2012 Picture report from Hawaii number 1

Sitting by the pool today noticed a glint in the ocean… which was around 15 feet away.

I know – begs the question: Why build a small heated pool a few feet away from a gargantuan sized salty heated pool. Who am I to argue.
While we sunned by the pool we could hear the shouts of folks in their shuttered condos watching Sunday football – I know… that does not make sense either.

Hawaii – truly a land of mystery.

The real mystery awaits you below – it caught our eye. An iridescent glow above and below the water – like purple laser beams that flashed brighter as waves of water passed over the outcropping – I am assuming a fluorescent algae bloom – honestly, I have never seen anything like it. For once, a photo does no justice.

Will try and do a photo a day to encapsulate my experience.

Below our balcony – again, inches from the Pacific Ocean. This fellow flirted with the ocean life for an hour and came up empty handed… or did he?

Sitting by the pool today noticed a glint in the ocean… which was around 15 feet away. I know – begs the question: Why build a small heated pool a few feet away from a gargantuan sized salty heated pool. Who am I to argue. While we sunned by the pool we could hear the…