Snow globe: wintry scenes from around the world
Friday, December 22, 2017, 2:39 PM -
With winter well underway, its not just Canada that is getting in on the joys and perils of the season.
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Weather you love or hate snow, freezing rain, subzero temperatures, messy roads, the flu, and everything else winter has to offer, it's undeniable that this time of year can create some stunning scenery.
Here are some of our favourite images from December around the world:
Liverpool's Sadio Mane looks on as snow falls. REUTERS
Afghan men play cricket on a field covered in snow on the outskirts of Kabul, Afghanistan December 16, 2017. REUTERS/Mohammad Ismail
Skating on a farmer's field: Due to rain, followed by freezing temperatures, fields in Dorion, Ontario have turned to large skating rinks. Courtesy Ed Chambers
Hukou Waterfall, Shaanxi Province, China
Workers remove snow during a heavy snowfall in Kiev, Ukraine. REUTERS/Valentyn Ogirenko
People commute on the Bessieres bridge next to the Cathedral during a morning snow fall in Lausanne, Switzerland. REUTERS/Denis Balibouse
The Rocky Mountains covered in snow. Credit Helga Knote
The Buffalo Bills run an offensive play in a snow storm against the Indianapolis Colts during the first quarter at New Era Field. Credit: Rich Barnes-USA TODAY Sports
A cyclist pushes his bicycle over the snow-covered Feldberg mountain, outside Frankfurt, Germany, December 19, 2017. REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach
The remains of an old lorry covered with snow are pictured in Santa Fe, Texas, U.S., December 8, 2017 in this picture obtained from social media. Jamie Andrews via REUTERS
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