Saturday, January 25, 2020

Wonders of Europe

Most interesting wonders in Europe.

Kvíslarfoss

The fifth waterfall (in parallel with Hrísvaðsfoss) in the chain of six - seven waterfalls on the lower part of Dynjandisá stream, below the...

Þjófafoss on Bærjargil

The last large waterfall on Stórilækur River is the 15 meters tall Þjófafoss. This is a waterfall with a single plunge, sliding down along...

Viðey í þjórsá (Minnanúpshólmi)

This 270 by 180 m large island is covered with a virgin forest, mostly consisting of birch trees. Here grow some 70 species of...

Faxi

Magnificent, large waterfall. The main part of the waterfall is some 80 - 85 m wide and 7 m high. The stream here encircles...

Ingvararfoss

Some 1-2 m tall waterfall a little above the better known Aldeyjarfoss. Location, GPS coordinates: 64.3269 N 20.1204 W Categories: Waterfalls Values: Geology, Visual Rating: Where is located? Europe, Iceland, Norðurland eystra, on...

Neðriheiðarfoss

small waterfall on Austurgil stream. Location, GPS coordinates: 64.0229 N 16.9677 W Categories: Waterfalls Values: Geology, Visual Rating: Where is located? Europe, Iceland, Austurland, Skaftafell, on Austurgil stream Stream:Austurgil { "@context": "http://schema.org/", "@type": "Review", "author": { "@type": "Person", "name": "Wondermondo" }, "itemReviewed":...

Öxarárfoss

This waterfall is some 7 m tall and falls in Almannagjá gorge - a divide between North American and Eurasian tectonic plates. It is...

Efri-Austurheiðarfoss

A nice, small waterfall, several meters high which can be admired while walking on Skaftafell tourist trails. Location, GPS coordinates: 64.0275 N 16.9605 W Categories: Waterfalls Values: Geology, Visual Rating: Where is...

Ullarfoss

Some 7 m tall waterfall on the lucid, spring-fed Svartá River. Location, GPS coordinates: 65.3954 N 17.3066 W Categories: Waterfalls Values: Geology, Visual Rating: Where is located? Europe, Iceland, Norðurland eystra, on Svartá...

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...