Saturday, January 25, 2020

Wonders of Africa

Most interesting wonders in Africa

Nabro Volcano

Impressive, 2,218 m tall (before the eruption) stratovolcano which was considered to be extinct until it erupted unexpectedly in 13 June 2011. There might...

Blowhole at Port St Johns

Very impressive blowhole which hits a nice, up to 20 m high fountain. Location, GPS coordinates: 31.64988 S 29.52782 E Categories: Blowholes Values: Geology, Visual Rating: Where is located? Africa, South Africa, East...

Pointe au Sel Blowhole (Le Souffleur)

This blowhole has formed on an old lava flow from the Piton des Neiges. Usually it creates some meters tall fountain but during the...

Hummock Point Blowhole

Impressive, a bit slanted blowhole in lava beds at the sea. Location, GPS coordinates: 7.9172 S 14.32852 W Categories: Blowholes Values: Geology, Visual Rating: Where is located? Africa, Ascension Island, north-eastern part, at...

Le Souffleur in Mauritius

Blowhole in volcanic cliffs. It "works" only at certain weather conditions - but then the water shoots up to 15 - 18 m high....