So we left our friends the Ducks and the Goat and headed off to Lake Taupo.
Again this was a long journey, but we always had the scenery to accompany us!
Fred had become a bit travel sick by always sitting in the back - so I offered to swap places with him! Sitting in the back gave another perspective - but it was not the most comfortable - its really a place for children! On the bright side I did not have to worry about navigating - even with a sat nav, somehow i need to reassure Keith we are going the right way - and of course I am not always sure myself!!
Lake Taupo turned out to be yet another lovely lake and we spent a few hours in the small town. The people of New Zealand really are exceptionally laid back and friendly - we had coffee in yet another of the many excellent coffee shops - I am an absolute convert to the 'flat white'!!
Parked up and replenished our booze stocks - row of Gnomes in the off licence......well why not!
|Lake Taupo - lovely vista for lunch!|