Penny Arcade Expo 2011

Penny Arcade Expo 2011

During our trip to Seattle we attended the Penny Arcade Video Game Expo (PAX).

 

Seattle Trip

Seattle Trip

  We took a short trip to Seattle, including the aquarium

 

San Diego Comic-Con 2011

San Diego Comic-Con 2011

  We took another trip down to San Diego for the 2011 Comic-Con, and while we didn’t stay for all 5 days this year, we had …

 

Hawaii Tropical Botanical Garden

Hawaii Tropical Botanical Garden

Our last stop in Hawaii. Just north of Hilo, nestled in a deep valley, lies a giant tropical botanical garden that goes all the way …

 

Volcano National Park

Volcano National Park

A trip through Kilauea Iki, and then an overlook of Halema’uma’u Crater, including a night shot with the milky way in the background.

 

Pu'uhonua o Honaunau

Pu'uhonua o Honaunau

A quick stop along the Big Island’s west coast turned out to be one of the most beautiful places we saw in Hawaii.

 

Puako Bay Snorkeling

Puako Bay Snorkeling

  We took a kayak and snorkeling tour in sleepy Puako Bay. It was great, but the best part was swimming near a sea turtle.