Friday, August 7, 2020

Wonders of Europe

Most interesting wonders in Europe.

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...

Barnafoss

A group of rapids and smaller waterfalls on Hvítá river. Below the falls on the right bank of the river start Hraunfossar. Location, GPS coordinates: 64.7019...

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":...

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...

Öxarárfoss

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

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...

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...

Kvíslarfoss

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

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...