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Vanuavaolu Destination Guide

Explore Vanuavaolu in Solomon Islands.

Vanuavaolu in the region of Solomon Islands (general) is located in Solomon Islands - some 27 mi (or 44 km) East of Honiara, the country's capital city.

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Time in Vanuavaolu is now 07:49 PM (Friday). The local timezone is named "Pacific / Guadalcanal" with an UTC offset of 11 hours. Depending on your budget, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Tutumu, Suaghi, Sirokakara, Sandeleni, Lauru or Au. Since you are here already, consider visiting Vanuavaolu, Tumumbosa, Taivu, Tadhighalagha, Sandikepi and Mbambala. We saw some hobby films in the internet. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.






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Solomon Islands

03:36 min ( January 17, 2008 by tartansuitcase)
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A Brief overview of the Solomon Islands, featuring local music by the Gilbertese villagers of Ghizo

World War 2 Amtraks

00:44 min ( November 06, 2009 by Ozicop)
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World War 2 Amtraks left in the Solomon Islands after the battle for Henderson Field


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Interesting facts about this location

Actions along the Matanikau

The Actions along the Matanikau—sometimes referred to as the Second and Third Battles of the Matanikau—were two separate but related engagements, which took place in the months of September and October 1942, among a series of engagements between the United States and Imperial Japanese naval and ground forces around the Matanikau River on Guadalcanal during the Guadalcanal campaign.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -9.4, 160.35 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags: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

Lengo Channel

In the Solomon Islands, the waters between the Florida Islands and Taivu Point on the northeast of Guadalcanal are divided by reefs into (from north to south) Nggela Channel, Sealark Channel, and Lengo Channel. They connect Ironbottom Sound to the west with Indispensable Strait to the east.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -9.4, 160.35 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:Straits of the Solomon Islands

Sealark Channel

In the Solomon Islands, the waters between the Florida Islands and Taivu Point on the northeast of Guadalcanal are divided by reefs into (from north to south) Nggela Channel, Sealark Channel, and Lengo Channel. They connect Ironbottom Sound to the west with Indispensable Strait to the east.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -9.4, 160.35 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 mi away.
Tags:Straits of the Solomon Islands

Nggela Channel

In the Solomon Islands, the waters between the Florida Islands and Taivu Point on the northeast of Guadalcanal are divided by reefs into (from north to south) Nggela Channel, Sealark Channel and Lengo Channel. They connect Ironbottom Sound to the west with Indispensable Strait to the east.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -9.4, 160.35 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 11 mi away.
Tags:Straits of the Solomon Islands

USS George F. Elliott (AP-13)

USS George F. Elliott (AP-13) was a Heywood-class transport acquired by the U.S. Navy during World War I and then reacquired by the Navy for service as a troop carrier during World War II. In 1942 she was attacked off Guadalcanal by Japanese planes and sank shortly thereafter.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -9.4, 160.35 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 15 mi away.
Tags:1918 ships, Heywood-class attack transports, Ships built in Alameda, California, Ships sunk by aircraft, Shipwrecks in Ironbottom Sound, Shipwrecks in the Pacific Ocean, Shipwrecks in the Solomon Sea, Troop ships, Troop ships of the United States, World War II auxiliary ships of the United States, World War II naval ships of the United States