Take Your Best Shot: Hawaii

From a Waikiki rainbow to a wedding on Waimanalo Beach, here are some of our favorite Hawaii shots from the Travel Channel community.

Photo By: DebbieQueen

Photo By: DangerousBiz

Photo By: Nanditam

Photo By: Tbenglish

Photo By: BarbSolomon

Photo By: AlmondJoyceCruz

Photo By: Mrslowney

Photo By: John.Mantello

Photo By: BridgetHoffmanSippel

Photo By: DangerousBiz

Photo By: TinaStephanosViachos

Photo By: DangerousBiz

Photo By: Mrslowney

Photo By: John.Mantello

Horseback Riding in Maui

It’s horseback-riding time on the beach in Maui. Several riding stables and working ranches are located on the Hawaiian island.

Touring a sub at Pearl Harbor

Take a tour of the USS Bowfin, the “Pearl Harbor Avenger,” at the USS Bowfin Submarine Museum & Park at Pearl Harbor.

Rainbow on Waikiki

Somewhere over the rainbow … it’s time for sun and fun on Waikiki Beach.

Byodo Temple

Channel your inner spirit at the Byodo-In Temple, a non-denominational Buddhist temple on the island of Oahu.

Turtle Bay Resort

Away from the bustle of Honolulu, life at Turtle Bay Resort on North Shore Oahu unfolds at, well, a turtle’s pace.

Waikiki, Oahu Hawaii

While living in Waikiki, Oahu, the best way to get around town is on a bike.

Kualoa Beach Park

Huge lawns and panoramic views -- 2 great ways to keep the kids entertained at Kualoa Beach Park in Oahu. 

Maui Tribal Dance

A fiery dance accompanied one couple’s Maui honeymoon.

Wedding on Waimanalo Beach

The longest stretch of sandy shoreline on Oahu, Waimanalo Beach is a great place to tie the knot. Just ask this couple.

Laniakea Beach

Nicknamed “Turtle Beach,” Laniakea Beach is a well-known surfing spot on Oahu’s North Shore. But the star attraction here is -- you guessed it -- the beach’s turtles.

USS Arizona

Revisit the first attack on the US during World War II at the USS Arizona Memorial in Honolulu.

Hanauma Bay

They don’t call Hanauma Bay a snorkeler’s paradise for nothing. The bay is a protected marine life conservation area and underwater park.

Lanikae Beach

A visitor sits atop one of the "pillboxes," the nickname for Lanikai Beach's WWII bunkers, on a hike overlooking the Oahu Beach.

Paddleboardin' in Maui

A visitor goes paddle boarding on Maui’s clear, blue waters.

Next Up

Hawaii's Best Water Sports

The pristine waters off the Hawaiian Islands are the perfect playground for your aquatic, adventurous spirit.

Best Cruises to See Hawaii

Jason Leppert, one of our cruise vacation experts, gives travelers a list of the best cruise lines to see Hawaii and surrounding islands, including Kauai and Maui.

Dallas' Best Nightlife

Enjoy Dallas after dark with our top 5 nightlife picks.

Best Las Vegas Saloons

Check out some of the best saloons located on the Las Vegas Strip.

Best Las Vegas Steakhouses

Check out some of the best steakhouses Las Vegas has to offer.