places i’d rather be 'hula girl'
photography by chris colls | styling by fiona lane
madison magazine, unsure exact date
This looks like Diamond Head Road of the Oahu’s Gold Coast, between Waikiki and Sandy Beach. Anybody can be a Hula girl at anytime and anywhere in Hawaii.
| ♕ | My Kailua | Photo by Tyler Hicks / The New York Times
In Lanikai, on the northeast coast of Oahu, Hawaii, early-morning hikers are rewarded with a spectacular view of Kailua Bay. » More Photos »
NYTimes Sunday issue / Travel section | essay by LAWRENCE DOWNES
Well, this is also My Story, too. — Every Sunday we drive through from Honolulu (south of Oahu) to the North Shore, and end up with a late lunch at this ever-peaceful Kailua town… overlooking this “Best Beach in the World.”
| ♕ | Honolulu Memorial Lantern Ceremony - on Memorial Day
Yearly summer event of Buddhism to send out the thousands of spirits of the family members who has passed away recently.
(BTW, my condo is right there, on the right of the background.)