Amazing Mauritius Underwater Waterfall Illusion
Le Morne, the south west corner of Mauritius is islands major attractions. It’s surf break One Eye, and crystal clear lagoons make it a haven for water sport enthusiasts. The Mauritius Ocean Classic competitors have to shoot through the Le Morne pass with waves crashing on either side.
The back drop of Mt Brabant combined with white sand beaches make it arguably the best spot year round on the island. The setting in this image from St Regis Mauritius is hard to argue with.
This picture however, featured on TwistedSifter.com recently had the internet ablaze with talk of a bizarre phenomenon known as an underwater waterfall.
You can see the start of the idea in the real image above, and then if you check out Google Maps, it is obvious how this image happened. Illusion or not – we think it is cool !
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Search “Le Morne” for past articles on this stunning little part of Mauritius ! Feature article : A look at Le Morne, the south west corner of Mauritius