The World's Coldest Vacations

These destinations will give you the chills—in more ways than one.

As the colder weather quickly approaches, many of us plan winter vacations to tropical destinations as a short, sunny reprieve during those few brutal months. But, why not embrace the cold? Some of the world's coolest spots happen to be below freezing and have chilling one-of-a-kind experiences you can't get sitting under a palm tree. From plunging into the icy depths of Iceland’s tectonic plates to partaking in a dog-sled safari, these are some of the best winter travel ideas you should try.