Category: Honolulu - Beaches

Hidden Gem

You'll come across the occasional nude sunbather at the narrow and twisting Diamond Head Beach, its sheltered bluffs affording more private nooks and corners than most. Once a gay cruising spot, it's...

Islands in the Stream

Located on the easternmost tip of Oahu, Makapu'u Beach Park is a favorite of board and body surfers. But currents and riptides in this protected alcove can make it dangerous, so heed...

Something For All

Locally known as Sherwood Forest, Waimanalo Bay Beach Park is one of the longest beaches in Honolulu, measuring nearly three miles. Close to downtown, it's popular with families, thanks to the barbecuing...

Sea Swimmers

Green turtles use Laniakea (Turtle) Beach as a breeding ground, crawling up on the shore and burying their eggs in the sand. If you miss mating season, from roughly July to December,...

‘Lost’ Opportunities

Attention Lost fans: Papa'iloa Beach serves as the main survivor camp on the ABC show as well as the Oceanic flight 815 crash site. Known locally as Police Beach, as state troopers...

Sun and Stars

All beaches in Hawaii are public property open to everyone -- which means that if you'd like to lie on the 800 feet of pristine sand abutting the luxurious Kahala Hotel &...

Sacred Surf

By far the most famous beach on the island, Sandy Beach has a reputation that hails from its intense break near shore. This translates into primetime body surfing and boogie boarding for...

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