Chinese couples tie the knot at ice festival

  • 8 Jan 2018 at 21:02
  • Newspaper section: Video

Thirty-four couples on Monday braved icy conditions for a different kind of wedding, tying the knot at the Harbin Ice Festival. — Reuters

They brazed freezing temperatures, piling on coats on top of their suits and gowns to walk down a red carpet covered in snow.

In all, 34 couples were married in the mass celebration.

The frigid festival, marked by all sort of winter activities, draws several million tourists from across the country and internationally each year.