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Ke’e Beach

 Ke’e BeachKapaa, United StatesThis is a long hike that we were not prepared for. We only made it to the beach but there’s a lot more.

Makalawena Beach

 Makalawena BeachKailua-Kona, United StatesMakalawena is one of the most beautiful beaches I’ve ever seen! You hike through lava fields and beach for about 30-40 minutes before you come up on this beach paradise! Make sure you find the freshwater pools! There were no waves to surf on this day, but the snorkeling was great! #snorkeling #hiking

Hanalei Bay

 Hanalei BayHanalei, United StatesGreat spot for sandy bottom begginer #surfing on small to medium day theres good shade and picnic tables so definitely a place to post up all day

Laniakea Beach

 Laniakea BeachHaleiwa, United StatesSearching for waves. Lani’s looks good – fast and barreling. Only downside: it’s crowded today! Better during midweek. #surfing #thesearch #crowded #northshore #lanis

Velzyland Beach

 Velzyland BeachHaleiwa, United StatesSwell dropped and barely breaking at high tide #surfing #northshore #vland

Waimea Bay Beach Park

 Waimea Bay Beach ParkHaleiwa, United StatesThe Rock at Waimea Bay is the perfect way to get your blood flowing! It’s perfect when the ocean in calm, however beware in the winter months as the waves in the bay can reach heights of 60ft #cliffjumping

Kahana Bay Beach Park

 Kahana Bay Beach ParkHauula, United States#camping #oahu #hawaii #kahanabay #camp #kayak #ocean #sunrise #tent #grill #campsite

Hanauma Bay

 Hanauma BayHonolulu, United StatesHanauma Bay is beautiful! A bit touristy for my taste but an amazing protected place to see some tropical fish in the ocean! #snorkeling

Makapu’u Beach

 Makapu’u BeachWaimanalo, United StatesThis is the view of Makapuu beach looking down from Makapuu Point. #hiking

Maui Sunset

 Maui SunsetKihei, United StatesMy Favorite Beach

Malaekahana Beach Campground

 Malaekahana Beach CampgroundKihei, United StatesAmazing campground right on a beautiful beach for really cheap!
#camping #campground

Beach 69

 Beach 69Waimea, United StatesAwesome beach for kids, great snorkeling, soft white sand and lots of natural shade and cool tress to climb on. #beach #familybeach

Papakolea Green Sand Beach

 Papakolea Green Sand BeachNaalehu, United StatesSometimes you just end up bodysurfing on a green sand beach! Very cool olivine beach right by south point on Big Island! You need at 4×4 to get there!

Holualoa Bay

 Holualoa BayKailua-Kona, United StatesThe backyard! Holualoa Bay in Kailua-Kona #surfing #hawaii #aloha

Kahaka Kai State Park

 Kahaka Kai State ParkKailua-Kona, United StatesBeautiful beach and tons of turtles! #hawaii #aloha

Kukio “keiki” beach

 Kukio “keiki” beachHolualoa, United StatesGreat place to spend the day. Enter through the Kukio development gate and ask them for a beach pass to get through the gate. Numbers of beach passes are limited though so it pays to go early… Especially on weekends or holidays. #beach #hawaii

Kua Bay

 Kua BayKailua-Kona, United StatesOne of the best beaches on the Kona coast. Also one of the busiest so definitely go early. Some great body surfing on offer during the higher tides and at low tide there was a family of honu (green sea turtles) in the shallows. Water clarity was amazing which made for some great images. #hawaii

Waipio Black Sand Beach

 Waipio Black Sand BeachHonokaa, United StatesValley of the kings. Probably one of the most spectacular valleys in all of the #hawaiian islands. The road is treacherous so make sure your rig can handle it if you plan on driving down. The land is sacred and much of it is private property so tread lightly and show respect.

 Waipio Black Sand BeachHonokaa, United StatesValley of the kings. Probably one of the most incredible valleys on earth. #aloha

Waikiki beach

 Waikiki beachHonolulu, United StatesThe famous Waikiki beach. The couple of miles of soft sand That make up the beach front of Waikiki has something for everyone and some of the best people watching to be found anywhere in the world.

Makalawena Beach

 Makalawena BeachKailua-Kona, United StatesGreat beach! Not the easiest place to find and takes either a mile walk or a serious 4×4 drive over the lava to get there but the effort is definitely worth it.

Ulua Beach Park

 Ulua Beach ParkKihei, United StatesPerfect views.