China's Ice City

This video from the BBC takes a tour of a new winter festival in China in which a city of sculptures has been created out of ice.

"[N]ow the cold stuff is being put to good use in Harbin in northern China.

Enormous ice sculptures have been created for a special winter festival which is expected to attract millions of visitors."

The projects include sculptures and ice-block buildings.

Full Story: Visitors flock to China 'ice city'

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