S: Hawaii 2011
FC: Hawaii 2011
1: Kailua, Oahu Spring Break 2011 with the Mohrhardt family | Our first day, we played in the pool and soaked up some much needed sun.
2: I'm so glad we got a house with a pool. The kids had such a great time swimming.
5: The kids had fun hunting for geckos. There might be more than a few running around Kailua without tails now. Great defense mechanism!
6: Our first stop on our road trip up to the North Shore was Chinaman's Hat.
11: La'ie Point In 1946, a tsunami punched a hole right through this little island.
12: Hang loose, brau.
13: Shrimp Truck! | The food was so good... coconut, fried, and garlic shrimp... even steak.
15: Turtle Beach
17: We were able to swim right up to the waterfall. | Waimea Falls Park and Audubon Center
22: We made it to Hale'iwa, our final destination for the day, where we relaxed on the beach for awhile before we went to dinner.
25: Dinner at Pizza Bob's. The drinks could not come fast enough for the grown-ups at the table. | After dinner, we went to an ice cream store for dessert and tried Mochis (a homemade marshmallow with ice cream inside).
27: Kailua Beach
30: Pearl Harbor
31: Cade got his wish and we spent his birthday at Pearl Harbor. | USS Bowfin Submarine
32: USS Bowfin Submarine
37: USS Missouri
38: We checked out some WW2 planes to end our day exploring Pearl Harbor.
41: Happy Birthday | Cade!
42: We enjoyed our pre-dinner drinks.
48: Snorkeling at Hanauma Bay
49: Getting ready to hit the water.
51: What an amazing experience! First time snorkeling for the kids and everyone had fun. We even got to see this turtle.
52: We headed to the west side of the island for our first luau.
55: Alexia convinced Mommy and Julie to learn to Hula with her on stage!
56: Jacob and Adamson, shakin' what their mamas gave them!
58: Sunrise views of Kailua Beach.
59: Checking out the views on our way to Waikiki. We didn't want the trip to come to an end. | View of Waikiki from Diamond Head.
61: Two last nights at the Hilton before we say Aloha to our trip!