King Kamehameha was the guy who united Hawaii back in 1791. He killed lots of people to do it. This statue of him is in front of the Judiciary Building. That’s where Jack Lord’s office was in Hawaii 5-0.
Directly across the street is the Iolani palace:
Pearl Harbor. The rainbows were constantly in the sky.
The Arizona memorial is to the left of the picture, the USS Missouri to the left of that. This next shot I took from the Memorial looking toward the Missouri. I wanted very much to tour the Missouri, but there wasn’t enough time. This next shot was taken from the Arizona Memorial:
My regret is that we didn’t have enough time in Honolulu. We didn’t get to go to Diamond Head or Waikiki Beach. If I were to go there again I wouldn’t go on a boat. I’d stay in a hotel for a week.
One of the Missouri guns that was on the ship at the Japan surrender is located in Fort Miles, Lewes Delaware. I saw it last November while celebrating visiting my 50th state. Cape Henlopen state park.
I used to go to Lewis when we had a house near St Michaels. Good restaurants. Nice town.