Tagged: snow

The mysterious case of Jean Hilliard

Lengby, Minnesota: It was December 20, 1980, when Jean Hilliard’s (19) automobile skidded on an icy road and lurched into a ditch. She was headed to her home after being at a friend’s when this...

Winter Olympics III

The 1932 Winter Olympics, officially known as the III Olympic Winter Games, were a winter multi-sport event in the United States, held in Lake Placid, New York. The games opened on February 4 and...

Iceland – Hit The Road

Via Denis Klein, A 8 days road-trip of 3240 kilometers around the main roads of Iceland. Gear used: Canon C100, DJI Phantom 4, Osmo, Mavic Video by: dk-production.be Music: Vök – Waterfall

Snapshots of Iceland

Iceland is a country of sharp contrasts. A place where fire and ice co-exist. Where dark winters are offset by the summer’s midnight sun. A country where insular existence has spurred a rich and...

Vatnajökull

Vatnajökull is the largest glacier in Europe covering 8% of the island of Iceland. Vatnajökull National Park – which encompasses the earlier national parks of Skaftafell and Jökulsárgljúfur – is the largest protected area...

Empire’s 30 greatest Christmas movies

It’s the most wonderful time of the year and it wouldn’t be Christmas without the seasonal movies we all know and love. Empire asked its readers to vote for their favorite festive films. 30. Brazil...

The real story of Christmas

The middle of winter has long been a time of celebration around the world. Centuries before the arrival of the man called Jesus, early Europeans celebrated light and birth in the darkest days of...

Watch a 7-hour train journey through Norway

The Norwegian documentary Bergensbanen details the gorgeous 300-mile (483 km), 7.5-hour-long train ride from Bergen to Oslo which traverses the frozen region of Finse (aka the planet Hoth in The Empire Strikes Back).