Tag Archives: Honolulu

Venus Transit Retro-Blog: Pearl Harbor

If you have even the slightest interest in naval history, Honolulu implies Pearl Harbor.  A casual look at the city road map  hints at Honolulu’s rich  history,  and there are  naval-based street names scattered throughout the city. I thought it … Continue reading

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Venus Transit Retro-Blog: Honolulu

The Sky and Telescope Venus Transit tour base of operations was on Waikoloa Beach on the Big Island of Hawaii. To get there from Ottawa, I had to spend at least one night in Honolulu. There’s a simple expression to … Continue reading

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In Transit to the Transit

Okay, I guess it’s reasonably safe to reveal what I’m up to. At the moment, I’m in a nice hotel room on the west side of the Big Island of Hawaii, getting ready to join the rest of the Sky … Continue reading

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