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Exploring Pearl Street Beach's Arch Rock

Laguna Beach, California

Pearl Street Beach is a great spot to just chill and watch (and photograph) the sunset with friends and family. Parking for the beach can be found on S. Coast Hwy (the 1) and is meter parking.

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Explore Thousand Steps Beach

Laguna Beach, California

Park at the intersection of Highway 1 and 9th Ave in Laguna Beach. Walk down the steps—there are more like 300 than 1000—and once you hit the beach, head south.

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Beach Bonfire at Ocean Beach

San Francisco, California

Yes, it's often cold in the city.

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Exploring Rodeo Beach

Mill Valley, California

Rodeo beach is 10 minute drive past the Golden Gate. Pack up the car with a couple beverages and something to eat, then spend the afternoon and evening taking in the sunset.

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Camp at Francis Beach Campground

Half Moon Bay, California

If you love to log as much water time as possible, this little gem is the campsite for you.

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Catch a Sunset at Newport Pier

Newport Beach, California

Newport Pier is located just south of Huntington Beach at the center of the Balboa Peninsula. Balboa Pier, the more crowded pier of Newport Beach, is nearby to the south.

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Mellow Day at Waimea Bay

Haleiwa, Hawaii

If you're looking to get away from the summer crowds of Waikiki, you should consider heading to the North Shore.

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Hike the Makapu'u Point Lighthouse Trail

Honolulu, Hawaii

If you're looking to get moving and get your heart rate up or want a place to snap great photos, start with hiking to Makapu’u Lighthouse.

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