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Delve into Lame in Solomon Islands!

Lame in the region of Solomon Islands (general) is a city in Solomon Islands - some 26 mi (or 42 km) South-East of Honiara, the country's capital.

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Current time in Lame is now 11:37 PM (Sunday). The local timezone is named "Pacific / Guadalcanal" with an UTC offset of 11 hours. Depending on your travel modalities, these larger destinations might be interesting for you: Verambou, Tutumu, Tenadhugha, Sirokakara, Na Naro or Buala. While being here, make sure to check out Malohu, Lame, Kolochulu and Haisavoria as well. We encountered some videos in the web. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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Videos

Solomon Islands Serenade ~ an underwater...

03:19 min ( May 30, 2012 by UnderseaProductions)
Views: 2,918 - Rating: 5/5

Underwater video highlights from a 9-day shoot in the Solomon Islands, May 2012. For a complete shot list (locations and species names), pop over to our Blog: www.underseaproductions.com

Solomon Islands Mission Trip July 2010 w...

04:23 min ( August 26, 2010 by lynetteb2000)
Views: 1,997 - Rating: 5/5

A short video of my first mission trip to the Solomon Islands, OMG it was awesome and one of the best experiences I've had. FYI, music is by Scripture Vibrations - "Bring them to Jesus"


P39N Airacorba and Douglas SBD-4 Dauntle...

06:59 min ( July 13, 2012 by Dean Pasko)
Views: 242 - Rating: 5/5

Video of dives on P39N Airacorba and Douglas Dountess WWII plane wrecks in Munda, Solomon Islands

Solomon Islands and surroundings travele...

02:22 min ( November 12, 2010 by TripAdvisorTRIPWOW)
Views: 206 - Rating: 0/5

Tripwow.tripadvisor.com - Tour of Solomon Islands created at TripWow by TravelPod TripAdvisor TripWow Slideshow of Solomon Islands by TravelPod. Cities visited on this trip: - Honiara, Solomon Islands...


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Interesting facts about this location

Guadalcanal

Guadalcanal (Isatabu) is a tropical island in the South-Western Pacific. The largest island in the Solomons, it was discovered by the Spanish expedition of Álvaro de Mendaña in 1568. The name comes from Guadalcanal, a village in the province of Seville, in Andalusia, Spain, birthplace of Pedro de Ortega Valencia, a member of Mendaña's expedition. During 1942-43 it was the scene of bitter fighting between Japanese and American troops; the American forces were ultimately victorious.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -9.63, 160.28 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 7 mi away.
Tags:Guadalcanal, Islands of the Solomon Islands

Gold Ridge (mine)

Gold Ridge is a mine on Guadalcanal, Solomon Islands, about 30 km south east of the capital Honiara. The Gold Ridge mine was operated by Ross Mining N.L. and Delta Gold Ltd between 1998 and 2000 but had to be abandoned because of civil unrest. In 2003 it was acquired from the political risk insurers by Australian Solomons Gold. Allied Gold acquired the company in 2010 and subsequently rebuilt the mine. Production was restarted at the end of 2010.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -9.63, 160.28 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 10 mi away.
Tags:Gold mines in the Solomon Islands, Surface mines in the Solomon Islands

Koli Airfield

Also known as "Bomber 3 Field", Koli Airfield is a former World War II airfield on Guadalcanal, Solomon Islands in the South Pacific, located near Koli Point, fifteen miles east of Henderson Field, close to the Metapona River to the east and the Naumbu River to the west. The airfield was abandoned after the war and today is almost totally returned to its natural state.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -9.63, 160.28 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 14 mi away.
Tags:Airfields of the United States Army Air Forces in the Pacific Ocean theatre of World War II

Koli Point action

The Koli Point action, during 3–12 November 1942, was an engagement between U.S. Marine Corps and U.S. Army forces and Imperial Japanese Army forces around Koli Point on Guadalcanal during the Guadalcanal campaign. The U.S. forces were under the overall command of Major General Alexander Vandegrift, while the Japanese forces were under the overall command of Lieutenant General Harukichi Hyakutake. In the engagement, U.S. Marines from the 7th Marine Regiment and U.S.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -9.63, 160.28 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 14 mi away.
Tags:1942 in Japan, 1942 in the Solomon Islands, Battles and operations of World War II involving the Solomon Islands, Battles of World War II involving Japan, Battles of World War II involving the United States, Conflicts in 1942, Military history of Japan during World War II, Pacific Ocean theatre of World War II, United States Marine Corps in World War II

Carney Airfield

Carney Airfield is a former World War II airfield on Guadalcanal, Solomon Islands in the South Pacific. It is located near Koli Point about fifteen miles from Henderson Field, closes to the Metapona River to the east and the Naumbu River to the west. The airfield was abandoned after the war and today is almost totally returned to its natural state.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -9.63, 160.28 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 16 mi away.
Tags:Airfields of the United States Army Air Forces in the Pacific Ocean theatre of World War II, USAAF Air Transport Command Airfields - Pacific