Winter is almost here! Many of us wait eagerly for this season throughout the year. After all, it’s the season of holiday fun with family, sipping hot chocolate drinks under a warm blanket, and enjoying the beautiful, white snow. However, winter isn’t fun for everyone. In fact, the season can make life difficult for a lot of people.
In these pictures, you will see just how harsh winter can be in some places. From frozen benches and bushes to frozen bathrooms, these pictures show that winter isn’t always for the faint-hearted.
1. It appears as if these street signs in the northern state are shedding their skin.
2. When you roll down your car window after an ice storm and find... an ice window!
3. You've got to applaud this man for daring to wear shorts in this kind of weather...
4. One wonders how strong the roof of this cabin is. Look at the amount of snow on it!
5. That's a chunk of ice from a railing! Unbelievable, isn't it?
6. They've built a castle entirely out of snow! And it looks so sturdy, too.
7. Nope, that's not a photoshopped picture.
8. There's literally NO way out of this...
9. Would you like to rest on this park bench?
10. And this is why fire hydrants shouldn't be left open during the winter season.
11. Looks like this basketball game will only resume in summer.
12. This transparent tailgate after an ice storm looks so cool!
13. "Honey, I put the trash out!"
14. Snow in the summer months in Sweden can reach this high. Just imagine what the winter will look like.
15. An ice storm froze these still-blooming rose bushes.
16. When you find the perfect ice chair to feel like the King of the North!
17. Going to the loo in Siberia can be quite an uncomfortable experience ...
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