Monthly Archives: June 2017

Oahu, Hawaii – Part 3

24 June 2017 Today we revisited Pearl Harbor and some of the state buildings in Honolulu. At Pearl Harbor, we visited the USS Arizona Memorial and the USS Bowfin Submarine. The whole family was interested in touring the submarine. My … Continue reading

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Oahu, Hawaii – Part 2

23 June 2017 Friday it was time to get in the car and explore some of the island. We started at the Dole Plantation where we did the pineapple maze which the kids enjoyed. They made it a competition, girls … Continue reading

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Oahu, Hawaii – Part 1

21 & 22 June 2017 The second part of our migration trip will be spent in Oahu, Hawaii. We had visited Oahu, Maui, and the “Big Island” of Hawaii before kids, so to some degree this is another redo for us. While … Continue reading

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Anaheim, CA

20 June 2017 After a full day at Disney, we took today to relax. Starting with brunch at IHOP, we walked to Downtown Disney and did some shopping. We spent the afternoon at the hotel pool followed by an early … Continue reading

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Cars Land

19 June 2017 Cars Land area of Disney California Adventure Park is the family favorite. We arrived when the park opened and stayed till it closed. The original Pixar ‘Cars’ movie was the first my daughter saw in a theatre. … Continue reading

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Disney California Adventure Park, Anaheim, CA

19 June 2017 Monday was fantastic. We have been to both Disney parks in California and three of the four in Florida. All are nice but one is our clear favorite, California Adventure Park. While the parks in California are … Continue reading

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Malibu, CA

18 June 2017 On Father’s Day we wanted to do something different. We drove to Santa Monica, the end of old Route 66, and turned north up the Pacific Coast Highway (PCH) to Malibu. For lunch we found ourselves at … Continue reading

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Hollywood, CA

17 June 2017 With a rough night behind us, a hotel breakfast in our bellies, and the sun and excitement that is Hollywood on display, we headed out on foot. We were here 4 years ago during our 2013 “Big … Continue reading

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The Departure

16 June 2017 If there is a consistent theme in our travels, it is the first day never goes as planned despite months of planning. Today was no exception. Our goal was admittedly ambitious – to be moved out of our … Continue reading

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