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A visit to Fiji in the South Pacific ...

 

Page One ~ En route, a three-day stay at the Sheraton Moana Surfrider on Waikiki Beach in Honolulu, Hawaii

 

Built in 1901, The Sheraton Moana Surfrider is 102 years old, with several new wings and additions over the years.

The Victorian-style hotel has been renovated and restored to its original glory.

   
The grand entrance of the Sheraton Moana Surfrider  

 "The First Lady of Waikiki," the elegant Sheraton Moana Surfrider is the site of many weddings daily

 
   

Orchids growing in the hotel lobby

   

View of Diamond Head and Waikiki Beach from the Beach Bar of the Sheraton Moana Surfrider

Mai Tais in the Beach Bar

 

The massive Banyan Tree in the courtyard, with many connected trunks

   
A view of the entire enormous Banyan Tree and courtyard from Waikiki Beach. 

The Banyan Tree was planted before the hotel was built, about 110 years ago.

       

Granny and Mary Jane visit the International Market in Honolulu, with another huge Banyan Tree and waterfalls in the background

An anole in the hotel courtyard displays his bright red-orange throat

       
       
The Banyan Tree with night lighting.

Note the many trunks connected by branches.

       
Dinner at the Banyan Veranda next to the courtyard and Banyan Tree
       
A night show at the Banyan Veranda with Hawaiian music and dance
       
 
       

Here's looking at you, kid.

Mary Jane toasts Granny and travel.

 

It's off to Fiji!

       
       

 

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