Tag Archives: Kailua-Kona

Magic Sands – Big Island, Hawaiʻi

There’s a small beach park here in Kona called Magic Sands Beach Park. The ocean frontage is only about 100 yards, but it sees a lot of use. Here’s an overhead shot of it from Google Earth. The hotel next … Continue reading

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New Year’s Celebration – 2016 gives way to 2017

We are both pretty sure we’ve been here — here being Kailua Kona — on December 31st for at least a couple of our previous visits to the Big Island. We have never seen or experienced this before so perhaps … Continue reading

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No thoughts Sunday – just canoes

Being Sunday, I had planned a post on philosophy as applied to the real world. More so, my opinion of what is useful and what is not.  The description next to the name of this blog says the following: “Thoughts, … Continue reading

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The Color Version

My Throwback Thursday post was a foray into the world of B&W and I now present the color versions of those photos. That’s ass-backward from my usual process of presenting color photos and then showing various conversions, mostly monochrome. Except … Continue reading

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Throwback Thursday – 08Dec2016

I occasionally see posts titled “throwback” this or that. As near as my limited intellect allows comprehension of fads or memes, it apparently requires showing something from a time gone by.  Whoa . . . too far back!  How about … Continue reading

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Sunday with my thoughts – still thinking

It’s late on Sunday evening . . . so this might go out on Monday. Heck, it’s already Monday in most of the U.S. Mainland.  “What could you be thinking about?” you ask. Good question, Bob. One thing is the … Continue reading

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Sunday with my thoughts – more just stuff

Don’t know if I will get this out today . . . certainly, I will miss the East Coast midnight deadline. Such are the perils of time zones.  Not even sure what I will delve into . . . stuff … Continue reading

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