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Airfare, hotels, guided tours and pricey luaus — a Hawaii vacation can add up, especially now that hotel room prices are back on the rise. But walk past the expensive hotels in Waikiki, the tourist epicenter of Honolulu, and the greatest attraction of all awaits, for free: the beach. With miles of coastline in Oahu, there's certain to be a sand, sea and surf spot to your liking. But if that's not enough, there are plenty of other great things to see and do without spending a dime.