Newcomers are relentlessly reminded here, where white is the new black, that polar bears are the Big Dogs.
As dawn washes over the icy mountain planes, the hint of a new day ﬂoats through the air, and faint sunlight kisses Cotopaxi's snowy face.
China's spectacular ice festival has kicked off in style.
An unforgettable flight to the world's only ice continent makes for a perfect start to another New Year.
It may be summer but it's snowing on Mount Wellington when a group of cyclists begin their hair-raising descent.
Snow-capped mountains and chilly temps mark Canterbury’s first day of summer.
We finally crossed the Thorung La Pass after a gruelling trek through rugged terrain. Death had missed us by two days.
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Spring is here and Mt Ruapehu continues to receive snowfall, perfect for those looking for an escape to the mountain.
A geologist, a photographer and NZ Batman are amongst finalists hoping to win a trip to Antarctica.
This season has seen significant investment in the Queenstown ski scene.
Visiting Antarctica might be on your bucket list, but what is a ship voyage to the ice like?
Porters is on its way to becoming a ''major'' destination thanks to a four-seater chairlift.
Brenda Ward sees the Pisa Ranges whiz by in a blur of flying snow while mountain range driving near Cardrona.
Helicopters, perfect powder and luxury yachts await.
An action-packed getaway to Ruapehu district doesn't depend on snow - but it does help.
Over 20,000 snow enthusiasts made it out to both Whakapapa and Turoa last weekend after consistent snow fall left levels sitting at more than two metres
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