Here are just a few of my favorite recent shots from Hawaii…
I would like to think that my boyfriend’s dog, Odie, has aloha, but I’m just not so sure. I know Bo Obama does, though.
The gold medallion necklace, the Fabio-like hair, the twin dolphins in the backdrop of a beautiful sunset—this poster is like priceless art.
My other dream man—he wears loincloth and spears octopus.
Of course, they’d sell Spam-flavored macadamia nuts in Hawaii. I wish I had sampled a few.
A shooting club poster in Waikiki. Live fire and women and children welcome? Sign me up!
For some reason, a lot of tourist stores seem to have a fascination with accessorizing statues of mini bull dogs. But one thing’s for sure—they all have aloha.
An antiques shop on the North Shore of Oahu was a treasure trove of strange objects and displays.
And yes—if I had survived a three-foot tsunami, I would proudly wear this T-shirt, too.
All photos © Deanna Ting