Hot Water Beach / by Mark Nunneley

The girls in Hot Water Gracie in Hot Water

Hot Water Beach

Hot Water Beach (2)

Hot water beach (2)The first major beach we went to in New Zealand was "Hot Water Beach" which is a delightful thermal oddity. A warm spring seeps beneath the beach, and by scooping a shallow hole in the sand, you can create a pool of warm water; the deeper you dig, the hotter the water becomes.