It's cool to take a dip in the Arctic

A young woman taking a quick dip in Unstad in northern Norway's Lofoten islands, within the Arctic Circle, on Sunday. The air temperature was a chilly -5 deg C, while the water temperature was 4 deg C.
PHOTO: AGENCE FRANCE-PRESSE

A young woman taking a quick dip in Unstad in northern Norway's Lofoten islands, within the Arctic Circle, on Sunday. The air temperature was a chilly -5 deg C, while the water temperature was 4 deg C.

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on March 13, 2018, with the headline 'It's cool to take a dip in the Arctic'. Print Edition | Subscribe