Hawaiian Helicopter Tour

Sep 19, 2018


I'm *not* being dramatic when I say this, but this helicopter tour was one of the top experiences of my life. Not kidding. To be able to see so much untouched nature and so many of God's creations in an hour was just surreal. It made me a little emotional, seeing the waterfalls and cliffs from so close. Just amazing. We went with Air Maui and ended up doing a West Maui/Molokai tour. We saw a waterfall as tall as the Empire State Building and the tallest cliffs in the world. We also saw a valley on Molokai where villagers live without running water or electricity. The only way to this village is via helicopter or boat. The people of the island of Molokai do not allow a lot of new building, and everything must pass through 'the community'. All the inns on this island are small, independently owned buy Hawaiian people. Unlike the hotels and resorts on the other islands where the money goes to the millionaires who own those companies. Ever since my first trip at 14 I've always thought Hawaii was just this magical incredible place, but to see it like this was just a completely new level. 

PS: Everyone who has seen these photos has asked this, but yes. The water really is that blue. 


My sister in law and her husband taking a selfie :)


























Maui

Sep 4, 2018

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Ok, there is just something about the ocean. I could literally just sit and watch the waves roll in for hours (I have actually done this many times!). So majestic. 

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Hawaiian sunsets are unbelievable. I became infatuated when I saw my first one 14 years ago and will forever be in awe of their magic. 

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Obsessed with that sailboat in my sunset photo. Right place right time!

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I love the people in this photo watching the sunset in awe like I do. 

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Casual ✌

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You can take a camera anywhere on the islands and get postcard worthy photos. 

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Hungry fish! Each time we walked past the koi ponds the fish would want treats haha! There were dozens of koi in the ponds but these two spotted me walking up first. 

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Their faces when they realized I wasn't there to feed them.

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Palm trees and twinkle lights. No better combo.

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