Tuesday, May 19, 2020

Wonders of Europe

Most interesting wonders in Europe.

Arnarstapi Blowholes

A group of some three blowholes at the famous Arnarstapi cliffs and natural arches. If the sea is rough, the blowholes may produce mighty...

Boscastle Blowhole

Nearly horizontal blowhole which can be observed shortly before or after low tide, at rough sea. Sometimes the fountains go some 30 - 40...

Bufones de Pria

Unusual landscape - coastal cliffs that have been pierced by many blowholes. At the right direction of wind, there can be seen 20-30 m...

Bufones de Santiuste

A group of blowholes, the tallest create up to 40 m tall fountains. Very impressive natural monument which resembles some of the most powerful...

Bufones de Arenillas

A group of sinkholes - blowholes. Some of Europe's most impressive blowholes which have up to 40 m high fountains (if counted from the...

Bufadero de la Garita

Amazing, unusual vortex - blowhole. This constantly changing basin has formed in prismatic basalt. As the waves come, it rises, flooding over the rims....

McSwyne’s Gun

Impressive blowhole. Until the 1908ies its fountain was some 60 - 90 m high and could be heard more than 10 kilometres away. Now...

Sonda Chica

Some 3 - 4 m high blowhole with a narrow fountain - it is similar to a geyser. Location, GPS coordinates: 29.26851 N 13.47286 W Categories: Blowholes Values: Geology, Visual Rating: Where...

Blaster Hole on the Horse of Copinsay

Sea jet and also blowhole which have formed in this small island - sea stack. At strong winds from the east the water jets...

Devil’s Bellows on Asparagus Island

A slanted plume of water which shoots through a narrow hole which goes through the rocky island. Here is also Post Office or Devil's...