THE HOTEL the couple was honeymooning in was totally destroyed by the tsunami. The aftermath shows what was left of it. Photo courtesy of Will Robins
THE RESORT island of Phuket is shown prior to the destruction that devastated in the 2004 earthquake and tsunami. Will and Amanda Robins were staying in a hotel that can be seen in the bottom right of the picture. After being washed away, they ended up in the ocean to the left of the island. Photo courtesy of Will Robins
WILL ROBINS, a former golf pro and current instructor spoke at the El Dorado County Chamber of Commerce luncheon on Feb. 13 about his experience surviving a tsunami in 2004 and how it changed his life. Democrat photo by Michael Raffety
AMANDA AND WILL ROBINS saw their honeymoon change their lives in a very dramatic way.