Enormous 'Ice City' appears in China for Harbin Festival

Check out this incredible real life winter wonderland


This enormous 'ice city' is a real-life wonderland in China.

Located in Harbin, in China's northernmost province, the 33rd annual Harbin International Snow and Ice Festival is spectacular.

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Every year, workers harvest ice from the nearby Songhua River and build some incredible sculptures and monuments using a total of 180,000 cubic metres of ice over an area twice the size of Disneyland. The average temperature in Harbin is just 8F (around -13C).

The festival is expected to last until February.

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