When volcanic rock and large iron deposits collide with the eroding powers of the ocean, red sand beaches are born. There are three major red sand beaches in the world: Kokkini Beach in Greece, Kaihalulu Beach in Hawaii, and one in the Galapagos.
Every year during late May thousands of people gather on the Ala Moana Beach in Hawaii to attend the annual Lantern Floating ceremony. Each lit lantern carries a message from the heart and it honours the loved ones that passed on. Last May over 40 000 of
Brilliant black sand at Punaluu Beach, Hawaii. If you plan to go to the Big Island of Hawaii I'm your "go to guy" for all of your Hawaii needs. I went to college at the University of Hawaii and have a vacation home just a short drive from Punaluu.