11th February 2017: Hawaii

Well this is probably my stupidist trip ever ... 2 days in Hawaii! And as if it wasn't silly enough today it was flood warning levels of rain ... so a literal washout! Still I got to see Sarah in concert which, as always, was the reason we're here and was fantastic
Flight to LA Flight to LA  Always love a tomato juice on the flight ... had quite a few tomato juices usually Flight to LA  And this happened about 30 mins into the flight ... and lasted for the rest of the flight to LA! Flight to LA  Ice cream for pudding, and a wee ginger ale
Honolulu International Airport  And aloha to you too Hawaii Aston at the Executive Centre Hotel Aston at the Executive Centre Hotel Aston at the Executive Centre Hotel
Aston at the Executive Centre Hotel  It's been pouring all night, not the best start to the first of only 2 days in Hawaii Aston at the Executive Centre Hotel  Hawaii Theatre from my hotel room, at least it won't be a long walk if the rain stays on T-shirt for today  Can't ever beat a bit of Jessica Fletcher Central Pacific Bank
Central Pacific Bank Central Pacific Bank And then the heavens opened  so we had to hide here for a wee while and then make a run for it Statue at Pauahi Tower
Bishop Trust Co. building  "Na Manu Nu Oli" sculpture by Bumpei Akaji Fort St. Mall  Robert William Kalanihiapo Wilcox statue by Jan Gordon Fisher.  He led rebellions against foreign interests Hawaii Theatre Center Honolulu Hawaii Theatre Center Honolulu  Advertising Sarah's show tonight ... oh and a wedding photo shoot!
Hawaii Theatre Center Honolulu Hawaii Theatre Center Honolulu  At least I've now got my ticket collected for tonights show.  Ticket agent asked if I'd seen Sarah before ... and seems slightly shocked by my response ;) Pouring rain  And then the rain REALLY started! Pouring rain
Pouring rain Pouring rain Pouring rain  First time I've ever had a "get inside" alarm/weather warning on my phone Aston at the Executive Centre Hotel  Hiding from the downpour in my hotel
Aston at the Executive Centre Hotel  I paid extra for this view!! ;o Aston at the Executive Centre Hotel  Can't even really see the Hawaii Theatre anymore! Aston at the Executive Centre Hotel  Mad dash out for lunch while there was a slight break in the rain Alexander & Baldwin Building  Finally, about 3pm the downpour stopped so tried to at least do a few sights before tonights concert
Alexander & Baldwin Building Alexander & Baldwin Building Bishop Street Bishop Street
Bishop Street Bishop Street The Dillingham Transportation Building  Built in 1929 the building was designed in an Italian Renaissance Revival by architect Lincoln Rogers of Los Angeles Aloha Tower Marketplace  Bronze hula girl
Aloha Tower Marketplace  Bronze statue of a young hula girl sitting on a bench Aloha Tower Aloha Tower Aloha Tower  Was closed today due to flooding.  Fair enough
Aloha Tower Aloha Tower Marketplace  Honolulu Harbor Aloha Tower Marketplace  Honolulu Harbor Aloha Tower Marketplace  Honolulu Harbor
Aloha Tower Marketplace  Elvis Statue at Nashville Waikiki First Hawaiian Bank  Sculptures by Satoru Abe Iolani Palace Iolani Palace
Iolani Palace Iolani Palace Iolani Palace Iolani Palace
Iolani Palace Iolani Palace ticket office Aliiolani Hale  King Kamehameha statue by Thomas Ridgeway Gould Aliiolani Hale
Kawaiahaʻo Church  Known as the Westminster Abbey of Hawaii and considered to be the mother church of Hawaii Kawaiahaʻo Church  The Water of Ha'o Kawaiahaʻo Church  The Water of Ha'o Kawaiahaʻo Church
Kawaiahaʻo Church  The Water of Ha'o Kawaiahaʻo Church  Courtyard where King Lunalilo is buried Kawaiahaʻo Church Kawaiahaʻo Church
Birds of Hawaii  Hawaii Pigeon Punchbowl St  Party is that-a-way! Birds of Hawaii  Common Myna Department of Transportation - Highways
Birds of Hawaii  Red Crested Cardinal Birds of Hawaii  Red Crested Cardinal.  Oh hello! 'Passage' by Mamoru Sato Birds of Hawaii  Chickens, just wandering about at the side of the pavement
Birds of Hawaii  Chickens at the side of the pavement Floods  Bit of a paddle required to collect these cars Ukulele Picnic Grass skirt and coconut set!
Hawaii University bag  Bought due to some Island purchases Aston at the Executive Centre Hotel  Maui onion crisps Aston at the Executive Centre Hotel  Yay, the sun is out Aston at the Executive Centre Hotel  Hawaii Theatre, heading there now
Hawaii Theatre Honolulu  Historic Hawaii Theatre: A Benefit Concert Hawaii Theatre Honolulu  Historic Hawaii Theatre: A Benefit Concert Hawaii Theatre Honolulu  Historic Hawaii Theatre: A Benefit Concert Hawaii Theatre Honolulu  Pre-show drinks for the premium ticket holders
Hawaii Theatre Honolulu  Historic Hawaii Theatre: A Benefit Concert Hawaii Theatre Honolulu  Historic Hawaii Theatre: A Benefit Concert Hawaii Theatre Honolulu  Historic Hawaii Theatre: A Benefit Concert Hawaii Theatre Honolulu  Historic Hawaii Theatre: A Benefit Concert
Hawaii Theatre Honolulu  Historic Hawaii Theatre: A Benefit Concert Hawaii Theatre Honolulu  Historic Hawaii Theatre: A Benefit Concert Hawaii Theatre Honolulu  Historic Hawaii Theatre: A Benefit Concert Hawaii Theatre Honolulu  Historic Hawaii Theatre: A Benefit Concert
Hawaii Theatre Honolulu  Historic Hawaii Theatre: A Benefit Concert Hawaii Theatre Honolulu  Historic Hawaii Theatre: A Benefit Concert Hawaii Theatre Honolulu  Historic Hawaii Theatre: A Benefit Concert Hawaii Theatre Honolulu  Sarah McLachlan at Historic Hawaii Theatre: A Benefit Concert
Hawaii Theatre Honolulu  Sarah McLachlan at Historic Hawaii Theatre: A Benefit Concert Hawaii Theatre Honolulu  Sarah McLachlan at Historic Hawaii Theatre: A Benefit Concert Hawaii Theatre Honolulu  Sarah McLachlan at Historic Hawaii Theatre: A Benefit Concert Hawaii Theatre Honolulu  Sarah McLachlan at Historic Hawaii Theatre: A Benefit Concert
Hawaii Theatre Honolulu  Sarah McLachlan at Historic Hawaii Theatre: A Benefit Concert Aston at the Executive Centre Hotel  Hawaii Theatre views Aston at the Executive Centre Hotel Aston at the Executive Centre Hotel  Hawaii Theatre views
Aston at the Executive Centre Hotel Aston at the Executive Centre Hotel  Hawaii Theatre views Aston at the Executive Centre Hotel  Hawaii Theatre views Historic Hawaii Theatre: A Benefit Concert  Programme for tonights show
Historic Hawaii Theatre: A Benefit Concert  Wristband, use to access pre-show drinks Late dinner  Caesar salad before bed Late dinner  Digging in