Monthly Archives: December 2012

Hit and Miss Breakfast Spots in Charleston South Carolina

During my trip to Charleston South Carolina, I took the opportunity to try three different restaurants for breakfast, all of which I found online.  I had two good meals and one very disappointing meal, although according to their signs they were … Continue reading

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Paradise Found at the Waldorf Hilton in London

Anyone who has been following my blog for a while or who knows me knows that my personal travel is spontaneous and last-minute.  Not only do I hate planning but I also don’t like being over scheduled.  I’ve also found that when I invest … Continue reading

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Waikiki during the Holidays

I love warm weather destinations during the holidays. I’ve been to Australia, South America and Hawaii during the holiday season and love it. Maybe it is because I’m not a fan of snow or maybe because it’s harder to be … Continue reading

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The Ali’i Tower in Hilton Hawaiian Village – Waikiki, Hawaii

I’ve stayed in the Rainbow Tower at the Hilton Hawaiian Village in Waikiki in the past and had a great experience. Read about that stay here: http://talesofatraveler.com/hilton-hawaiian-village-in-waikiki-hawaii/ This time I was put in the newly remodeled Ali’i Tower which completely … Continue reading

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ABC Stores in the Hawaii Islands

One of the places I always stop in when I’m in the Hawaiian Islands are the ABC Stores. ABC Stores are convenience stores that are like little mini super markets with affordable prices. Since many tourists stay in hotels and would … Continue reading

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Westin Moana Surfrider Hotel in Waikiki Hawaii

The Westin Moana Surfrider hotel on the beach in Waikiki is one of my favorite hotels in the area. I’ve had the good fortune of visiting the Westin during the holidays for the last two years in a row. A … Continue reading

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Lappert’s Ice Cream in the Hawaiian Islands

Anyone who knows me knows that ice cream is usually the last thing in the world I want to eat. As long as I can remember, I never liked it. As a child, when we went to Disneyland with my … Continue reading

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Magnolias Restaurant in Charleston South Carolina

After flying all day from Los Angeles to Charleston through Washington Dulles I was ready for a nice dinner as soon as I dropped off my bags at the hotel. There are so many choices for great food in Charleston that … Continue reading

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