If freezing weather and adventure is your idea of fun, then you should try some of the most stunning ice hotels around the world.
The construction on the hotels begins between November and March when snow can be compacted and thick levels of ice form and these ice hotels have to be reconstructed every year. The walls, fixtures, and fittings are made entirely of ice or compacted snow and are held together using a substance known as snice, which takes the place of mortar in a traditional brick-built hotel.
So grab your biggest and warmest jackets and have some spine-chilling fun. Make sure you get a flu shot before heading to any of these destinations with sub-freezing temperatures. [Read more…]