Rainbow Underfoot

At the dawn of summer, and it's time to go somewhere – somewhere on the sea. Maybe this article will win you get out of his comfortable home and go for long sea-marvel to look at the marvelous. Punalu, Hawaii. Not only the pearl deep-sea hiatuses have a unique and mysterious black pearls, the beaches of this beautiful city are decorated with black velvet sand tsveta.Po legend, this volcanic sand owes its appearance goddess Pele – the goddess of Hawaiian volcanoes. According to the beliefs of local residents volcanic lava and black sand – is part of the goddess and she is very angry if someone takes them home. For those who doubt that, at the Museum Hawaii Volcanoes opened a permanent exhibition of fragments of lava and black sand, which was returned by tourists from around the world and asking them to forgive.

Papakolea, Hawaii. Volcanoes – the main 'suppliers' of colored sand on our planet. Known as the green sand beach, or even Pu'u Mahana, Papakolea Beach deserves its name. The sand here is olive-green tint due to the presence in its chips semiprecious stone, called olivine. Pfeiffer, California.

Motley sand. California – the legendary staff is here to 'rainbow' beauty can be run through the morning sun in the morning on the beach Pfeiffer. Rocks offers spectacular stretch of beach with an unusual sand, and enormous arch-shaped rock looks great in the rays of the setting sun kalliforniyskogo. Closes this remarkable list of Maui, with its red sand. Maui is much older than his Big brother, and the volcano Haleakala is almost in a sleep state. Almost, because the last eruption happened in the XVIII century, and still needs to happen about once or twice before finally extinguished volcano. Many people think of Maui the most attractive island of the archipelago and the red sand played a significant role. Beach Hyams Beach in Jervis Bay Bay has the white sand in the world. Guinness Book of Records did not fail to place this sign on their pages. Bay Jervis Bay Just two hours drive south of Sydney.