Wednesday, January 29, 2020

Types of wonders

Description of wonders of the world

Frazer Blowhole

Collapsed sea cave - former blowhole. At high tide, certain wind directions and wave height here still is observed a vertical fountain but this...

Dudley Beach blowholes

Blowholes in granite fissures and also smaller caves. At correct wind direction the fountains and splashes are up to 10 m high. Location, GPS coordinates: 32.98277...

Cozumel Blowholes

Two blowholes in lava fields. Usually the fountains are not too powerful and visitors often love to stand in them. Location, GPS coordinates: 20.37468 N 86.88159...

Blowholes of Mughsail Beach

A group of three fine blowholes which have been reinforced by masonry and mesh. Fountains are up to 28 m high. Location, GPS coordinates: 16.87478 N...

The Spout in Newfoundland

An enormous, wave powered fountain in a beautiful natural setting - on the cliffs next to a waterfall of Spout River. Unusual blowhole as...

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...

Spouting Horn at Cook’s Chasm

An impressive blowhole which creates a tall, hissing fountain, when a wave enters Cook's Chasm. The fountain is up to 12 - 14 m...

Thor’s Well

Hole in the rocks at the sea which looks as if the ocean is drained in it. This is some 6-7 m wide hole,...

Depoe Bay Spouting Horn

An interesting, quite active blowhole next to the road. It creates up to 9 m high fountains which often pour on the cars which...

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...