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This beach, which in the past has been ranked #1 in the world, has been inhabited for more than 1,500 years. Royalty lived in the area during the 16th century. Today this town has a population of less than 40,000 residents and many celebrities live here. There are three islands within easy kayak distance from shore, two of which are bird sanctuaries. The town is named after the two lagoons/two currents that run through the bay.
Where in the World is This Destination?
Kailua Town/Lanikai Beach
Kailua Town and Lanikai Beach are located in the Ko’olaupoko District on the island of O’ahu in Hawaii. In the Hawaiian language, Kailua means “two seas” or “two currents”. One of the many things that make Kailua special is its world famous beaches, Kailua Beach on the winward coast of Kailua Bay and Lanikai Beach. With soft white sand and calm waters, Kailua Beach has been named in past years the world’s best beach. Flat Island and the Mokulua Islands (Moku Nui and Moku Iki) are an easy paddle from shore by kayak. Two of these three islands are bird sanctuaries.
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