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Humuhumunukunukuapua'a, Rhinecanthus rectangulus, (saw snorkeling off Kahekili Beach) about 12" long (biggest I've seen)

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Ohana means family, family means nobody gets left behind, or forgotten. Stitch Disney movie swimming in Hawaii gif

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Hawaii Five-O - that's the original version from the 60s and 70s with Jack Lord, not to be confused with the rubbish remake (why have they even bothered! :() Jack Lord was inimitable and the theme music and opening titles are classic and unforgettable. Sigh.

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Nene - The official bird of the state of Hawaiʻi, the Nene is exclusively found in the wild on the islands of Maui, Kauaʻi and Hawaiʻi. The Nene evolved from the Canada Goose (Branta canadensis), which most likely migrated to the Hawaiian islands 500,000 years ago, shortly after the island of Hawaiʻi was formed.

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The Westin Princeville Ocean Resort Villas

Hanalei Bay Beach, Kauai Hawaii - The Westin Princeville Ocean Resort Villas

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The kingdom of Hawaii was established in 1810 by Kamehameha, who would lead the world's newest kingdom in flowing gold robes. He was a good man, establishing the island nation in trade and the "Law of the Splintered Paddle," which respected people's human rights in times of war.

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