recipes & lifehacks
Despite the fact that the glaciers and ice caps are located in the immediate vicinity of the North Pole, it is not as cold there as many would think. The average air temperature is + 5 ° C in summer, and not lower than -15 ° C in winter. This climate is due to the impact of the Gulf Stream that washes the shores of Spitsbergen.
If you come to Norway in June, July or August, you will be able to see an unusual phenomenon – glacial waterfalls, an exciting and fascinating spectacle of Mother Nature. From the great heights of glacier and ice caps tons of water are crashing down.
You can reach this place from Longyearbyen, then continue the journey by water.
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The magnificent Austfonna Ice Cap is like an illustration to a fairytale or a futuristic landscape of a strange planet.17