Only in Greenland: A beach for skiing and sledding

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Jan
11


A beach forged by fire and submerged by ice, Siorarsuit is as dramatic in the depths of winter as it is during the green summer months. Source: ┬ęCNN Video

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Sailing across the clear blue sea from the west coast of Greenland, a lush green island surrounded by dazzling white icebergs comes into view.

Brick red mountains tower above, while waves crash against the dark black shore of Siorarsuit beach, which translated means “The Great Sands.”

It’s a beach that’s particularly dramatic in the depths of winter, when a covering of snow makes skiing down to the water a real possibility…

Read Full Article, CNN (01-11-2018)

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