March 6th, 2014

built in China

"The world's largest ice Santa Claus" hard-working Chinese have built in the city of Harbin. Dubbed as it simply – "Daddy Christmas". According to experts, the height of the ice sculpture – 24 meters, while the length is 160 meters. It should be recalled that in Harbin every year organizes the famous festival of ice sculptures. But this year the organization of the event has become more complex and global warming. According to one of the sculptors Tana Gundzhuna, this year's Christmas Pops, even more than in the past. This is despite the fact that in China were observed unexpected weather changes. For the past many years Ice Sculpture Festival is one of the major tourist attractions in Harbin. By the assumption of local visitors, this year it will visit 800,000 people, 80% of whom were tourists from China.