More ideas from Gyula
waterinthemouth: surfer, 1890

1890 -This is the first known photograph ever taken of a surfer. Surfing was banned in Hawaii by missionaries in the for its “ungodliness,” but fortunately the natives didn’t pay much heed to that decree.Just look at Diamond-head pre-tourism

The Westin Maui Resort and Spa #Hawaii #Maui #Kauai #Lanai

The Westin Maui Resort and Spa #Hawaii #Maui #Kauai #Lanai

Rainbow. Honolulu, Hawaii, USA.

Free Things to Do in Waikiki - Hit the Beach, Listen to Music, Take in a Show

Mickey Dora personified the rebel-surfer; inspiring a generation to defy convention and take off on that wave. But he was also a mystery and a tangle of contradictions.   At the height of his influence, he disappeared. Did he know something about the future? Or was he on the run from his past ? Follow one man's search for the legendary Mickey Dora; what happens when a lost idol doesn't want to be found?

Mickey Dora personified the rebel-surfer; inspiring a generation to defy convention and take off on that wave. But he was also a mystery and a tangle of contradictions. At the height of his influence, he disappeared. Did he know something about the future? Or was he on the run from his past ? Follow one man's search for the legendary Mickey Dora; what happens when a lost idol doesn't want to be found?

"The Kamehameha Royal Family" aboriginal people of Hawaii

legrandcirque: “ Hugo Stangenwald, Daguerreotype of the Kamehameha royal family of Hawaii, ca. Left to right: Kamehameha III (center) and his wife, Queen Kalama (right); Kamehameha IV (right.

waikiki oahu beach

Waikiki Beach and Diamond Head, Honolulu, Oahu Island, Hawaii I ©yuruphoto/Shutterstock