Waikiki Beach: Ultimate Guide to Waikiki’s 9 Beaches
Had the area been left untouched, Waikiki would today be swampland
without beautiful beaches, just as it was hundreds of years ago. In 1794
when King Kamehameha’s armies landed in Waikiki, on their way to
conquering Oahu, things changed. His victory resulted in Waikiki
becoming one of the new Kingdom’s primary royal retreats, not only for
Kamehameha, but also his successors on the throne. The beautiful beaches
and waters of Waikiki became a preferred hideaway for every ruler up to
the last Queen, Liliuokalani.
FYI what are the Monetary Assessments Payable when committed~ in
HI...here on Oahu read & beware:) Drive & walk safe everyone:)
The day I arrived for a speaking engagement, Ottawa was rocked
by tragic events at and around our Canadian Parliament Buildings. One of our
unarmed Canadian soldiers, Officer Cirrillo, was shot in front of the War
Memorial that he was guarding. This was followed by more gunshots in the halls
of Parliament, and eventually ended with the fatality of the gunman.
Before and during my flight to Ottawa, everyone in the airport lounges and on
the flight was discussing how our country had changed forever.
11:52 AM HST Aug 27, 2014
expenditures by visitors who came to Hawai'i in July 2014 rose 2.6
percent from the same month last year to $1.4 billion, according to
preliminary statistics released Wednesday by the Hawai'i Tourism
While total arrivals grew 2.5 percent to 772,106 visitors, a shorter
average length of stay (-3 percent to 9.12 days) resulted in flat growth
in visitor days (-0.6 percent). Average daily spending was higher for
most visitor markets compared to July 2013.
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I am just donating $100.00 to ALS , the Ice bucket challenge is fun
& is just Brilliant for bringing awareness but do remember it's the
donation that will be most important so I encourage all my fellow Real
Estate Brokers all over the globe to donate $100.00 and match all your
Realtors donations as well...Good on you everyone let's make it happen!
Window and Door Maintenance
WD-40 vs Silicone
WD-40 has 2000+ uses.
From gum and crayon removal to preventing rust and loosening old, stuck and
already-rusty parts but, for new door rollers a silicone spray lubricant is a
better solution.Door Rollers
WD-40 contains solvents that will dissolve and remove the grease
that has been applied to door rollers at the factory. The purpose of this
grease is to provide a durable lubricant for the ball bearings in the roller.
Therefore, it is recommended that WD-40 should not be used on new rollers, but
California-based Pacrep LLC’s plan to builda second condo-hotel
tower in Waikiki that would be next door to its The Ritz-Carlton
Residences, Waikiki Beach project currently under construction on Kuhio
Avenue, cleared a key environmental hurdle with the City and County of
Honolulu determining that no environmental impact statement will be
needed for the development.
The city also said that the $159.5 million, 39-story project at 2139
Kuhio Ave. should pose no significant impact to the environment,
according to a recently filed
All indoor and partially enclosed public places, including restaurants and
bars are 100% smoke free in Hawaii.Under new proposal, smoking at beaches may be banned statewide
Photo by B.E.A.C.H.For those who enjoy lighting up a cigarette at the beach, a new proposal getting traction at the capitol will make that illegal.
Smoking is already banned at all Oahu beaches since January 1 2014, but
some lawmakers want to expand that ban to every island through House
Bill 325.Lawmakers are debating whether to include electronic cigarettes in
the ban, which are smokeless and leave no trash behind, saying they
don't want children to be exposed to vapor.
At first I thought there
would be only a special few in certain industries who might need to pay
attention to the rising interest in “gluten free”. However, I've now realized
first hand that this gluten-free fad might not be going away and a lot of
industries should pay attention.
It all started after someone told me to try going gluten free to see if I felt
better. I said, “No way – I love my bread too much.” Although I felt I
had no need, I thought, “Okay, everyone is doing it.