Most People Have No Idea This Incredible Cave Is Hiding In Hawaii
The Hawaiian Islands are undoubtedly full of magnificent geological wonders, especially on the Garden Isle. One of these awe-inspiring wonders, found on the northern coast of Kauai, is an otherworldly cave that glows with a striking blue light. Waikapalae Cave, also known as the blue room, is quite simply the stuff of dreams.
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Does the Blue Room look familiar to you? The grotto made a cameo in the 2011 film, Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides. Check out the clip where Captain Jack Sparrow discovers the “fountain of youth.”
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With more than 10 years of experience as a professional writer, Megan holds a degree in Mass Media from her home state of Minnesota. After college, she chose to trade in her winter boots for slippahs and moved to the beautiful island of Oahu, where she has been living for more than five years. She lives on the west side but is constantly taking mini-road trips across the island and visits the neighboring islands whenever she can getaway. She loves hiking, snorkeling, locally-grown coffee, and finding the best acai bowl on Oahu.
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