Picture quiz: Can you identify these winter landscapes around the world?

These urban landmarks and natural regions look even more enchanting when sprinkled with snow, but are you able to name them?

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1. An easy start (we hope). Can you name the location of this icy harbour?

Bruges, Belgium

Copenhagen, Denmark

Vienna, Austria

Oslo, Norway

2. You'll find this unusual frozen lake in which country?





3. In which US city will you find this statue of George Washington?

New York

Washington DC



4. On which mountain will you come across snow-dusted Barafu base Camp?





5. In which city will you find the Rideau Canal Skateway?

Amsterdam, Netherlands

Ottawa, Canada

Krakow, Poland

Sapporo, Japan

6. This canyon receives approximately 1.5 million visitors every year. Can you identify it in the snow?

Cruz du Van, Switzerland

Yarlung Zangbo Grand Canyon, China

Bryce Canyon, Utah, USA

Grand Canyon, Arizona, USA

7. Rising to fame in Harry Potter, this railway viaduct looks even more picturesque in winter. What’s its name?

Avon Bridge

Glenfinnan viaduct

Balcombe Viaduct

Garndiffaith Viaduct

8. In which country will you find this stunning frozen waterfall?


Falkland Islands



9. In which European city will you find this beautiful Parliament building, situated next to the Danube River?

Prague, Czech Republic

Zagreb, Croatia

Bratislava, Slovakia

Budapest, Hungary

10. Can you name the UK county where you’ll find the chocolate-box village of Broadway?


East Sussex



11. Do you know which city this enormous snow-dusted bean belongs to?

Chicago, USA

Birmingham, UK

Tashkent, Uzbekistan

Helsinki, Finland

12. Where in the world would you find these traditional hanok houses sprinkled with snow?

Seoul, South Korea

Sapporo, Japan

Hanoi, Vietnam

Taipei, Taiwan

13. Hopefully an easy one. Can you name this iconic snow-capped mountain?

Mount Olympus

Mount Fuji

Mount Logan

Table Mountain

14. This image is captured in the 'polar bear capital of the world'. Where is that?

Churchill, Canada

Juneau, Alaska

Wrangel Island, Russia

Nuuk, Greenland

15. What is the name of this Antarctic location where you'll find the 'penguin post office', the world's most southerly post office?

Ellefsen Harbour

Port Foster

Port Lockroy

Andersen Harbour

16. What is the name of this tidal island in France?


Château de Chambord

Pont du Gard


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