travelled and travelled, in the company of my mom, step-dad, brother and step-sister, until we reached Kona, Hawaii.

The air was warm! The beach was near! The sun was occasionally visible! The view from our condo was gorgeous:

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For that matter, the view inside our condo wasn’t bad either.

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What did we do to amuse ourselves in Hawaii? We visited farmer’s markets and went for long scenic drives, we prepared and consumed several spectacular meals:

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I did an awful lot of this:

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We visited the Painted Church, on our way to the Place of Refuge.

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And, of course, we visited beach after beach after beach, where we played in the water until our hair smelled of salt.

 

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Then, we relaxed in the sand for a bit.

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Actually, we looked an awful lot like these guys:

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On our last day there, Mitch and I walked to a beach where the sand is black, and we waded in the water and felt picturesque.

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We watched the sun set…

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…and then we came home.

 

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