Surreal Sunken Platform in the Middle of a Lake


There's a wonderfully picturesque spot in Vöcklabruck, Austria where visitors are able to sit in the middle of a pond without getting wet. The scenic landscape includes a path leading down to a hollowed out circular area where people can take a seat and relax amongst nature. It's a surreal journey along the gradual ramp to the observational platform as the water level gains height either side. Once in the resting area, depending on perspective, visitors seem like they're wading in the lake without a drop of water on them.



Photo credit: Roland Barthofer
via [LikeCool]

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Tags: Vöcklabruck, Austria, architecture, design

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