Raglan beach, magnificence at its best
If you are planning a trip down under to the beautiful and serene island of New Zealand, then be sure to include a visit to the Raglan beach in your itinerary. It is located west of the town of Hamilton and is a hot spot for surfing buffs from all over the world. Also known as the black sand coastline, the Raglan beach is truly a surfer’s paradise and with a sound technique and a proper wave, one can surf for approximately 2 kilometers at a stretch.
Even if surfing isn’t your forte, you can enjoy a relaxing swim at the Raglan beach and ease out all the tensions in the world. With safe swimming zones flag marked, it is best advised to swim within the marked area. Apart from the beach, the Raglan area has other beautiful sites such as the Bridal Veil Falls and beautiful Mountains Taranaki and Karioi. One can also enjoy a walk through the city and enjoy the most amazing mix of bars, cafes and galleries.