Ice sculptures of various sizes – from sweet miniatures to the high palaces – very nice and lit with colored lights.
In Harbin (China) since 1963, the international festival of ice and snow. It starts usually in late December, but the official opening takes place on 5 January. This year visitors to the festival again in complete awe of what he saw!
“We made sure to stay warm and properly insulated, said Ryan Bourg, an American tourist. But I think it is definitely worth it. Is not everywhere you can see”, informs Rus.Media.
Colorful ice palaces and towers produce a truly magical effect, but do not forget about the hard work of sculptors, who created their works in the cold.
Each year the festival of ice and snow in Harbin attracts more than a million tourists from China and other countries.
This year the Harbin festival of ice and snow located on an area of over 600,000 square meters and includes over 100 unique installations. On the creation of sculptures from the masters went about 110,000 cubic meters of ice and 120,000 cubic meters of snow.