Inside Japan's Sapporo Snow Festival 2023

The annual snow festival kicked off in Sapporo at physical venues for the first time in three years.(Photo: Twitter)

04 Feb, 2023 Snigdha Choudhury

Let it snow!

The 73rd Sapporo Snow Festival features more than 160 snow and ice sculptures.(Photo: AFP)

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How it all began

The famed snow festival first began in 1950 when local middle and high school students created six snow sculptures in Odori Park in central Sapporo. (Photo: Twitter)

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The art of sculpturing

Five gigantic snow sculptures over 10 meters tall are on display at the main Odori Park venue.(Photo: AFP)

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A major tourist attraction

According to the organisers, the major Hokkaido tourist attraction usually attracts more than 2 million domestic and overseas tourists every year. (Photo: AFP)

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