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Waikiki

(wīkēkē`), famous beach and resort center SE of Honolulu on SE Oahu island, Hawaii. Tourism is the economic mainstay; Waikiki is known the world over for its beach and recreational facilities, especially surfing. Luxury hotels are abundant. Waikiki has a zoo, an aquarium, exotic flora, and excellent shopping. Fort DeRussy is located there. Diamond HeadDiamond 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
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 crater is nearby.

Waikiki

a resort area in Hawaii, on SE Oahu: a suburb of Honolulu
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The next morning we returned to O'ahu for our return flights to the UK, but there was just enough time for a surfing lesson on Waikiki Beach.
Hilton Hotels & Resorts is launching a number of Godzilla-themed consumer promotions, including a chance to win a five-night stay at Hilton Hawaiian Village Waikiki Beach Resort, round-trip airfare to Hawaii and ground transportation for two and $500 spending money.
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Hyatt Hotels Corporation (NYSE: H), a US-based company that operates 207 Hyatt Hotels and Resorts worldwide, has announced the opening of the Diamond Head Tower, of the Hyatt Place Waikiki Beach Hotel, in Waikiki Beach, Hawaii, US.
The Courtyard Waikiki Beach, which was recently renovated, is located at 400 Royal Hawaiian Avenue and situated 10 miles from the Honolulu International Airport.
Using Insituform CIPP on this project will allow continued access to Waikiki Beach throughout the duration of the project.
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The couple married two months later on Waikiki Beach in Hawaii.
HONOLULU - It is the iconic image of the island of Oahu, perhaps of Hawaii itself: Diamond Head jutting majestically from the eastern curve of Waikiki Beach, like the prow of a clipper ship, rising above a swath of white sand and a forest of high-rises.
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Diamond Head is on the Honolulu side of Oahu and can be seen from Honolulu's Waikiki Beach.