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Hawaii
We all have an image of a kind of tropical paradise that springs to mind whenever we hear its name, and how close to reality your image of Hawaii is is irrelevant, for the real thing will beat it. Sitting in the cobalt-turquoise pacific, Hawaii’s eight major islands house more than 400 distinct stunning beaches. Further inland lay huge canyons, lush rainforests, volcanoes and volcanic plains, mountains, and waterfalls.
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Top this all with a rich culture, friendly people, and an amazing array of wildlife to accompany fantastic weather, and you have a trip that is so much more than merely ‘worth it’ for the smart traveler. Hawaii became the 50th state of the US in 1959, a major turn in the history of a group of islands that can be studied as far back as 1700 years ago. Despite this changing the islands’ socio-political ideology, as well as its prosperity, everything about Hawaii’s culture and day-to-day show a stark contrast to that of the other 49 states. Everyone in Hawaii is a minority, including the original settlers who sailed there from Polynesia. Migrants from all over the world have come to Hawaii to work on its sugar and pineapple plantations (and live life in a paradise), meaning the islands are a huge melting pot of cultures, with almost 25% of the residents claiming ancestry of two or more races. The people here live life slowly but contently and are incredibly welcoming to outsiders, tourists, and travelers alike- a promotion of their liberal ‘aloha’ spirit. With its 750 miles of shoreline, there’s a beach perfect for everyone here, you even have the choice of sand color, with white sand, yellow sand, black sand, red sand, and even a green sand beach. Fittingly, Hawaii has some of the best beach weather on earth, and although the islands have a drier season in summer and a wetter season in winter, the temperatures keep at a steady warmth throughout. Home to the capital city Honolulu, Oahu is the busiest island and is home to 75% of Hawaii’s residents, who form a cosmopolitan mixing pot of cultures that creates fantastic fusion cuisine. Check out Honolulu’s markets, restaurants, and food trucks as well as visiting its monuments and museums. The north shore of the island is a mecca for surfers and hosts the Vans Triple Crown Surfing Competition each year. Maui island is actually the most famous for surfing and all things watersports. It has some of the world’s biggest waves, as well as beaches perfect for windsurfing, boogie boarding, and calmer coves for snorkeling. Inland, Maui offers extensive bamboo forests to hike through, and some epic waterfalls to check out. Hawaii island itself, AKA the ‘Big Island’, has a diverse landscape perfect for hiking that offers huge valleys like that of 2000-foot Waipio, volcanic plains, waterfalls and lush rainforests. Home to the world’s most active volcano in Kilauea, a top tip is to hike inside it using the Thurston Lava Tube –  a 450-foot-long tunnel created by Kilauea’s molten lava. This area is home to unique ecosystems cut off from the rest of the world. The waters surrounding the Big Island are equally prosperous for wildlife, with both bottlenose and spinner dolphins, sea turtles, sharks, and coral reefs forming gardens of color packed with tropical fish. From November until May, these waters, as well as those off Maui, are some of the world’s primary spots to breed for humpback whales, which can be observed with a local conservation group. Kauai, AKA the ‘Garden Isle’, is the most rugged of Hawaii’s islands. This is home to the gaping chasms of the dramatic Waimea Canyon, huge cliffs at the shoreline, and Hawaii’s only navigable river inland. The beaches on Kauai’s south coast offer jaw-dropping sunsets, and those on its north coast constitute another surfer community. All of Hawaii’s islands are completely different from one another, yet all offer something to the smart traveler. Hawaii is a playground for outdoor-types, as well as one of the most tropical and picturesque relaxation spots on our planet. Although travel here isn’t always cheap, the rewards are something to be said for, and totally justify our preconceptions of it as a real tropical paradise. Photo by Braden Jarvis on Unsplash
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