from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • An inlet of the Pacific Ocean on the southern coast of Oahu, Hawaii, west of Honolulu. It became the site of a naval base after the United States annexed Hawaii in 1900. On Sunday, December 7, 1941, Japanese planes attacked the base, and the United States entered World War II the following day.


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  • Itinerary Meet the group in Split, and transfer by ferry to the island of Hvar, where you'll cycle by Jelsa, Stari Grad, the town Hvar, Vrboska, and Sucuraj.


  • Lodging Two nights in Jelsa, three nights in Korcula, and two nights in Dubrovnik.


  • The four main island towns are Hvar, Stari Grad, Jelsa and Vrboska.

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  • The landscape is spectacular and the other towns are also lovely: Jelsa, Stari Grad etc.

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