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The day in our calendar that marks the first day of winter usually refers to the astronomical seasons which are a result of the Earth's axis and orbit around the Sun. This year, astronomical winter begins on 22 December and ends on 20 March For upcoming years, the dates for astronomical winter will be;. Winter & Company worldwide. Your WINTER & COMPANY contacts in Europe, Asia and the USA will advise you competently, creatively and personally. Click on the worldmap to find your local contact. Or use the below menu for all relevant content for your region. #1 STOWE, VERMONT A winter escape that’s accessible to all. Energized by a hearty homestyle breakfast, we all rose from the table and went our separate ways. Our children, Melanie and Jake, grabbed their skis and took the gondola to tackle the trails at Stowe Mountain Lisa drove to the Trapp Family Lodge to cross-country ski up to Slayton Pasture Cabin, a kilometer round-trip. Strong winter storms blanketed countries across Europe with snow this week. Here’s a look at the winter scenery in London and elsewhere across England.