In pictures: Snow delights and disrupts SA

At the risk of stating the obvious -- it's cold. Very cold. Much of the country has found themselves wrapped firmly in winter's icy grasp over the past few days. So much so that parts of SA have experienced to flurries of snow. The South African Weather Service has even issued a snow alert for various passes between the Eastern Cape and KwaZulu-Natal.

For a full list of affected passes, visit Traveller24.

However, some locals are making the most of the snowy situation, taking to social media to share photos of their backyard winter wonderlands. Here are a few of our favourites

 
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