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Encyclopedia > SnowCastle of Kemi
SnowCastle in 2006
SnowCastle in 2006
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The SnowCastle of Kemi is the biggest snow castle in the world. It is rebuilt every winter with a different architecture in Kemi, Finland. In 1996 the first snow castle drew no less than 300,000 visitors. Image File history File linksMetadata Download high-resolution version (2048x1536, 1147 KB) SnowCastle in Kemi, Finland 2006 Dmitry Makarov File links The following pages on the English Wikipedia link to this file (pages on other projects are not listed): SnowCastle of Kemi Metadata This file contains additional information, probably added... Image File history File linksMetadata Download high-resolution version (2048x1536, 1147 KB) SnowCastle in Kemi, Finland 2006 Dmitry Makarov File links The following pages on the English Wikipedia link to this file (pages on other projects are not listed): SnowCastle of Kemi Metadata This file contains additional information, probably added... Image File history File linksMetadata Download high-resolution version (1536x2048, 1040 KB) SnowCatle in Kemi, Finland 2006 Dmitry Makarov File links The following pages on the English Wikipedia link to this file (pages on other projects are not listed): SnowCastle of Kemi Metadata This file contains additional information, probably added... Image File history File linksMetadata Download high-resolution version (1536x2048, 1040 KB) SnowCatle in Kemi, Finland 2006 Dmitry Makarov File links The following pages on the English Wikipedia link to this file (pages on other projects are not listed): SnowCastle of Kemi Metadata This file contains additional information, probably added... // For other uses, see Snow (disambiguation). ... Balmoral Castle, Scotland Castle has a history of scholarly debate surrounding its exact meaning. ... Winter is one of the four seasons of temperate zones. ... Kemi is a town and municipality of Finland. ... 1996 (MCMXCVI) was a leap year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar, and was designated the International Year for the Eradication of Poverty. ...


The area covered by the castle has varied from 13,000 to over 20,000 square meters. The highest towers have been over 20 meters high and longest walls over 1,000 meters long, and the castle has had up to three stories. Despite its varying configurations, the snow castle has a few recurring elements: a chapel, a restaurant and a hotel. A chapel is a private church, usually small and often attached to a larger institution such as a college, a hospital, a palace, or a prison. ... Toms Restaurant, a restaurant in New York made familiar by Suzanne Vega and the television sitcom Seinfeld A restaurant is an establishment that serves prepared food and beverages to order, to be consumed on the premises. ... The 4-star Manor House Hotel at Castle Combe, Wiltshire, England. ...

  • The ecumenical SnowChapel with 50-100 seats has seen numerous weddings of couples from as far away as Japan and Hong Kong.
  • The SnowHotel offers a choice of double rooms and a honeymoon suite, all of which are decorated by local artists using local materials.

The SnowCastle of Kemi also hosts such things as an adventure land for kids, a theatre and ice art exhibitions with lights and sound effects. Many opera singers and dancers have performed in the SnowCastle of Kemi. Binomial name Rangifer tarandus (Linnaeus, 1758) The reindeer, known as caribou when wild in North America, is an Arctic and Subarctic-dwelling deer (Rangifer tarandus). ... Ice sculpting on the streets of Gamla Stan, Stockholm Ice sculpture is a form of sculpture that uses ice as the raw material. ... The word ecumenism (also oecumenism, Å“cumenism) is derived from Greek (oikoumene), which means the inhabited world, and was historically used with specific reference to the Roman Empire. ... A honeymoon is the traditional trip taken by newlyweds to celebrate their marriage. ... The Teatro alla Scala in Milan, Italy. ... For other uses, see Dance (disambiguation). ...


External links

  • Kemi SnowCastle - The world's biggest snowcastle
  • SnowCastle Image Gallery - Zipped photo collection
  • Kemi SnowCastle - Video by SantaTelevision

 
 

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