Honeymoon

Honeymoon in Hawaii! A few days in LA to acclimatise, staying at the legendary Chateau Marmont, then off to Maui and Waikiki Beach for sun, sand and surf :-)
IMG 0391  The legendary Chateau Marmont, haunt of the rich and famous (and us!)  IMG 3510  Inside Cottage 84 at the Chateau  IMG 3512  Old school kitchen, with genuine 50s furniture  IMG 3536  IMG 3537  Similarly old school bathroom  IMG 3515 
IMG 3534  Gardens at the Chateau  IMG 3530  IMG 3531  IMG 3522  Welcome to Hollywood!  IMG 3516  Nina on the Hollywood Walk of Fame  IMG 3518  Grauman's Chinese Theatre 
IMG 0390  Bus tour of Hollywood  IMG 0393  Danny Seraphine, drummer from jazz-rock band "Chicago", promoting his new DVD  IMG 0403  IMG 0395  IMG 0397  Typical Beverly Hills home - this one is Simon Cowell's  IMG 0401  Howard Hughes's old home, complete with statues 
IMG 3520  Smoggy view of downtown LA  IMG 3521  IMG 3523  The Hollywood Bowl  IMG 0405  IMG 0406  IMG 0409 
IMG 0410  IMG 0412  IMG 3527  Time for shopping...?  IMG 0414  IMG 3525  IMG 3526 
IMG 3529  The Beverly Wilshire hotel - as seen in Pretty Woman  IMG 0415  Nice Rolls, nasty colour  IMG 3539  Foggy day on Santa Monica beach  IMG 3538  IMG 3542  IMG 3543 
IMG 3545  IMG 3546  Santa Monica pier.  Just like Brighton  IMG 3547  IMG 0417  Off to Hawaii  IMG 0418  Early start!  IMG 0419 
IMG 0421  So-called "first class" on American Airlines  IMG 0422  IMG 0420  Waikiki and Honolulu from the air. Diamond Head crater just visible  IMG 3589  The Four Seasons Wailea on Maui  IMG 0424  IMG 3548  Typically huge Four Seasons room 
IMG 3549  IMG 0423  IMG 3550  No old fashioned bathroom here  IMG 0528  Nice view, including the croquet lawn.  Every hotel should have one  IMG 3556  Wailea beach, and the hotel  IMG 3552 
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IMG 3558  IMG 3559  Another cocktail.  Won't be the last...  IMG 3561  IMG 3562  IMG 3563  IMG 0431  Off for a spot of sightseeing 
IMG 3564  IMG 3566  Banyan tree in Lahaina  IMG 3567  IMG 3568  IMG 3570  IMG 3571  Lahaina, "proper" town in West Maui 
IMG 3572  IMG 3574  The Io Needle  IMG 3576  IMG 3578  IMG 3579  IMG 3580 
IMG 3581  IMG 3582  IMG 0438  IMG 0439  Chrysler Sebring, worst rental car ever. Avoid.  IMG 0440  IMG 0441  Local beers 
IMG 0445  Still no suntan!  IMG 0447  IMG 0451  IMG 0453  IMG 0454  IMG 3583 
IMG 3584  IMG 3585  Afternoon clouds  IMG 3586  IMG 3587  Hawaii is full of golf courses  IMG 3592  IMG 3595 
IMG 0461  Sunset on the balcony  IMG 0467  IMG 0468  IMG 0469  Hotel lobby bar  IMG 0470  IMG 3599  Mount Haleakala, a dormant volcano 
IMG 3596  View from the top  IMG 3598  Sea level to 10,000ft in under 38 miles, one of the world's steepest roads  IMG 3601  IMG 3602  Observatory, including space-junk radar  IMG 3603  IMG 3605  Local flora 
IMG 3606  IMG 0477  Behind the scenes  IMG 3608  Great view (of clouds)  IMG 3609  IMG 3610  IMG 0475 
IMG 0479  IMG 3611  Big Beach (that's what it's called!) on Maui  IMG 3612  IMG 3613  IMG 0480  IMG 0481 
IMG 0486  IMG 0487  Sunset at the hotel  IMG 0488  IMG 0489  IMG 0491  IMG 0493 
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IMG 0507  IMG 0508  IMG 0510  Nina spots some dolphins  IMG 0512  IMG 0514  IMG 0517 
IMG 0518  IMG 0519  IMG 0520  IMG 0521  Confusing wine list  IMG 0525  IMG 0526 
IMG 3619  A change of scenery - Waikiki Beach  IMG 3614  Very white room at the Halekulani hotel  IMG 3615  IMG 3616  Great pool and view  IMG 3618  IMG 0529  Awesome shoes.  Best shoes of the holiday 
IMG 0530  Pina colada  IMG 3620  IMG 3621  IMG 3622  IMG 3624  Waikiki Beach  IMG 3625 
IMG 3628  St Augustine church, Waikiki  IMG 3629  IMG 3631  IMG 3632  IMG 3634  IMG 0531 
IMG 0532  IMG 0534  Friday night fireworks  IMG 0537  IMG 0539  IMG 0542  More free stuff, courtesy of a little Italian restaurant  IMG 3637  Pearl Harbor - where the ships were on 7th December 1941 
IMG 3635  The USS Missouri and the Arizona Memorial  IMG 3639  IMG 3642  IMG 3641  Remains of no. 2 turret visible above the water  IMG 3644  IMG 3643  Names of the 1177 sailors who died on the Arizona 
IMG 3645  IMG 3636  USS Bowfin, and memorial to the submarines lost in the Pacific  IMG 3646  Onboard the USS Bowfin, WWII era submarine  IMG 3647  IMG 3648  IMG 3649 
IMG 3650  Engine room  IMG 3651  IMG 3659  USS Missouri, the last serving battleship  IMG 3658  IMG 3652  IMG 3653  Plaque commemorating the signing of the Japanese surrender onboard the Missouri in 1945 
IMG 3654  The spot where World War II ended  IMG 3656  Mess room and onboard pub  IMG 3660  Signalling tower at Pearl Harbour airfield  IMG 0545  IMG 0546  IMG 3661  Somewhat windy day in the hills 
IMG 3662  IMG 3663  Lots of mist on the windward side of Oahu  IMG 3666  IMG 3664  IMG 3668  IMG 3677  Best camp site ever 
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IMG 3681  IMG 3683  Surfers on Sunset Beach on the North Shore  IMG 0553  Another burger?  IMG 3684  IMG 3686  Better rental car - but all noise and no go!  IMG 3687 
IMG 3688  IMG 3689  Beach used for opening series of Lost  IMG 3691  IMG 0556  "VIllage of the Others" from Lost, aka a YMCA camp  IMG 0559  IMG 0561 
IMG 0563  IMG 0564  IMG 3693  Waikiki and Diamond Head  IMG 0570  IMG 0572  IMG 0573  Vitamin Water also available in the USA (in larger bottles, with more sugar) 
IMG 0574  IMG 0579  IMG 0582   Another  pina colada  IMG 0583  IMG 0584  IMG 0585  Dennis's brother Sam, who works for Louis Vuitton in Honolulu 
IMG 0586  IMG 0587  Last night  IMG 0588  IMG 0590  Last Hawaiian beers  IMG 0593  Heading home :-(