Harbin: Downtown

Harbin: Downtown

In addition to the larger ice and snow attractions, downtown Harbin is itself beautiful in the winter. Ice slide in downtown Harbin, Elijah Wilcott, 2008 Frozen tree in downtown Harbin, Elijah Wilcott, 2008 Giant ice chess board in downtown Harbin, Elijah Wilcott,...
Harbin: Snow Sculpture Park

Harbin: Snow Sculpture Park

In addition to building a city of ice every year, just across the street is a Snow Sculpture Park, where snow is packed into blocks, and artists create temporary sculptures. Some of them are small and detailed, and others are astonishingly enormous. Harbin Snow...
Harbin: Ice and Snow World

Harbin: Ice and Snow World

My first trip to Harbin in 2008 was absolutely amazing. I will never forget the sights I saw there. From the city made of ice to a garden of snow sculptures, it was probably my favorite tourist spot during my entire 7 years there. It was a little challenging at times,...