Archive for November 2009
My wife and I spent our honeymoon in Hawaii, visiting the islands of Oahu and Maui. Friends had told us that while in Maui, we would be making a mistake if we did not visit Haleakala. They were definitely correct! At this time, we had no clue about the National Park Stamp program. In fact, despite living near a few of them, my wife and I had really never given the National Park system much thought.
Once we made it up to the summit, I was looking around the bookstore … Continue reading
We spent our honeymoon in Hawaii. The first day we were there, we decided to visit Pearl Harbor. It was a cool Sunday morning and we had no clue about the National Park Stamp program. We were in Hawaii and friends had told us that seeing the Pearl Harbor memorial was a must. We had a good time, but it was a very sobering experience to think of the many lives cut short that day. The bravery that was displayed by our American soldiers made both my wife and I … Continue reading