Diamond Head


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Diamond Head,

peak, 761 ft (232 m) high, along the rim of an extinct volcano, SE Oahu island, Hawaii. A prominent point in the Honolulu skyline, Diamond Head was designated a national natural landmark to protect its slopes from the commercial development along world-famous Waikiki Beach. U.S. Fort Ruger is at the northern end of the crater's floor. The crater was the site of an ancient Hawaiian burial ground.
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HONOLULU -- Jimmy Sotos had 14 points, 5 rebounds and a tournament-record 12 assists to pace five Bucknell starters in double-figure scoring, and the Bison beat UNLV 97-72 on Tuesday to claim third at the Diamond Head Classic.
We also got to take in Diamond Head in all its glory from a different angle, during an Atlantis evening cruise around the bay, which culminated in a huge firework display which lit up the shoreline.
This599-bed community with one, two, three and four bedroom floor plans, will have 13,000 sq ft of ground floor retail and structured parking, rooftop amenities like a fitness centre, outdoor terrace lounge, community kitchen, study lounges and gaming areas, all with views of Waikiki, Diamond Head and Manoa Valley.
The TV personality posted photos of the Waikiki Beach and Diamond Head on social media site Instagram.
Isaac Fleming scored 18 points off the bench to lead Hawaii past Colorado, 69-66, in the third-place game of the Diamond Head Classic.
Exemptions cover major projects such as the College of Pharmacy at UH-Hilo, Kapiolani Community College's Culinary Institute of the Pacific at Diamond Head and an advanced technology training center at Honolulu Community College.
They held a 6-2 record going into a matchup with the University of Akron Zips at the Diamond Head Classic, an annual eight-team invitational event.
US President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle react as they watch the Diamond Head basketball game between Oregon State and Akron during their Christmas vacation in Honolulu, Hawaii on December 22.
I.C.O.N have performed alongside such established artists as Diamond Head, Blaze Bayley, Witchfynde, Furyon, Zico Chain, Voodoo Six and Sworn to Oath.
They still pay extra for Diamond Head Ocean Views, waves now barely brown.
With its magnificent stretch of sand beach, inviting warm blue water, and dynamic view of Diamond Head, there's a very good reason that Honolulu's Waikiki was a favorite of the Hawaiian royal family and is still commonly considered the playground of the Pacific.