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Guam 2015: Breakfast at Pika’s Cafe in Tamuning

We ate breakfast inside our hotel on most of the 13 mornings we spent on Guam in April. But we ventured out a few times. Once we walked a block to a crowded Eggs ‘n Things at the entrance to … Continue reading

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Guam 2015: Visiting Tumon Sands Plaza and Joinus Restaurant

My wife’s niece Marie and her husband Pacifico invited us to lunch at a Japanese restaurant called Joinus one day during our stay in Guam in April. The Joinus Keyaki restaurant is located in the Tumon Sands Plaza, a luxury … Continue reading

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Guam 2015: Jesse and Ruby at the Outrigger

On four of the 13 nights we spent on Guam last month we dropped by the Bambu Bar and lounge in the lobby of the Outrigger Resort to listen to the music of Jesse and Ruby. They sing and play … Continue reading

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Guam 2015: Pale San Vitores Road at Night

Several times during our two-week stay on Guam last month we found ourselves at the end of the day listening to our favorite musicians, Jesse and Ruby, at the Outrigger Resort. We would then walk back up Pale San Vitores … Continue reading

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Guam 2015: Up and Down Pale San Vitores Road

Pale (pronounced “pah-lee”) is Chamorro for priest (derived from padre, the Spanish word for father) and Pale Diego Luis de San Vitores, a Spanish Jesuit, was the first Catholic priest on Guam. He arrived in 1668 and immediately began converting … Continue reading

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Guam 2015: Tumon Sunset

Our favorite spot for musical entertainment during our two-week stay in Guam was the Bambu Bar and lounge in the lobby of the Outrigger Hotel and we often dropped by on our way home from dinner somewhere else on Guam … Continue reading

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Guam 2015: Tumon Sunrise

Our flight departed San Francisco at 9 o’clock one morning and after a two-hour stopover in Hawaii our second flight landed in Guam at 6:30pm the next day. The bad news is that it took our bodies a few days … Continue reading

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Guam 2015: Where We Stayed on Guam

On my first two visits to Guam we stayed with my wife’s relatives and she always does this on her solo trips. But when we took our younger daughter and her husband to Guam eleven years ago we stayed at … Continue reading

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