Lake Taupo

Read more about this picture
Read the 1 Comment
  • Lake Taupo
  • A lone fisherman stands in the still waters of Lake Taupo as the sun begins to set. Taupo is New Zealand’s largest lake and easily visible from space.

    If you stand in the water and move your feet around you may well feel the heat of underwater hydrothermal activity from a dormant volcano.

    It’s often said that the lake is bigger than the country of Singapore. However, Singaporeans might be happy to learn that the claim isn’t true and that Singapore is indeed a little larger than a lake in New Zealand!

    Using Google street view stand on the road overlooking the location where I took todays picture

    If you don’t get the 366 Daily email, why not sign up for that and you’ll get the next picture and story delivered right to your inbox.

    Also, find and “Like” 366 Pictures on facebook.

  • One comment on “Lake Taupo

    Leave a Reply

    Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *