Lifestyle: The 2016 Harbin Ice & Snow Festival

(From the Atlantic)

By Alan Taylor

An ice sculpture at Harbin Ice & Snow Festival

An ice sculpture at Harbin Ice & Snow Festival

Every year, in northeast China’s Heilongjiang province, the city of Harbin hosts the Harbin International Ice and Snow Sculpture Festival, featuring massive ice and snow sculptures—more than a million visitors are anticipated this year.

At night, the sculptures are colorfully illuminated and visitors can climb and play on some of the structures. The festival officially opened on January 5, and will run through the end of February. Read more



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