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11. Posted by summer910 (Respected Member 1342 posts) 10y

Quoting wouterrr

I have heard that some people that live in your area even haven't seen snow in their entire life. For me the sun is very important, makes me happy.

Yeah, it's not surprising that not everyone gets to see snow. My parents, for example, have never seen snow, because they don't to travel as much, and usually not during winter.

The sun makes me happy too, but sun 24/7 and high humidity aren't always the best combination.

12. Posted by Hien (Moderator 3906 posts) 10y

Quoting summer910

... The sun makes me happy too, but sun 24/7 and high humidity aren't always the best combination.

What?! Singapore now has got sun 24 hours a day?!

13. Posted by summer910 (Respected Member 1342 posts) 10y

Quoting Hien

What?! Singapore now has got sun 24 hours a day?!

Yes, does that make us a superpower or what?

14. Posted by angela_ (Respected Member 1732 posts) 10y

I wish we had weather that follows the weather forecast and have the same weather through a whole day. In one day in Iceland you can expect all seasons and all weathers..

15. Posted by wouterrr (Travel Guru 3379 posts) 10y

Quoting angela_

I wish we had weather that follows the weather forecast and have the same weather through a whole day. In one day in Iceland you can expect all seasons and all weathers..

But atleast you can have a hot natural bath in one of Icelands geysers

16. Posted by angela_ (Respected Member 1732 posts) 10y

But atleast you can have a hot natural bath in one of Icelands geysers[/quote]

Yes, I regularly bathe in 50-100 °C hot water...

17. Posted by wouterrr (Travel Guru 3379 posts) 10y

Quoting angela_

Yes, I regularly bathe in 50-100 °C hot water...

Yeah righttttt, Angela.......if so you must be cooked by now

18. Posted by auspolak (Budding Member 36 posts) 10y

Well here in Australia we NEVER get snow, but guess what, the best tropical weather you could imagine, think beautiful sunny days, beaches, relaxing weather....

But nice warm days down here for me are something of the ordinary, i wouldnt mind to see something like Snow or weather below 5 degrees celsius as its never colder than that over here....

19. Posted by soliqa (Respected Member 284 posts) 10y

Echoing what auspolak said I'd love to have snow on Christmas day for something different. Living in the intetior of Australia my Christmas day is generally spent in 45C heat which is generally not overly enjoyable and makes the traditional hot Christmas dinner less desirable!!

Cheers,

20. Posted by james (Travel Guru 4136 posts) 10y

Quoting auspolak

Well here in Australia we NEVER get snow, but guess what, the best tropical weather you could imagine, think beautiful sunny days, beaches, relaxing weather....

But nice warm days down here for me are something of the ordinary, i wouldnt mind to see something like Snow or weather below 5 degrees celsius as its never colder than that over here....

I disagree. Australia is so large, that you can't really generalise about the weather. For instance, compare Tasmania to tropical North Queensland. Where a good portion of the population live, Sydney and Melbourne, the weather's not at all tropical.

And we "NEVER" get snow??? Huh??? Have you not heard of the NSW or Vic ski fields???