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Apr 21, 2007, 6:25:05 PM
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Honaunau 'Apelila Ahiahi by wafox Honaunau 'Apelila Ahiahi by wafox
Honaunau 'Apelila Ahiahi is simply Hawaiian for "Honaunau April Evening"

This image was taken on sacred site. In the 16th century this was a place of refuge, providing sanctuary for defeated warriors, violators of taboos, and war criminals.

Today it is a national park and preserved for all to enjoy.

Here, as elsewhere along the Coast, lava flows (these from Mauna Loa) are the dominating coastline feature.
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moodydork May 19, 2007  Hobbyist Photographer
omg. i wish we had something like this where i am for me to take! it's beautiful!
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:iconwafox:
Thanks for the comment. I really give all the credit to mother nature.
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moodydork May 20, 2007  Hobbyist Photographer
haha... how modest of you...
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:iconnhung:
:wow: what a gorgeous view! i love the colors :nod:
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:iconwafox:
this is what we locals call a blah sunset. /shrug Guess I'm are spoiled. I'm really looking forward to getting some a bit more exciting.
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:iconnhung:
so for you it's something ordinary, but i don't see anything like this every day :)
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:iconwafox:
:) glad you like it and thanks a ton for the comments!
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:iconnhung:
you're very welcome :hug:
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