Kauai 2019 – Day Four

This was boat trip day. Which was something not planned before I came to the island. Between the flyers near the baggage claim at the Lihue airport and the travel book, it was a sorta a last minute decision. It ended up being a good choice.  I booked a tour with Captain Andy’s called the … [Read more…]

Kauai 2019 – Day Three

It was at this point when I began to realize I had made a terrible travel decision.  Up to this moment, weather had prevented me from hiking on three trails, I wanted to hike,  a few sunset photos I wanted to shot, and closed off a significant portion of the island to me. It made … [Read more…]

Kauai 2019 – Day Two

After a day of failed hikes, giving up some skin/blood to the Ku’Kui trail, and crowing roosters, I wanted to hit the next big spot that booth the travel guide and other people I had talked too – the North Shore.  I was in for another disappointment.  Ke’e Beach on the northern part of the … [Read more…]

Kauai 2019 – Day One

Despite not sleeping for, oh I don’t know how long, I woke up at 0230 local time. And you want to know what I noticed? The crowing roosters.  Let me just back up for a moment and say this: the travel book I bought for Kauai briefly mentioned the chickens. So back in ’92, a … [Read more…]

Star Wars at the Kennedy Center

This past Saturday evening, I put on jeans and a Star Wars t-shirt and a suit jacket. I sat in a box seat at the Kennedy center and watched Star Wars: A New Hope (Special Edition) while the orchestra played John Williams’ Academy Award winning score. It was amazing to see little kids, people from … [Read more…]