The Henning family explores the ins and outs of Oahu and Waikiki Beach in this episode, which begins with the history and a tour of Moana Hotel.
Next, they learn the tragic story of the USS Arizona Memorial as well as The Punchbowl.
The Hennings then travel to the island’s beautiful sandy beaches including for some downtime, including the idyllic expanse where From Here to Eternity was filmed.
The tour is rounded off at the Bishop Museum and the Iolani Palace Grounds, where the find an oasis of the island’s native art, culture, and history.
On their trip, the Hennings also visit:
• USS Missouri Battleship
• USS Bowfin Submarine
• WWII Submariner Memorial
• Punchbowl Cemetery Gravesite of Ernie Pyle
• American Battle Monuments Commission’s Pacific Theater’s Battle Mosaics
• Diamond Head Hike
• Waimanalo Bay Beach Park
• Kailua Beach Park
• Sunset Beach
• Waimea Bay