Back at the hotel
Waikiki Beach Travel Blog› entry 8 of 17 › view all entries
September 16th, 2007 – by: mahoney
The second demonstration was a hula dancing class. Emilia immediately jumped in to learn. The teacher was a very good...and pretty too! She showed Emilia the proper way to do the hula and other native dances. She was impressed with Emilia's technique. The lesson lasted about 20 minutes and at the end the chef gave Emilia a box of chocolate covered Macadamia nuts.
We spoke with the hula teacher after the lesson and learned that she has been dancing since the age of 2 and she can dance many different types, including hip hop! It was great to talk with her but we were tired from the long day and wanted to go crash in the hotel room.
After a nice little rest, we went back outside to get some dinner and went to a place across from the hotel called King's Village which is full or art type shops. There is a restaurant called Rock Island Cafe where we had a quick meal. The food was very good, overpriced but worth it considering the atmosphere.
We walked around Waikiki for a little and then went to bed, trying to get a little more used to the time change.
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