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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.
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Waikiki

a resort area in Hawaii, on SE Oahu: a suburb of Honolulu
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When strolling along the shores of Waikiki Beach, people tend to notice the beautiful green-blue water and the majestic waves making their way to the sand.
Of course, most tourists are here for the beaches and luckily for me our hotel, the Outrigger Reef Waikiki Beach Hotel, is located directly on the most famous Hawaiian shoreline of all.
"We are excited that Hilton Hawaiian Village Waikiki Beach Resort will be featured in this rousing reimagining, and the destruction of the Rainbow Tower for the film is a testament to the power of this Hilton icon as an important character in Honolulu's history."
Your cruise will then start off at Honolulu, home to the famous Waikiki beach, where you could test out your surfing skills.
The Waikiki Beach Wave Pool at the Big Surf Waterpark in Tempe, Ariz., was recognized by the Society for being the first inland surfing facility in North America.
One of the most ideal destinations for a summer getaway is by far the beautiful beachfront neighborhood of Waikiki Beach in Honolulu.
Adding to his leisure sales responsibilities at Trump International Hotel(TM) Waikiki Beach Walk, Ito will be taking on a broader role, representing the entire TRUMP HOTEL COLLECTION brand to the Asia-Pacific markets.
WAIKIKI BEACH SERVICES: Learn surfing, outrigger canoeing, stand-up paddling, and catamaran sailing from a crew of rugged, experienced beach boys.
Moving to Honolulu and legendary Waikiki Beach on the island of Oahu, the chain's third largest, I was introduced to Brian Keaulana.
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Cushman & Wakefield Sonnenblick Goldman's Global Hospitality Group announced that the firm arranged a $47.5 million financing for the acquisition of the Courtyard Waikiki Beach, a 401-room select service property located in central Honolulu, Hawaii.