Asilomar State Beach in Pacific Grove, CA (midway up coast)- cool tide pools. Monterey Bay is close by, too, which has a cool aquarium with an open-sea aquarium that lets marine life come and go from the sea to be observed.
Next family trip? Lake Hillier, Australia - This is an actual "pink-colored lake".in Western Australia. From above the lake appears a solid bubble gum pink.Unlike other pink lakes in the world.the pink color can be found to be permanent.