746-88383 - Herrenchiemsee Palace, located on an island in lake Chiemsee, upper bavaria. The western facade called Gartenfassade with the french garden and the famous water games, Europe, central europe, germany, bavaria
857-92682 - A male skier is riding in deep powder snow. The trees are covered with a white layer and the sky is blue. Fairy tale landscape. Hokkaido, the north island of Japan, is geographically ideally located in the path of consistent weather systems that bring the cold air across the Sea of Japan from Siberia. This results in many of the resorts being absolutely dumped with powder that is renowned for being incredibly dry. Some of the Hokkaido ski resorts receive an amazing average of 14-18 metres of snowfall annually.