Due to urgent matters at the White House, Barack Obama arrived on a separate flight from his wife and daughters.
The cavalcade protecting the Obamas as they move around the Hawaii.
Greeting waiting supporters delighted to see the US Premier back in the place where he was raised.
This secluded waterfront residence in Kailua replaces the White House for a few days .
The island is surrounded by security boats protecting the VIP holiday guests.
High fiving the child of a serviceman.
The First Lady is smitten.
As parents themselves, the first couple were naturals with the precious cargo.
Michelle bounces a baby on her hip during the Christmas Day visit.
Relaxed hand in hand with his girls, Sasha and Malia.
Strolling with best friend Marty Nesbitt and their families.