Brightly colored lights illuminate giant ice structures at China’s Harbin International Ice and Snow Festival. The annual festival is one of the largest of its type in the world and features works that people can enter as well as admire from the outside.
Jan. 6, 2012 Ice scupltures are displayed at the Harbin International Ice and Snow Sculpture Festival in China. Fairy tale palaces, towering pagodas, and even an Egyptian Sphynx -- all carved from ice -- are among the sights at this year's festival, as the annual event, now in its 26th year, pulls crowds from across China and even visitors from overseas. AFP/Getty Images Buy Photo