TOP ROW: 1-Trudie's Birthday card used the pamphlet from the Royal Hawaiian Hotel as a starting point, why not? She was staying there that night! 2-7 self explanatory shots of some of the Postcards we sent.
SECOND ROW: 1-the room rate (range from $109 to $1500 - who does that?); 2-Trudie approaches the Royal Hawaiian Hotel; 3-The front of the "Pink Palace"; 4-Open air check in; 5-View from the lobby (Boss! Boss! Da plane!); 6-The front desk clerk; 7-The Bellhop points out the hand carved details on each of the doors
THIRD ROW: 1-7 The room and the view - the pictures do not do justice to this suite!
FOURTH ROW: 1-The corner chair Trudie sat in most; 2-The bathroom window (Hello Pacific Ocean!); 3-Looking down on the beach; 4-Looking out at Diamond Head; 5-The hallway leading to the restaurants; 6-Ceiling details; 7-History on the walls
FIFTH ROW: 1-The hall along the garden; 2-The view of the hotel from the east wing; 3-The foyer leading to the patio bar; 4-Pineapple detailing on a lounge; 5-Stairs leading down to the Cabana; 6-The cabana; 7-Hotel from the cabana
SIXTH ROW: 1-The expansion Tower; 2-Cabana; 3-Beach access (for guests only); 4-Mai Tai bar; 5-Diamond Head from the bar; 6-Hotel from the bar; 7-Bar in front of hotel from the beach
SEVENTH ROW: 1-Our window from the beach; 2-Beach entrance to the main lobby; 3-View of Beach from reserved area; 4-View of Diamond Head from reserved area; 5-Wide shot of same; 6-West end of beach side of hotel (heading for swimming pools and water slides); 7-Dude and Pepe (pepe is the dog) enjoying the view
EIGHTH ROW: 1-Poolside; 2-Mini slide between upper pool and lower main pool; 3-View of Diamond Head from pool deck; 4-Main waterslide; 5-Trudie pretending to blow out Tiki torches on her birthday; 6-Curbside view of Royal Hawaiian; 7-Entering the lobby from the west
NINTH ROW: 1-3 Walking through the lobby back to the Mai Tai Bar; 4-Menus at the bar; 5-Sunset from the Bar; 6-Close up of Diamond Head at Sunset; 7-Wide shot of Waikiki at Sunset
TENTH ROW: 1-Royal Hawaiian at Sunset; 2-Royal Tower at Sunset; 3-Feet in the Pacific at sunset; 4-Title in the sand; 5-7 View from Suite at Sundown
ELEVENTH ROW: 1-the three shots together track a jet flying by; 2-Lobby station opposite elevator on our floor; 3-Decoration on the wall at Duke's Restaurant showing Duke in movie; 4-Came via Beach so didn't see the sign until we left; 5-Entrance to Duke's on the main drag; 6-7 View from Suite after sunset