We stayed in a home on Waimanalo Beach down from the camping area in March 2017. There were some homeless people staying more along the beachline in makeshift tents but they were harmless and very nice. They mostly kept to themselves. Most were not locals - we met a couple from the US actually that purposely went to Hawaii homeless.
Because of constant volcanic activity, you'll find white sands and black sands on the island of Hawaii. Located on the southeastern Kau coast, Punaluu Black Sand Beach is one of the most famous black sand beaches in Hawaii. Located between the towns of Pahala and Naalehu in Kau, Punaluu Black Sand Beach's jet black shores are an unforgettable sight.
Kapolei, Oahu. Kapolei is located on Oahu's south shore, about 25 miles (40 km) west of downtown Honolulu. In the past, the land where Kapolei is now located was agricultural land, used for sugarcane and pineapple production. Today, Kapolei is rapidly growing and already has a population of 15,186.
Ewa Beach, Oahu. Ewa Beach is located on Oahu's leeward coast (near the southwestern tip of the island), about 20 miles (32 km) west of downtown Honolulu. The word “ewa” means “stray” in the Hawaiian language, referring to a myth that says that one day the Gods were playing a game of ulu maika.
Waialua is a census-designated place and North Shore community in the Waialua District on the island of O ʻ ahu, City & County of Honolulu, Hawaii, United States. As of the 2010 Census, the CDP had a population of 3,860. Waialua was one of the six original districts of ancient Hawaii on the island, known as moku.
Hau'ula is a small town located on Oahu's northeastern shore, about 30 miles (48 km) north of Honolulu. There is a small commercial center, with a few shops and a supermarket in the town's center. Hauula Beach Park is a popular gathering and camping place among local residents, especially during weekends.
Kalaniana'ole Beach Park (Nanakuli Beach Park) Kalaniana'ole Beach Park (Nanakuli Beach Park), Oahu Nanakuli Beach Park (see more photos), located in Nanakuli on Oahu's leeward (west) coast, is a 40-acre park with a long and wide sand beach (about 500 feet long and 125 feet wide – 152 m x 38 m).
There are 19 islands in total that make up the state of Hawaii and provide a great point to begin exploring this beautiful place. There are several other bases located on Oahu: Pearl Harbor Naval Base, Schofield Army Barracks, and Hickam Air Force Base. Weather. The weather in Hawaii is beautiful.
Kalaeloa is a census-designated place (CDP) in Honolulu County, Hawaii, United States. The population was 48 at the 2010 census. The community occupies the location of the former Naval Air Station Barbers Point, which was closed in 1999 and subsequently transferred to the State of Hawai ʻ i.
Heeia State Park is located at Kealohi Point in Kaneohe Bay on Oahu’s windward side and provides scenic views of one of Hawaii’s largest fishponds as well as Heeia-Kea Harbor. Three of Oahu’s five remaining ancient fishponds are located on Kaneohe Bay.