My sister and brother-in-law were getting ready to head off to Oahu, Hawaii to celebrate their 25th anniversary (you can read about their 8 Glorious Days on Oahu), so I thought I would do some research and find a few free things for them to do. Gene and I have been to Maui but had never been to Oahu. We have since been to Hawaii and found some of these free attractions amazing. Here is the list of my top 12 free things to do while spending time on Oahu. (in no particular order). Hope you enjoy it.. Continue reading “Top 12 Free Things to do on Beautiful Oahu, Hawaii”
Aloha. I am Roxanne and I was asked by my sister Samantha over at Golden Age Traveling to write a bit about my visit to the Island of Oahu, Hawaii in August of 2015. To be perfectly honest, when she first asked me I thought how in the world could I come up with a few paragraphs about my vacation to Hawaii? Obviously, I had never been to Hawaii. Now having been there and experienced the true beauty of the island of Oahu, and learning just a little bit about the natives of Hawaii and how they live and the pride they hold for their beautiful state, has left me in awe.
On our trip to Oahu in late December of 2016, we were able to see the USS Arizona Memorial and pay respect to those lives lost on Pearl Harbor on December 7th, 1941. It was so surreal and an experience that I will never forget. Although it almost didn’t happen, and our visit had to be rescheduled. Obama and the Prime Minister were touring the memorial the same day as we were scheduled. Just our luck, lol. But it worked out and we were able to visit the day before. Continue reading “USS Arizona Memorial, Hawaii – Our Visit Brought up Many Emotions”