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The Hawaiian Chronicles – Our Hawaiian Cruise Adventures - Travels Across America #2 - cover

The Hawaiian Chronicles – Our Hawaiian Cruise Adventures - Travels Across America #2

Paul R. Wonning

Publisher: Mossy Feet Books

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The Hawaiian Chronicles – Our Hawaiian Adventures serves as both a journal of our Hawaiian cruise adventure and as a guide of the various types of cruises available for visitors to tour our 50th State. It is possible for vacationers to tour all of the major islands on a single, seven-day journey. This guide does not attempt to cover all of the destination to visit on the islands. The Hawaiian Chronicles – Our Hawaiian Adventures lists the major cruise lines and the types of cruises they offer. Contact information for the cruise lines is included in the book.

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