Tuesday, January 21, 2020

Blowhole in Waianapanapa State Park

This blowhole sometimes produces violent, powerful fountains of sea water. For the most time though it emits a hissing, roaring sound and fountains of...

South Point Blowhole

A sinkhole of sea cave just some 15 m from the shore. Here the volcanic rock has been washed out by powerful waves. During...

Keahole Point blowhole

One of the rather many blowholes in this area, formed on lava bed which reached the sea here. At rough weather the fountain from...

Spouting Horn in Kauai

A hissing and roaring blowhole which creates up to 15 m high jets of water. Location, GPS coordinates: 21.88469 N 159.49338 W Categories: Blowholes Values: Geology, Visual Rating: Where is located? Oceania, United...

Haiku Stairs

Dangerous stairway with (possibly) 3922 steps. Originally built in 1943 for a secret war-time radio station. Currently it is illegal to climb due to...

Nakalele Blowhole

Impressive blowhole in the lava fields of Maui. The approximately 30 m tall fountain beats from a shallow pool close to the sea. Location, GPS...

Kaumana Caves

One of the numerous lava caves in Hawaii Islands, one of the easiest to access. Kaumana Cave is 2 196 m long and the...

Ulupo Heiau

Enormous ancient temple with 55 by 43 m large platform. Walls of the platform rise up to 9 m tall. The temple reached the...

Pu’u Loa Petroglyphs

One of the largest petroglyph sites in Polynesia. Content of the images is linked to a cult of life. Location, GPS coordinates: 19.29194 N 155.12406 W Categories: Petroglyphs...

Pu’u O Mahuka Heiau

The largest heiau - ancient Hawaiian temple - in O'ahu. It was built in the 17th - 18th century and the area of the...