Video Of The Week - Sweden's ICEHOTEL Turns 20!

By Meera Dolasia on April 5, 2010

Sweden's ICEHOTEL, the world's first and largest hotel made of ice and snow has just turned twenty. The hotel, which traces it's beginning to a 60sq. meter Igloo lodging, has grown to become a 5,500 sq. meter artistic splendor that is visited by thousands of people, each year.

Built entirely from the frozen waters of the Tourne River, the hotel is the collaborative work of many of the world's finest artists, who gather in the tiny Swedish town of Jukkasjarvi, year after year, to create unique masterpieces, only to see them melt away under the harsh Spring sunshine - Leaving behind just memories and some photographs!


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  • DogloverWednesday, April 16, 2014 at 1:04 pm
    OMG how would you sleep????!!!!
    • pinkTuesday, February 4, 2014 at 11:28 am
      • :)Thursday, January 23, 2014 at 10:01 am
        • dadTuesday, January 21, 2014 at 2:39 pm
          love it
          • bobTuesday, January 7, 2014 at 5:01 pm
            i'm awsome
            • BobWednesday, December 18, 2013 at 4:15 pm
              i'm awesome
              • rozeb
                rozebSaturday, December 14, 2013 at 4:36 pm
                4 years!
                • Miss Kool KidSaturday, December 14, 2013 at 2:16 pm
                  I seriously wanna go there! :-)
                  • jaeydepie
                    jaeydepieWednesday, November 13, 2013 at 2:48 pm
                    How do they sleep? Do they rest on ice? Do they? BRRRRRR..... ice beds.
                    • Aogt2Tuesday, August 13, 2013 at 6:28 pm
                      AWESOME BUT COLD


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