People have been making fountains for hundreds of years now. Romans were among the first who used fountains of water as a symbol of wealth and as a focal point of exterior decoration. Nowadays we have the means to create the most unusual designs using innovative technologies, different colors and spectacular shapes. Some of the modern fountains look crazy with conceptual elements in design; others are simply huge and beautiful, reminiscent of nature’s majestic geysers and waterfalls. Here’s a list of fountains from all over the world that will take your breath away.
71 Fountain, USA
This spectacular fountain resembles a giant ring that sits on its side. Inside there are dozens of small nozzles on the inner surface of the ‘ring’ all shooting water into one spot at the center of the construction. The 71 Fountain looks like an enormous wheel in a green natural setting. Head to 71 Highway in Ohio to see this masterpiece with your own eyes.
Tap Fountain, Spain
Concept fountains are the best, they just don’t cease to amaze us! There are more than a few tap fountains all over the world, but this is among the most impressive ones. Located in Menorca, Spain, this tap fountain looks like it’s just hanging in the air without any support whatsoever. The trick is genius in its simplicity – all the supports are hidden by the stream of water flowing out of the fountain. And it looks amazing!