BC: Credits: Pictures From: Yahoo Photographs taken by: Richard Lujan and Jo Ann Lujan
FC: My Summer Adventure June 2008 by: Jo Ann Lujan
1: The flight was long, but it was worth it !!!
2: Aloha! I am at Kona, Hawaii. It was about 4:40 pm Hawaiian time. Hawaii is 5 hours behind San Antonio, Texas. When this picture was taken, the time was 9:40 PM in SA.
3: Check out the scenery
5: Does the Pacific Ocean look amazing to you.?
6: Akaka Falls is one of the most beautiful falls on the Big Island
7: More Breath Taking Views
8: My husband, Richard, and I went to Hawaii Volcanoes National Park.
9: Steam Vents
10: Lava Tube and a | crater crater
11: The coolest part of our trip to the volcanoes was seeing an actual volcano erupt.
12: This is Mt. Kilauea | erutping.
13: Eventually, life will begin on th e ground again. | After lava flows on the land, this is the consequence of that flow.
14: On the "Big Island, there is an area called the Place of Refuge
15: A day I will always remember is Wednesday, June 18, 2008. It was the day my husband and I visited a part of United States history.
16: That was the day we visited Pearl Harbor.
17: Our first stop was the USS Arizona | Memorial
19: We remember our fallen soliders. The men below, with my husband, are survivors of the attack on Pearl Harbor.
20: Another stop was the USS Missouri. This is the ship that Japan signed the Treaty of Surrender. World War II ended.
21: While we were in Oahu, there was a visit to the famous Waikiki Beach.
22: Back at the Big Island (Hawaii), there is a painted church. Does it look painted to you?
24: One hundred twenty-two below the ocean, we traveled down in a submarine. You never know what you will find at the bottom of the ocean.
26: the | Life in Sea Sea Life in | Ocean
27: Enough with the sights of Hawaii, here comes the the fun, food, music and dance.
28: The Luau began, and I made a rainbow fish.
29: The boys were taking the pig out of the pit.
30: Look at the size of the raspa. It was the small one!
31: Besides the delicious food, there was great entertainment.
32: The fire dancer was very good.
33: Richard had a Great Time at the Luau! Can You Tell?
34: As the saying goes, Good things always come to an end.
35: Mahalo! (Thank YOu) I hope YOu have Enjoyed Viewing Richard and my Trip to the Big Island and Oahu.