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sand castle

a mass of sand moulded into a castle-like shape, esp as made by a child on the seashore
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Umm, Cody, umm, your sand castle is really nice," Nicole began.
His Highness Shaikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, attended a ceremony held by Mayed Al Falasi on the wedding of his son to the daughter of Abdullah bin Humaid Al Shamsi on Friday at Sand Castle on the Dubai-Al Ain Road.
8220;We like to go above and beyond for our guests,” says Nancy Gallimore, owner of The Sand Castle Bed and Breakfast, who also provides a complimentary chair, umbrella and towels for use at the beach.
Events include beach parties, sand castle competitions, parades, book signing, cleanups and pledge drives.
who was building an elaborate sand castle, maybe eight, maybe nine years
The sand castle restaurant took three days to build and contains around 100 tonnes of sand.
The water's like glue," said Huntington Beach resident Greg Gilger, whose monstrous sand sculpture "Green Dragon" won first place this year in the 75th annual Great Sand Castle Contest in Granada Beach on Saturday.
The sun rises over Forward Operating Base (FOB) Santa Fe, located in "The Box" at the National Training Center (NTC), Fort Irwin, California, for another rotation of Operation Sand Castle, where the 412th Engineer Command serves as the action agent for the United States Army Reserve Command's current Army Force Generation exercise.
I built my dream sand castle on a beach in San Diego.
20th Annual South Padre Island Sand Castle Days (South Padre Island, Texas)
Tim's architecture/engineering firm developed the plans for The Sand Castle where two people died after falling fifteen stories.