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South of Kona

The Painted Church

The Painted Church

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South of Kona there are a series of nearby beaches.  Place of Refuge is a Pu’uhonua o National Historic Park and it is adjacent to Two Steps Beach, a popular snorkeling and scuba diving spot.  Further down the road is Hookena Beach Park where I photographed some locals and their boats.

27 responses

  1. thanks for stopping by my blog…I like your pix as well…sounds like you have some great adventures!

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    May 2, 2013 at 10:27 am

  2. Excellent.

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    May 2, 2013 at 11:19 am

  3. great photos…I particularly like the Painted Church, so uniquely done!

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    May 2, 2013 at 12:19 pm

  4. Nice to meet your new girlfriend! Hahahaha!!! Love the photos!

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    May 2, 2013 at 1:15 pm

  5. I see where you liked my post today. I hope you noticed that I nominated you for a blog award. You inspire me to become a better photographer. Thank you.

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    May 2, 2013 at 2:31 pm

    • Melanee, thank you for thinking of me, but as a matter of choice I do not participate in referral rewards.

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      May 2, 2013 at 2:34 pm

  6. Now, you know she (new girlfriend) is not perfect….you like a LITTLE talkin’ back! ;)

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    May 2, 2013 at 8:05 pm

  7. It looks warm and green, something I’m not getting right now. I really like the boats on the beach photo.

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    May 2, 2013 at 11:48 pm

  8. Looks amazing! Wonderful images, as always!

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    May 3, 2013 at 12:12 pm

  9. All of these shots make me want to drop out of university and just travel with a camera

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    May 6, 2013 at 9:12 am

  10. It’s been years since I’ve been to the big island of Hawaii.
    Thanks for taking me there again–via your photographs.

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    June 18, 2013 at 5:23 pm

  11. I love the big island, one of my favourite places. I have great memories of hanging out in that area with my sis. THANKS : ) Trees

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    December 10, 2013 at 6:31 pm

  12. Reblogged this on Ron Scubadiver's Wild Life and commented:

    From the reader please click on “More Words” or the clock icon to view 8 photos in the gallery. Otherwise, scroll down to “View Original” and click there.

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    December 19, 2014 at 8:43 am

  13. Reblogged this on ugiridharaprasad.

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    December 19, 2014 at 9:02 am

  14. Looks like holiday, mmmh… :-(

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    December 19, 2014 at 10:31 am

  15. Awesome murals in that church.

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    December 19, 2014 at 1:40 pm

    • Thank you. I was lucky to have one minute with it empty. The place gets lots of visitors.

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      December 19, 2014 at 2:20 pm

  16. Reblogged this on S.O.U.L. S-P-A-C-E and commented:
    Lovely island, lovely post Ron!

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    December 19, 2014 at 4:29 pm

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