A Wander Through China's Magical Winter Festival

  1. It's called the Harbin International Ice and Snow Festival
  2. It's the 32nd year of the festival
  3. There are several themed zones, including a sculpture art expo
  4. And a lantern fair
  5. This year's theme is "Pearl on the Crown of Ice & Snow"
  6. The best time to go here is at night, when the sculptures are lit from the inside
  7. The festival usually runs until the end of February, depending on weather
  8. The main attraction is Ice and Snow World with sculptures inspired by Chinese fairytales and landmarks
  9. Over a million visitors are expected to attend this year
    according to the festival organizers
  10. And the magnificent sculptures required more than 330,00 cubic meters of ice and snow to create