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Welcome to L’Arte Cafe, Gallery and Garden

Welcome to Cafe Latte

Welcome to L’Arte Cafe

Located in the hills above Taupo, this charming cafe was the final stop of our Tutor’s Tour of Taupo.  The first things that greeted us were the teapots hanging from the trees, our welcome to this quirky place.

Sitting in the Easy Chair

Sitting in the Easy Chair

Virtually everything was tiled with mosaic tiles in brilliant colors,

Window with a View

Window with a View

including the framed window that looked out onto the gardens below.

Fantails at Cafe Latte

Fantails and Tuis

Artwork adorned every surface and freestanding art graced the many walkways.

Picnic table

Picnic table

Even the outdoor tables were covered in mosaic tiles.  But,

Ladies Toilet

Ladies Toilet

perhaps the most interesting of all were the restrooms.  These hung outside the ladies’ room.  there would be no mistaking which gender this room was intended for.

Ladies' Room

Ladies’ Room

While inside, with the door closed, every surface was covered.  Above, the rest of the room is reflected in the mirror.

Wash Hands

Wash Hands

What a quaint way to remind all that hands should be washed before leaving the room!  Definitely a winner!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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