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Hawaii 2022

C and I have been talking about going to Hawaii for years but never found the right time, especially given a >10 hour flight from the East Coast. But now that we live in SoCal, we took the opportunity of some cheap airline tickets to book a quick trip to Hawaii in early February. I also used it as an excuse to celebrate passing my boards. After 10 years of medical preparation tests, the MCATs, USMLE Step 1,2,3, and ABIM medicine boards, I finally completed and passed my final two medical board licensing exams and am now triple boarded in Internal Medicine, Hematology, and Oncology!  Even though the flights were cheap (around $175 round trip), a trip to Hawaii still adds up with the airport parking fees, hotels (with hidden resort fees), and rental car fees. Still, we got in a few days of R&R, eating, hiking, and adventuring around the beautiful island. I hadn't been to Honolulu since medical school, so it was nice to go back, but it was C's first time. Next time, I want

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