Another update from Manny at SFO: Shawn wanted to take Tonie somewhere different for her birthday. So on Cyber Monday last November he shopped for travel deals to the island of Kauai. It turns out that it costs more to spend a week in Kauai from Hilo that it costs to fly to other more distant places from the San Francisco Bay Area. So it looks like we’re heading to New Zealand. Get this: It costs twice as much to fly to New Zealand from Honolulu as it does from San Francisco. With air miles, it’s more affordable to go to New Zealand! Shawn went there 10 years ago, and promised Tonie he’d take her there when she’d stop teaching. He’s making good on that promise now.
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