“Frozen” Kastoria Lake in all its glory (PICS)

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Northern Greece’s beautiful Kastoria Lake has “frozen” over after the region received heavy snowfall and below zero temperatures.

The lake which is also known as Lake Orestiada has been listed as a “Natural Monument of Outstanding Beauty” by the Greek Cultural Ministry.

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As the stunning images show, Orestiada has been “dressed” in white and looks more like a snowfield rather than a lake.

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Photos with the rare phenomenon were posted on sentra.com, highlighting the spectacular sight, which has impressed locals who are trying to make the most of this unique winter wonderland.

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Temperatures are well below zero and the snow is continuing at a steady pace in the region.

*Source and images courtesy of sentra.com