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Papakolea Beach/Green Sand Beach - Big Island, Hawaii

Posted By kperaka 1640 days ago on Travel

http://www.lifeasweexplore.com - Papakolea beach popularly known as Green Sand beach is one of our favorite beaches among all our travel destinations. This secluded shore of crystals like green sand close to the southern most point of the United States is simply out of this world. The green sand that gives this beach its name, is made up of fragments of a rich green mineral called Olivine, black lava rock and white corals. It is one of the only four green sand beaches in the entire world.  Papakolea [...]

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