The 2016 Ice and Snow Sculpture Festival in Harbin Welcomes The World

Welcome to Harbin 2016

The annual Harbin International Ice and Snow Sculpture Festival opened on January 5th. This winter wonderland of snow sculptures has been held in China since 1963. For the past 2 weeks sculptors have been carving away with ice picks, chisels…

New Year’s Eve Traditions around the World

HNY 2015-3

  In the Western calendar (Gregorian calendar), New Year’s Eve, the last day of the year, is on December 31. A year is the time it takes for the Earth to circle the sun one time, which is approximately 365…