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Hawaii

Hawaii

Hawaii is the 50th and most recent U.S. state to join the United States, having gained admission to the United States on August 21, 1959. Hawaii is the only U.S. state located in Oceania and the only one made up entirely of islands. It is the northernmost island group in Polynesia, occupying most of an archipelago in the central Pacific Ocean. Hawaii's diverse natural scenery, warm tropical climate, abundance of public beaches, oceanic surroundings, and active volcanoes make it a popular destination for tourists, surfers, biologists, and volcanologists alike. Due to its central location in the Pacific as well as labor migration in the 19th century, Hawaii is strongly influenced by ... more on Wikipedia

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The Best Beaches in Hawaii 670 votes What are the best beaches in Hawaii? The beaches of Hawaii are among the most beautiful beaches in the U.S. and the world. F...
The Best Hawaiian Beaches for Surfing 119 votes This is a ranked list of the best Hawaiian beaches for surfing as voted on by men and women. These beaches include Ke’ei Bea...
22 Famous People Who Were Born in Hawaii 66.1k views This list contains information about celebrities who were born in Hawaii, loosely ranked by fame and popularity. Several fam...

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