Oahu

Fater Damien, Hawaii's Saint

I had heard the name Father Damien in the past, but it wasn’t until we visited the Royal Palace and stopped to see the unusual construction of the State Capitol in Honolulu that we spied the modernistic sculpture of Father Damien by New York sculptor Marisol Escobar. This Catholic Priest is famous for his work […]

Fater Damien, Hawaii's Saint

I had heard the name Father Damien in the past, but it wasn’t until we visited the Royal Palace and stopped to see the unusual construction of the State Capitol in Honolulu that we spied the modernistic sculpture of Father Damien by New York sculptor Marisol Escobar. This Catholic Priest is famous for his work […]

Shrimp from Giovanni's Shrimp Truck!

When we headed out to Hawaii, we did our homework and my sister-in-law Debbie heard, “You have to find Giovanni’s Shrimp truck, it is the best!” In our rental car we cruised the north shoreline of Oahu seeking out the beautiful ocean views and keeping an eye toward the elusive Giovannis. It is amazing how […]