Honolulu Travel Blog› entry 11 of 24 › view all entries
So if you know me, you know there are 3 things I REALLY don't like in life. 1) Bugs, especially the roaches in
When the boys said they planned on go cliff jumping, I figured I'd go along for the ride. Matt had friends visiting and it’s always nice to hang out when people are in town. We took a drive out toward the Nu'uanu Pali Lookout, since his friends wanted to see it. I had not been there yet, so it was a nice detour for me.
The Pali Lookout gives you breath-taking views of the Windward side and the town of
No one went over the Pali the day we were there, but it was awfully windy.
From the Pali we drove back toward town, and the boys pulled over to the side of the highway. We climbed out, leaving the cars on the shoulder (only in
The boys took no prisoners and jumped time after time. I would like to say that I was as fearless, but let’s get real. Please refer to numbers 2 and 3 above. I tried a couple times, walked to the edge, looked down, nearly threw up and backed away. Finally after the ultimatum of “we won’t go again until you go” I stared at the trees, ran full speed and took my leap of faith.
UNREAL!! I thought I would hit the water right away, but falling 40 ft. takes longer than I had anticipated. I screamed the whole way down, and once I was underwater I was sure I was never making it to the surface. When I got there though, I was ELATED! WHAT A THRILL!