Harbin Ice and Snow Festival, China - National Geographic Travel Daily Photo
Harbin Ice and Snow Festival, China: A colossal snow sculpture, built in advance of the Harbin Ice and Snow Sculpture Festival in China, dwarfs a woman posing for a snapshot. The annual event showcases ice and snow carvers and features ice skating, illuminated ice displays, and a polar plunge for the hardy. Photograph by Kim Kyung-Hoon, Reuters/Corbis, January 22, 2014
Is this China's coolest town? Winter festival creates city made entirely from snow and ice
International Ice and Snow Festival in Harbin, China creates an entire city made from ice and snow. Festival activities include alpine skiing, ice slides, amazing city of ice sculptures and more. Next Festival starts on January 5, 2014.