I then went for a walk up the hill from my apartment. I find that I can sleep better with some strenuous exercise. Just a bit up Nuuanu Avenue/Pali Highway was this magnificent Chinese Buddhist Church:
Then a series of consulates. Philippines, Taiwan and South Korea:
I've always admired the orchid tree, more accurately Bauhinia blakeana. All these trees originated in the Hong Kong Botanic Garden:
I was the creator and chef for my best salmon meal. I'll keep it simple. Fry half a dozen garlic cloves in coconut oil, toss in the salmon, and top with white truffles, basil pesto sauce, capers and french fried onions.
Accompanied by a sashimi (toro) salad, rice and glass of Stanford Highway 12 2009 Sonoma Meritage (just arrived two weeks ago), for now I'll call it Salmon Pearl. Next time I'll have this with a Pearl Martini.