OBAMA’S HIKE: LANIKAI PILLBOXES

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| SHARE WITH THE WORLD | Obama is right on one thing, this is a pretty fun, quick, and view filled hike. Now you just need to ignore the hoards of humans also trying to make the trek alongside you. When we lived in Kailua, this was the perfect morning workout. We would run up, back down, and repeat, finishing …

CHINAMAN’S HAT : VENTURE HAWAII

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For my birthday this year Kyla took me on a kayak/hike to Mokoli’i Island, commonly known as Chinaman’s Hat. Mokoli’i translates from Hawaiian as “little lizard”. According to Hawaiian mythology, the island is the remains of a Giant Lizard’s or Dragon’s tail that was chopped off and tossed into the ocean by the goddess Hi’iaka. The common name of Chinaman’s …