Pearl Harbor USS Arizona Memorial

History  Opened May 30, 1962.  The USS Arizona Memorial marks the resting place of 1,102 sailors and Marines killed on USS Arizona during the Japanese surprise attack on Pearl Harbor on 7 December 1941. Times & Costs Open daily: 7am to 5pm  The first 1300 tickets are free to the Arizona Memorial and you will… Continue Reading


Maui Guide: Lahaina & Submarine Tours

At the center of Lahaina town is the Banyan Tree Court, home to one formidable looking Banyan Tree that screams to be climbed (note: you’re not allowed to climb the tree).  The tree was planted almost 150 years ago and now it looks extraordinary. Old Lahaina Courthouse is just a quick free walk through the… Continue Reading


Turtles at Hookipa Beach

If you are doing the Road to Hana, this will be a (one of many) must-see stop. Where are they? You will spot the Hawaiian Green Sea Turtles (Honu) at the far end of the beach near the lookout cliff. They look like a bunch of rocks at first but nope, they’re turtles. Lots of… Continue Reading