It really is quite hard to explain the enormity of some of the snow and ice sculptures. Hopefully you can get a feel for the scale of some of them in these photos.
Popular cartoon characters.
Mickey Mouse dwarfs the surrounding buildings.
Me and Pingu.
Neil makes a new friend.
Aizu Tsuruga castle.
National Palace Museum, Taiwan.
Mickey Mouse as the "Magician's Nephew".
Snow Aquarium - Treasures from the Sea.
The Taj Mahal.